April 26th – April 28th, 2019
14u-17u Boys AAU Teams
Open to League and Non-League Teams
We will be 10 miles from the Under Armour Association Event!
OKUN Fieldhouse (Tournament HQ)(4 courts)(FRI+SAT+SUN)
20200 Johnson Drive
Mill Valley High School (3 courts)(Friday+Saturday+Sunday)
5900 Monticello Rd,
Shawnee, KS 66226
Prairie Ridge Elementary School (1 court)(FRIDAY & SUNDAY ONLY)
22405 Clearcreek Pkwy
Shawnee, KS 66226
Click Here to register for this event!
For RecruitLook Hoops League:
All games will be ‘Showcase-Style’. We’ll have the schedule set for the entire weekend. Each team will move up and down the standings to determine their seeding for the March Madness style bracket play at the Finale. The Finale will take place during the same time and location as the prestigious Sunflower Showcase.
For Non-RecruitLook Hoops Teams:
All games will be ‘Showcase Style’. Our staff will watch your games and invite select squads to compete at the RecruitLook Finale in Atlanta during the live period in July. Players will also be eligible for the Larry Hughes All-League Camp.
Larry Hughes All-League 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.
NCAA Certified Event Information
CERTIFIED EVENT INFORMATION
Please note the NEW NCAA Requirements for this tournament: (MANDATORY) All of the steps below must be completed by 15U-17U boys’ and girls’ teams in order to participate. Teams without approved coaches and rosters on the NCAA BBCS will not be allowed to participate in the NCAA-certified portion of this event.
Step 1 – Coaches obtain USA Basketball Gold Licenses: All Coaches must obtain a USA Basketball Gold Coach License with NCAA Status. This requirement applies to coaches, assistant coaches, and any bench personnel (non-players). Allow 3 weeks for processing. You will not be able to enter your rosters on the new BBCS website (step 2) until you complete this process. Click here for detailed application instructions from USA Basketball (use the link at the bottom of the USA Basketball instruction page to start your application). START EARLY!
Step 2 – Register on the new BBCS: ALL COACHES AND ATHLETES must create individual accounts on the all-new NCAA BBCS website https://BBCS.ncaa.org. Only coaches who have completed the above Step 1 will be allowed to create accounts on the BBCS. Click here for guidelines, legislation, and step by steps on how to use the new BBCS.
REMINDER: Teams who have not completed all of the above steps WILL NOT be allowed to participate in the NCAA certified portion of the tournament. Coach Certification: ALL COACHES must have a valid NCAA Approval number in order to coach at this event.
This event is a Stay-and-Play event, requiring all teams and their guests in need of hotels to reserve their rooms through our hotel provider. TBD Travel makes booking hotels easy, while finding the best possible rates. To ensure your spot in this event, make sure you book all your hotels through the link provided.
If you need additional assistance, please message contact us.
All team coaches must check in at tourney headquarters before their first game to verify their rosters, show proof of Team Coach NCAA Approval, 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 NCAA certified coaches. *no exceptions*
Team coaches without NCAA approval numbers will not be allowed on the bench. Teams without rosters on the BBCS will not be allowed to play until the roster is entered. These NCAA requirements will be strictly enforced. Also, be sure to bring a printout of the latest version of your NCAA BBCS roster with you.
We use EPlay software to track player stats. We’ll need ALL teams to create a FREE account on EPlay and begin uploading their roster.
We will be tracking player stats for RecruitLook Hoops League games, and we can only do this if rosters are updated with 100% accuracy on EPlay. We will use that data to input player information into our web application for statistical coverage.
Teams are responsible for bringing their own warmup and game balls.
Please make sure you check the schedule frequently and especially prior to your games for any changes or adjustments that may have been made. You are responsible for knowing where to go and when.
We anticipate releasing the schedule 3 days before the events starts.
Under 5: Free
Wristbands must be worn at all times to gain admittance. Each team will receive two (2) coaches passes. All coaches must check-in to get their coaches passes. If you do not have your wristband on at the time of your game you will be required to pay admission. Players will be admitted with uniform.
When reading, either the team on the right, or in listing, the team on the bottom is the HOME team and will wear white / light colors. However, you should always bring both sets of uniforms to the gym.
Past Event Coverage
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.
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.
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.