Junior National Invitational

Junior National Invitational

Boys Tournament

The Hall of Fame Junior National Invitational is a nationals-like event for 9u-14u teams from across the country. The event provides all teams with a minimum 4-game guarantee tournament in the city where basketball was invented. Games will be competitive and played at the Mass Mutual Center, the best 4-court facility in the Northeast.

Tournament Information

  • Premilinary schedule now available on Basketbull Live! Click here to download the app and get your schedule in advance of it's official release! 
  • July 6th - 8th, 2012 (Friday - Sunday)
  • Age groups 9u, 10u, 11u, 12u, 13u, and 14u
  • Ideal tournament for teams looking to play in a "nationals-type" of feel or also can be a warm-up for teams playing in National Tournaments in July and August.
  • 4 game guarantee

Tournament Updates

  • The preliminary schedule is now available through Basketbull Live.  Click here to download the App. and get your schedule!  
  • The official schedule will be posted by Tuesday evening, 10pm. 
  • Coaches please bring copies of all rosters, birth certificates and other necessary documentation to the tournament.  Please check in at least 30 minutes prior to first game.
  • Coaches of ALL teams, please send Rosters ASAP to naismithtourney@basketbull.org

Previous Years Results

Tournament Sites

Mass Mutual Center (4 Air-Conditioned courts)
Springfield Technical Community College

Tournament Format

  • All teams will be guaranteed to continue playing (in a single-elimination bracket) after pool play is complete.
  • All BasketBull tournaments use only IABBO Certified Officials
  • 4 game guarantee

Tournament Cost and Registration

  • $425, teams must pay in advance, NO EXCEPTIONS
  • ALL teams must submit roster to naismithtourney@basketbull.org
  • Teams are encouraged to pay online via "REGISTRATION" button in upper-right corner
  • Teams can send registration with enclosed registration form to:

Basketball Hall of Fame
c/o BasketBull, LLC
1000 West Columbus Ave.
Springfield, Ma. 01105

  •    Multiple team discounts are available with 3+ teams

Upon registering and committing team to the tournament, please see tournament policies, by clicking here, regarding cancellation policy and refunds.  If you are on the schedule, you are considered COMMITTED to the tournament.

Tournament History

Past organizations to have played: Connecticut Basketball Club, Maine Nation, JB Hoops (Pa.), Bay State Magic, West Side Terriers, QC United (Can.), Grassroots Canada, New England Playaz, Boston Spartans, Mass Rivals, South Shore BBall Club, Boston Warriors, I Love of Youth (NY), Gladiator Basketball (NH), Connecticut Elite, Brockton Mavericsks, Mass Premier, Natural Ballers (NJ), All For One (Ma.), Springfield Heat (Ma.), and others....

Tournament Contact Information

  • Colin Tabb @ 413-382-0272 (office line)
  • CTabb@basketbull.org
  • Schedule requests need to be made via an email to the tournament director, or they may not be granted.  It is at the director's discretion to grant a request.

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