Winter 2016

All divisions are full and registration is now closed for our Winter 2016 league. Our next league is spring 2017 and registration will start on Sunday February 12th, 2017.

 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION! We will begin accepting registrations as of Sunday, October 9, 2016. You have several options for registration: (1) Online – preferred, (2) Mail in or (3) Drop off at The Gym. Registration is on a first come first serve basis until we have reached maximum capacity according to the number of volunteer coaches we have per division. So register early!!!

 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION   K-12 Coed. Players are divided by grade, not by age. Div A = Grades K – 2; Div 1 = Grades 3 & 4; Div 2 = Grades 5 & 6; Div 3 = Grades 7 & 8; Div 4 = Grades 9 – 12

 

Fee: $190 (Early registration is $160 if paid between the dates of October 9th and October 31st. ($25.00 sibling discount / $25.00 volunteer coaches rebate)

 

Fee includes a reversible jersey, shorts, 8 practices, 8 regular season games plus playoffs, trophy, and pictures.

 

MANDATORY Evaluation (may attend either date ): Tuesday, November 15th / 6:30pm – 7:30pm OR Saturday, November 19th / 10am – 11:00am.

 

Player evaluation is MANDATORY for all registered players. If a registered player does NOT attend the mandatory evaluation, their spot will be taken by a player that either walks up to register or on the waiting list. The registration fee will be refunded but a $50 cancellation fee will be withheld.

 

 

All participants must register and evaluation is MANDATORY.

 

 

Registered players’ registration is not complete until they have attended the mandatory evaluation. If a registered participant does NOT attend the mandatory evaluation, their respective spot will be filled by a walk up registrant. There is a $50 non refundable fee that will be deducted from the refund due any participants that don’t attend the mandatory evaluation.
Team rosters will be limited to a first come first serve basis and space is limited due to gym availability for practices and games. Therefore, online registration is encouraged. REGISTER EARLY!

 

 

Practices & Games: All games and practices are held at The Gym (2325 Atascocita Road, Humble, TX 77396 – across the street from Lindsey Lyons Park)

 

Practices: Practices will begin the week of November 28th. Each team will get two practices prior to the first game which is on Saturday, December 10, 2016. After the first game, each team will then have one – one hour practice during the week on either a Tuesday OR Friday, depending upon which team they are on. The ABA practice times are from 6pm – 10pm with each team practicing one hour. The younger teams will practice first then the older divisions come later. There will NOT be any practices the weeks of December 19th or December 26th in recognition of the Christmas / New Years Holiday.

 

Games: One (1) hour game (between hours of 8am – 3pm) played on Saturdays, beginning December 10th. The younger teams will have the early games first then the older divisions come later.There will NOT be any games on Decmeber 24th nor December 31st in recognition of the Christmas / New Years Holiday.

 

Volunteer Coaching: We are in need of volunteer coaches to have a successful league. If interested, please register yourself as a coach when registering your child. Any coaching questions, please email the Registrar at ababall1990@aol.com.

 

How to Register? Go to the “Register Here” tab at the top of this screen. You can either click on the “”Online Registration” tab to register online OR download a registration form.

 

 

For the quickest reply for registration information, please email the Registrar @ ababall1990@aol.com, or call the hotline at 281-319-3222.

 

 

ABA reserves the right to change any of the above information as needed for gym space availability

All divisions are full and registration is now closed for our Winter 2016 league. Our next league is spring 2017 and registration will start on Sunday February 12th, 2017.

Instructions for online registration: Click here to register online:

  1. Click on the Registration Link above
  2. Click ‘Create New Account'; if you’ve added your account already, you can login or request to have your login emailed to you.
  3. Once you are in the family account, click register now next to the players name you wish to sign up
  4. Choose your program, grade, and agree to the terms of service
  5. Fill out the entire registration form, then hit continue
  6. Verify your details, then continue back to your family account; you’ll see a pending invoice in your shopping cart
  7. Repeat steps 3-6 if other sign ups are needed, otherwise hit checkout and complete your registration
  8. You will receive an email confirmation that the registration has been completed.

 

Click here for downloadable registration form.

 

Once the form is completed, you may either mail it to the address on the form, OR drop it off at The Gym (2325 Atascocita Road, Humble, TX 77396).

 

***Online registration is highly recommended****

Division A (1st & 2nd)

Team W L T
   
 
Eastern Conference
Jan 28th Results

Jan 14th Results
1) Thunder 6 0 0 Lakers 19 Bulls 13   Rockets 16 Heat 14
2) Spurs 5 1 0 Clippers 19 Rockets 14   Thunder 21 Clippers 11
3) Clippers 3 3 0 Nuggets 12 Thunder 24   Spurs 24 Nuggets 7
4) Nuggets 2 4 0 Spurs 23 Heat 11   Knicks 23 Bulls 17
5) Rockets 2 4 0 Cavaliers 36 Warriors 5   Warriors 25 76ers 13
6) Heat 0 6 0 76ers 11 Knicks 15   Lakers 12 Cavaliers 13
 
Western Concept


Jan 7th Results

 

Dec 17th Results

7) Cavaliers 6 0 0 Thunder 21 Spurs 7   Clippers 15 Nuggets 24
8) Lakers 5 1 0 Knicks 18 Cavaliers 42   Heat 5 Thunder 24
9) Knicks 4 2 0 Bulls 15 76ers 7   Lakers 22 Knicks 15
10) Bulls 2 4 0 Warriors 10 Lakers 14   76ers 5 Cavaliers 34
11) Warriors 1 5 0 Rockets 20 Nuggets 7   Bulls 20 Warriors 12
12) 76ers 0 6 0 Heat 1 Clippers 16   Spurs 20 Rockets 5

Division I (3rd & 4th)

Team W L T      
 
Eastern Conference
Jan 28th Results
 

Jan 14th Results
1) Knicks 6 0 0 Nets 12 Cavaliers 33   Lakers 14 Cavaliers 19
2) Warriors 4 2 0 Kings 19 Thunder 16   Nets 15 Kings 9
3) Clippers 3 3 0 Clippers 20 Magic 14   Warriors 29 Clippers 14
4) Rockets 3 3 0 Bulls 26 Lakers 16   Thunder 37 Bulls 13
5) Magic 2 4 0 Rockets 33 Heat 6   Magic 13 Heat 10
6) Heat 0 6 0 Knicks 30 Warriors 21   Rockets 16 Knicks 18
 
Western Concept


Jan 7th Results

 

Dec 17th Results

7) Cavaliers 6 0 0 Warriors 16 Rockets 14   Bulls 27 Kings 9
8) Bulls 4 2 0 Heat 14 Clippers 26   Nets 6 Lakers 10
9) Lakers 3 3 0 Lakers 23 Kings 20   Heat 14 Warriors 34
10) Thunder 3 3 0 Magic 10 Knicks 21   Cavaliers 32 Thunder 15
11) Kings 1 5 0 Thunder 23 Nets 7   Clippers 27 Knicks 19
12) Nets 1 5 0 Cavaliers 22 Bulls 7   Rockets 29 Magic 27

Division II (5th & 6th)

Team W L T            
 
Eastern Conference
Jan 21St Results
 

Jan 14th Results
1) Clippers 4 0 0 Pistons 39 Bucks 22   Cavaliers 23 Trailblazers 10
2) Cavaliers 4 1 0 Raptors 50 Rockets 37   Warriors 21 Clippers 24
3) Thunder 3 2 0 Clippers 25 Bulls 13   Lakers 35 Rockets 48
4) Celtics 2 2 0 Spurs 40 Lakers 15   Celtics 27 Thunder 25
5) Trailblazers 2 2 0 Warriors 19 Cavaliers 29   Bulls 26 Bucks 23
6) Bulls 0 4 0 Mavericks 44 Celtics 29   Mavericks 46 Raptors 17
7) Warriors 0 4 0 Thunder 26 Trailblazers 5   Spurs 25 Pistons 24
 
Western Concept
 

Jan 7th Results

 

Dec 17th Results

8) Raptors 4 1 0 Bucks 23 Raptors 49   Thunder 32 Warriors 15
9) Mavericks 3 1 0 Mavericks 41 Spurs 20   Trailblazers 27 Celtics 19
10) Rockets 3 1 0 Bulls 7 Thunder 30   Raptors 29 Spurs 27
11) Pistons 2 2 0 Lakers 17 Pistons 22   Bulls 16 Cavaliers 34
12) Spurs 2 2 0 Celtics 31 Warriors 19   Bucks 35 Lakers 24
13) Bucks 1 3 0 Cavaliers 17 Clippers 31   Rockets 39 Mavericks 28
14) Lakers 0 5 0 Rockets 31 Trailblazers 18   Clippers 31 Pistons 11

Division III (7th & 8th)

Team W L T
Jan 28th Results
 

Jan 14th Results
1) Warriors 6 0 0 Timberwolves 39 Pistons 24   Spurs 24 Pistons 19
2) Lakers 4 2 0 Lakers 19 Spurs 40   Warriors 60 Lakers 28
3) Spurs 4 2 0 Rockets 21 Warriors 37   Timberwolves 33 Rockets 25
4) Timberwolves 3 3 0

Jan 7th Results

 

Dec 17th Results

5) Rockets 1 5 0 Warriors 44 Timberwolves 23   Lakers 47 Rockets 25
6) Pistons 0 6 0 Spurs 36 Rockets 20   Pistons 14 Warriors 43
Pistons 24 Lakers 28   Timberwolves 35 Spurs 42

Division IV (High School)

Team W L T
Jan 28th Results
 

Jan 14th Results
1) 76ers 4 2 0 Bulls 40 76ers 50   Bulls 50 Raptors 52
2) Thunder 4 2 0 Thunder 31 Raptors 26   76ers 35 Thunder 38
3) Raptors 3 3 0

Jan 7th Results

 

Dec 17th Results

4) Bulls 1 5 0 Thunder 44 Raptors 27   Raptors 42 76ers 45
76ers 53 Bulls 30   Bulls 46 Thunder 35

Atascocita Basketball Association

Game Rules 2013-2014

High school basketball rules will apply as published by the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS). Additional ABA rules for all Divisions (A-IV) with exceptions noted below:

  1. Every player must play at least 2 quarters. (16 minutes for Div A, 20 minutes for Div 1 – 4 anytime during the game.)  Any exceptions must be cleared with the Game Day Coordinator/Board Member and parent(s) prior to game. Violation of this rule may result in forfeiture of game.
  2. Players must wear the ABA issued jerseys and shorts. Failure may result in a one-time technical foul being assessed against the offending team.
  3. Free substitutions during dead balls. To aid coaches in substitution, the clock will be stopped at approximately the 5:00 minute mark of each quarter.  Coaches are instructed to have the substitutions ready for play at the 5:00 mark. This substitution mark is not to be considered a time out for coaches unless the coach calls a time out.
  4. Tie scores in regulation time are allowed one (1) two minute overtime with stop clock.  In tournament play, extra periods will be three (3) minutes in length.
  5. Full Court Pressing: Div A See #20.  Div 1 See # 24.  Divisions 1 – 4:  No full court presses with a fifteen point lead.  A team technical foul (two free throws and possession of the ball at mid court) will be assessed to the pressing team after the first warning to the pressing team.  After the third team technical foul, the coach will be assessed a technical foul.  See Rule # 17.
  6. Running clock except for the last two minutes of the game and any over time periods unless of a 15 point lead.*Clock will be stopped during the last two minutes of the game for foul shots and out of bounds. Clock starts when a player touches the ball on the in-bound throw.*Time can also be stopped for an injury or at the discretion of the referees or game coordinator.
  7. Div A & I players may step over the foul line after shooting foul shot.
  8. Allow one hour for each game as follows:*50-minute game activities*Division A:  4 – eight minute quarters and a two minute quarter for extra periods*Divs 1 – 4:   4-ten minute quarters and a two-minute quarter for extra periods.*Fourth quarter will take 15 minutes to play to allow for clock stopping during the final two minutes of play.*2 thirty-second time outs per team per half and one time-out during each extra period. Time-outs do not carry over to the second half or overtime period.  Each team has one one-minute time-out during an extra period.*2 one-minute quarter breaks and a three-minute break at half*A maximum 5-10 minutes for team warm-up.
  9. Only the coach and maximum of 2 assistant coaches may sit with their team during games. The assistant must be seated or facing the bench players. Only one coach is permitted to stand and coach the team on court.  Violation will result in a warning to the coach followed by a technical foul against the coach for continued violations.
  10. Player “Trash talking” and other unsportsmanlike conduct, which includes flagrant fouls and taunting, will not be tolerated.   The game officials have been instructed to put an immediate stop to it.  First offense will result in warning and additional violations will result in player technical fouls and/or ejection. In addition, spectators in the stands who are behaving badly may be assessed a technical foul as well and ejected from the game after one warning from the referee. Any spectator who jumps out onto the court for any reason other than an injury to a player, will automatically be assessed a technical foul and ejected from the game at the discretion of the referee.  Any person (spectator, coach, player, parent, etc…) that is ejected is required to immediately vacate the gym.
  11. Delay of games: Technical foul is assessed after the first warning.  A technical foul will be administered without the warning, if the delay is within the last minute of the quarter.
  12. Game forfeiture:  Scheduled game time is forfeiture time.  If team is not ready to play at scheduled time, their game will be forfeited.
  13. Division A & I will use 28.5 youth (or women’s) ball.
  14. Disconcertion rule – During a free throw, players are not allowed to wave their arms or make any noise to the free throw shooter in an attempt to distract the shooter.  Violation will result in the shooter being granted another free throw or a technical foul if the action persists.
  15. Player will wear their shirts inside their shorts throughout the game.  Shorts will be worn at the waist and will not “sag”.
  16. Coaches are required to stay in the “coach’s box”.  The coach’s box will be outlined prior to the start of the first game of the day. Violation will be an initial warning followed by a technical foul against the coach for any continued violation.
  17. Unsportsmanlike conduct from a coach, spectator or player will result in a technical foul against the coach or player. See Rule #10.  Severe violations are subject to Board review and additional penalties may be imposed, i.e. suspension and/or banishment, as deemed necessary.
  18. A coach with two technical fouls assessed to him/her will leave the bench or gym and not be allowed to coach his/her team for the remaining of the game. This disqualification will be at the discretion of the referee if the coach does not make any attempt to correct any unsportsmanship violations. (Rule #5, #9 and #10,  #15, #16)
  19. Disqualified players will stay on the team’s bench and will not vacate their position on the bench during regulation and overtime play.  Violations will result in a one–time technical foul assessed to the coach.
  20. Special Division A Rule: Teams may not press in the backcourt at any time. Coaches are given two warnings before a technical foul (two free throws and possession of the ball at mid court) is assessed for each ensuring violation. No warning will be given during the last minute of a quarter.
  21. Special Division A Rule Each player will be allowed a free throw at the start of the game. These points will be part of the total score. Free throw will be from the 10′ free throw line.  Each team will shoot the maximum number of free throws as the number of opposing players.  For example, if one team has eight players and one team has six players, the team with six players will shoot two extra free throws.  The team member(s) shooting the free throws will be a player(s) that has not made a free throw at the start of the game. The intent is for each player to have an opportunity to score a point.
  22. Special Division A Rule Lane violation will be 5 seconds.
  23. Special Division A Rule   During the regular season and playoffs, every player must sit out a minimum of ten (10) minutes a game. For the regular season game where a team has only six (6) available players, each player must sit out a minimum of four (4) minutes. In the playoffs, each player must sit out a minimum of four (4) minutes per game.
  24. Special Division 1 Rule:    Teams may not press in the backcourt until the 4th quarter, and overtime as applicable.  A team technical foul (two free throws and possession of the ball at mid court) will be assessed to the pressing team after the first warning to the pressing team.  After the third team technical foul, the coach will be assessed a technical foul.  See Rule # 17.  Three point shots are not counted in Division 1.

Please focus on the kids and not the score. Displays of unsportmanship from the Coaches, players, or parents will not be tolerated and continued displays of such will result in ejection from the gym.