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Basketball

All competition dates and venues subject to change.

All medals and ribbons MUST be collected during the Games. The NSGA will not mail MEDALS or RIBBONS after the Games.


Basketball

Events: Three on Three Half Court
Age Divisions: 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+, 85+
(85+ age division has been added to the 2017 National Senior Games with the caveat that there must be at least 4 teams registered for the National Senior Games.  If not, the 85+ group will be moved to the 80+ division.) 

Dates: June 3, 2017 - June 12, 2017
Venue:  Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Center
2100 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. N
Birmingham, AL  35203
Coaches/Captains Meetings: TBD

NSGA Basketball: Wilson NCAA Solution Game Basketball - WTBO700 Men - WTBO701 Women - 28.5

  •  Men - The circumference of the ball shall be within a maximum of 30 inches and a minimum of 29½ inches.
  •  Women - The circumference of the ball shall be within a maximum of 29 inches and a minimum of 28½ inches.

  • 2017 National Senior Games Rulebook: Click Here

    Qualification Requirements:
    1. All first-, second- and third-place teams at a 2016 NSGA qualifying games will qualify for the 2017 National Senior Games.
    2. Each 2016 NSGA qualifying games may qualify all basketball teams that compete in the 80+ and 85+ age division. Competition must take place in accordance with Rule H in order for teams to be qualified.

    Entry Regulations:
    1. Teams must be of all one gender.
    2. Team rosters shall be limited to 10 persons, including-non-playing coaches, non-playing captains and non-playing bench personnel. Teams are no longer limited to the number of out-of-state players on their rosters; however roster changes shall be allowed only as permitted under Rule F. It is the captain's responsibility to declare team residency subject to NSGA approval, at the time of registration.
    3. All registration and team rules apply to non-playing coaches, non-playing captains and non-playing bench personnel.
    4. At the National Senior Games athletes may compete on up to two teams per sport providing that the teams are in different age divisions that are scheduled to play in completely separate sessions.
    5. Basketball will be divided into the following age divisions for both men and women:  50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+, 85+.
    6. Age divisions for all team competition will be determined by the age of the youngest team member as of December 31, 2017.

    CLICK HERE for a Age-Division/Event Specific Competition Schedule (printable)

    The time of events will not be available until after registration closes. Actual Days of Competition may vary, depends on number of registered athletes in each event. 

    2017 NSG Basketball Pools/Schedule

    Click on the name of the event or document to view the list.
    THESE POOLS/TIMES WILL BE POSTED AT LEAST TWO WEEKS  BEFORE THE 2017 NATIONAL SENIOR GAMES
    Pools/times are subject to change based on withdrawals and any other changes.

    Schedule


    2017 NSG Basketball Participant Lists

    Click on the name of the event or document to view the list.
    THESE LISTS WILL BE POSTED AFTER REGISTRATION HAS CLOSED FOR THE 2017 NATIONAL SENIOR GAMES

    Teams


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