January 7 & 8, 2023
January 7, 2023 9:00 am Tip Off.
On Friday evening, January 6, 2023, there will be open gym for players to shoot around, time and location to be determined.
T-shirt pick up will be available Friday night during the open gym as well as Saturday during the tournament.
*More detail will be posted as we get closer.
A 5-10 minute warm-up period will precede each game.
Each game will be played with two 15 minute halves, running time.
During the last minute of both halves, the clock will be stopped on all dead balls. If there is a 20 point differential, the clock will not stop.
A 30 second shot clock will be used for all games.
There will be a 5 minute break between the halves.
A speaking captain shall be designated for each team.
Each team will be allowed 2 full (1 minute in length each) timeouts in regulation play.
Any unused timeouts may be carried over into overtime.
If the game is tied at the end of regulation, a 3 minute overtime will be played.
Each team will be awarded an additional 30 second timeout for each overtime.
The clock will be stopped after each made basket during overtime.
The free throw shooter must remain behind the line until the ball contacts the rim or backboard.
Players may enter the lane as soon as the shooter releases the ball.
Technical fouls will result in two foul shots and possession of the ball.
The clock will be stopped during all free throws.
On non shooting fouls, the team who was fouled will regain possession out of bounds.
TOURNAMENT DISQUALIFICATION RESULTS FROM:
2 technical fouls per tournament.
1 flagrant or excessive foul per tournament.
If a player is disqualified, they may not return for the duration of the tournament.
The Referees have final say over the rules and have the ability to make decisions on any rule that is not covered in this document.
With the exception of the rules listed above, all other game play will follow NCAA guidelines linked below.
Welcome to the 2023 Lake George Alumni Association Basketball Tournament, which will be held on Saturday and Sunday, January 7 & 8, 2023. We thank the Lake George Central School District for partnering with us to bring you the tournament. Any former Lake George student, relatives of current or former students, and any current or former Lake George faculty or staff, are welcome to play. All players are required to register. Registration will remain open until November 30, 2023.
All players will receive a team shirt. In order to cover the cost of the shirts and referees, each player must pay a $20.00 fee as part of their registration. Registration is a simple 2-step process. The first step is to pay the registration fee by clicking on the “Registration Fee” link below. That will open a new tab in your browser that allows you to pay using PayPal or a credit card. Once you make the payment, PayPal will immediately send you a confirmation email with a confirmation number.
The second step is to complete the registration form, which starts with inputting your PayPal payment confirmation number. After you input your name, you must input the name of your team captain. Individuals not part of a team cannot register at this time. Once the form is complete, click on the “SEND” button at the end and you will be registered. If you click on the “SEND” button without completing all the fields, or paying the registration fee, you will not be registered. Email your questions to LGAlumniBasketball@gmail.com.
Individuals interested in playing but who don’t have a team can email us at LGAlumniBasketball@gmail.com.
Additional information will be provided to team captains by email, and the website will be updated periodically. Check the website for updates including open gym time.
We welcome tournament sponsors. Sponsors donating $100 or more will be featured on the back of the game shirts and included in printed material. Interested sponsors should email us at email@example.com.