The Midwest Live Spring Showcase will feature teams from Iowa, Nebraska, Minnesota, Colorado, Kansas and Missouri. We are excited to SHOWCASE 180+ teams this year and look forward to a great event. We will be live streaming games played at Iowa West Fieldhouse throughout the weekend.

Event:

Midwest Live Spring Showcase

When:

April 22-24, 2022

*Games will start Friday night at 6:00pm

Where:

Council Bluffs, IA and Omaha, NE

Who:

3rd-11th (Boys Only)

Entry Fee: 

$400 per team for HS (9th-11th)

$300 per team for Youth (3rd-8th)

Use Promo Code of MULTI when registering to receive $50 off for 2 or more teams.

Schedule: 

MIDWEST LIVE SPRING SHOWCASE SCHEDULE/RESULTS (CLICK HERE)

-Schedule was UPDATED @ 11:04pm on 4/19/2022. Coaches were notified!

-Please check back for any changes throughout the week and download the “Tourney Machine App” to stay up to date with the schedule and results.

-Changes will ONLY be made if there was a mistake or something unforeseen were to happen

-There will be NO wall brackets or schedules posted at the gym. Please use the app.

-Please DO NOT contact director and ask for changes as most schedule requests were met as we tried our best

Gym Location and Admission:

Iowa West Fieldhouse- 5 Arena Way, Council Bluffs, IA 51501 (15U-17U play here)

UBT Sports Complex- 21015 Cumberland Dr., Elkhorn, NE 68022 (3rd-8th grade play here) 

The Mark- 20902 Cumberland Dr., Elkhorn, NE 68022 (3rd-8th grade play here)

Adult Admission

Friday- $10, Saturday- $15, Sunday- $10

K-12 Student Admission

Friday – $5, Saturday – $10, Sunday – $5

Rules:

MIDWEST LIVE – EVENT RULES (CLICK HERE)

College Coach Information:

COLLEGE COACH PRE-REGISTRATION (CLICK HERE)

-Please Pre-Purchase Packet

-Doors open @ 5:30pm on Friday and 7:30am on Saturday and Sunday

-College Coaches may ONLY pick up their packet at Iowa West Fieldhouse

-Please use the door labeled “COLLEGE COACH ENTRANCE”

-Snacks and drinks served on Friday, Lunch ONLY on Saturday, and Lunch ONLY on Sunday

Baller TV Live Stream Information:

CLICK HERE TO WATCH GAMES LIVE ON BALLER TV

Registration Method/Deadline:

MIDWEST LIVE SPRING SHOWCASE REGISTRATION – CLICK HERE

REGISTRATION DEADLINE  IS 04/14/2022 or Until FULL

Format:

  • 4 game guarantee for HS teams
  • 3 game guarantee for 3-8th teams

Mandatory NCAA Requirements for 15U, 16U, and 17U Teams:

Step 1:

Coaches and Team Coordinators need to be aware that this event has certain parameters that need to be met in order to have your team/program participate. For more information visit the following website: www.ncaa.org/basketballcertification or https://ncaa.egain.cloud/kb/ECAG/home

-These websites will give you step by step instructions

Step 2:

Coaches or Team personnel that participate in the event and will be coaching or sitting on the team bench for a 15U, 16U, or 17U team must have a USA Basketball Gold License. For more information please visit the following website: https://community.usab.com

-All individuals involved in coaching activities(15U, 16U, and 17U) will need to obtain a USAB Gold License.

-Please note that coaches that previously had a USAB Gold License should RENEW their previous account and NOT create a new one

Step 3:

Team organizations, coaches, and athletes will need to be registered in the Basketball Certification System(BBCS). Please visit the following link once you have completed steps 1 and 2: http://bbcs.ncaa.org

-Returning coaches and athlete users should RENEW their previous account and NOT create a new one

-15u, 16U, and 17U Team Organizations, coaches and athletes will need to complete this process properly to be eligible for the event.

Awards:

Champions in the 3rd-8th grade will receive awards. High School is Showcase games ONLY.

Hotel Accommodations:

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. 

* It is required that teams book all of their housing through this service to ensure placement in this tournament. By not using this service, your team may incur a penalty or disqualification. No refunds will be given.

* This is a complimentary service and makes securing your rooms quick and easy
with 24 hour online access to hotel availability.

* Hotel Availability for Team and Individual reservations can be found online or calling TBD Travel Service.

Tournament Accommodations – – Click Here (24 Hour Online Access)

TBD Travel Services
Phone : 515.207.4910
Toll Free – 855-TEAMTVL
Email: teams@TBDtravelservices.com
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am to 4:30pm CDT
www.TBDTravelServices.com 

Tournament Director:

Todd Miller—iowagymrats@gmail.com or (515) 451-5635

Josh Block—joshua.r.block@gmail.com or (515) 423-2356