Midwest Live Summer Showcase

Hosted by Iowa Gym Rats | July 8-10, 2022

NCAA Certified

RecruitLook Hoops heads to Omaha, Nebraska for the Midwest Live Summer Showcase hosted by Iowa Gym Rats. A great event for regional teams to compete in front of college coaches during the NCAA Live Period. Don't miss out on your chance to compete against the best!

Event Details

WHEN

July 8-10, 2022

Deadline: June 29th

AGE GROUPS

9u-17u

This event will also have feature our Junior Circuit. Two events in the same city! Click the button for more info.

GAME TIMES

Day 1: 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Day 2: 8:30 am - 10:00 pm

Day 3: 8:30 am - 3:00 pm

COST

$550/team

$50/team OFF multi-team

use code (MULTI) at checkout

4 Game Guarantee (HS)

3 Game Guarantee (Youth)

FORMAT

Showcase Style

The schedule for the weekend will be set with each game being a showcase style. There is no bracket play for this event.

FACILITIES

Union Bank & Trust Sports Complex

21015 Cumberland Drive | Elkhorn, NE, 68022

Iowa West Fieldhouse

5 Arena Way | Council Bluffs, IA 51501

*facilities are 20 minutes away*

Additional Information

SPECTATOR INFORMATION

Friday Daily = $TBA
Saturday Daily = $TBA
Sunday Daily = $TBA
Kids under 5 are FREE

Wristbands must be worn at all times to gain admittance.

GAME PLAY

Coming Soon!

GAME BALLS

Teams are responsible for bringing their own warmup and game balls.

JERSEYS

When reading, either the team on the right, or in listing, the team on the TOP is the HOME team and will wear white / light colors. However, you should always bring both sets of uniforms to the gym.

TEAM CHECK-IN

All team coaches must check in at tourney headquarters before their first game to verify their rosters, show proof of Team Coach, and to get a coaches pass. Each team will get 2 total coaches passes (1 Head Coach, 1 Assistant Coach). Coaches passes are only for Team Coaches. 

Event Registration Instructions

You can register with the link below AND pay for your team(s). You must be registered and paid prior to participating in this event.

We must have your rosters submitted prior to the event. Please input your roster information on the NCAA BBCS as soon as possible to be included in the coaches packets.

Stay-And-Play

Iowa Gym Rats Basketball has a “Stay to Play” policy for all tournaments.

“Stay to Play” – This requires all out of town teams and participants in need of hotel accommodations must make their reservations through TBD Travel Services to ensure placement in the tournament.

You can book your rooms through this link.

 

LARRY HUGHES ELITE CAMP

Anyone that competes in the RecruitLook Hoops Events is eligible to get invited to our Larry Hughes Elite Camp. Larry Hughes will be the lead instructor, and athletes will be given basketball skills and drills, recruiting seminars, life lessons, and scrimmages in front of college coaches.

RecruitLook Hoops
Past Event Coverage

2021 Event Highlights

We hosted 1,000+ boys basketball teams in 2021 and over 1,000 college coaches (in-person & on the live streams) throughout the spring and summer. Our circuit teams benefited by playing top-level competition in front of college coaches.

2020 Event Highlights

COVID-19 impacted our overall tournament schedule but it didn’t stop the star power and talented hoopers from showcasing their skills. Hundreds of D1 & other schools watched via Live Stream.

2019 Event Highlights

The RecruitLook Hoops Events were once again loaded with talent! There were more than 350+ college coaches during the 2 Live Period windows, and the Larry Hughes Elite Camp was full of college bound prospects.

2016 Event Highlights

Players like Jack Nunge (Iowa), Mark Smith (Illinois), James Wiseman (#1 ranked), Darius Garland (Vanderbilt), Javon Pickett (Mizzou), Zion Harmon (2021 #1 PG), Brady Manek (Oklahoma) and others were at RecruitLook Hoops Events.

2013 Event Highlights

Jayson Tatum stole the show at the 2013 RecruitLook Hoops’ Sunflower Showcase with a packed house of college coaches and fans for each of his games.

2018 Event Highlights

3 big-time tournaments that had over 250 teams and 200 college coaches, and one of the top camps in the nation, the Larry Hughes Elite Camp.

2015 Event Highlights

Tons of talent again in 2015 with the likes of Colin Sextion (Alabama), Chaundee Brown (Wake Forest), Rodney Miller (Miami), Shamorie Ponds (St. John’s), Al Durham (Indiana), Malik William (Clemson) and others were at RecruitLook Hoops Events.

2017 Event Highlights

150 teams from 19 different states and Canada compete in the RecruitLook Hoops’ Sunflower Showcase event. Over 200 college coaches were in attendance.

2014 Event Highlights

Highlighting the Sunflower Showcase was 5-star Allonzo Trier of Athlete’s First. Trier was unanimously named D1 Circuit’s MVP of the NIKE EYBL. Trier lead Nike’s EYBL circuit at a whopping 29.4 ppg, and is the all-time leading points scorer for the league.