Dates: Apr 1-2
Age Groups: 17U-9U
Cost: $425 (15U) / $295 (14U-9U)
Discounts available in BIG SHOTS Packs

Headquarter Location: JD Lewis Center, 2245 Garner Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610
17U-15U Check-in Location: JD Lewis Center, 2245 Garner Road, Raleigh, NC, 27610
14U-9U Check-in Location: Southern High School, 800
Registration Deadline: Mar 27th
Schedule Release: Mar 30th


BIG SHOTS North Carolina Tip-Off brings in many of the nation’s elite teams and talent in a sold out event held in Raleigh, NC.  

Big Shots Elite 2017 (BIG SHOTS 2015 & 2016 Power Rankings National Champions) tipped off the 2016 season where it left off as champions of the 17U Orange division in impressive fashion. A special guard oriented team with 7 Division 1 prospects showed why they are amongst the nation’s best going 4-0 with a margin of victory 20 ppg. One of the premier programs nationally Garner Road well represented on their home court at the live JD Lewis Center taking home titles in the 16U, 15U, 14U, 13U. Team Loaded NC 17U-16U-15U showcased their high level talent and why they put out as many college prospects as any program. Check out the All Stars from BIG SHOTS NC TIP OFF below.

Past MVP’s All Star Alumni:

Dennis Smith Jr. – NC State
Bam Adebayo – Kentucky
Luke Frampton – Davidson
Jarrod West – Marshall
Bryce Schneider – Richmond
Connor Crabtree – UNC Asheville
Michael Okauru – Florida
Thomas Allen – NC State
Ian Dubose – Houston Baptist
Lamont West – West Virginia
Reckon Black – North Carolina
Jairus Hamilton
Jayden Garder
Jalen Cone
Darius George – Marshall
Carson McCorkle
Donte Tatum
John Burwell

Rules: Click Here for Tournament Game & Age Rules 

Brackets: Click Here

Housing Information: Click Here

Roster Submission: Click Here

All teams must complete and submit a team roster for the event through Tourney Machine

Team Check-in

All Teams (Coaches only) MUST check-in prior to the first game.  Teams will need the following items at check-in and will need to have access to until the event concludes:

  1. Complete and print Roster
  2. Teams will receive 2 coaching bands per team.
  3. Coach’s name must be on the team roster to receive band.
  4. Coaching bands are to be worn the entire weekend.
  5. Teams that fail to check-in will not be allowed to participate.

Teams will ONLY be allowed to check-in at the Locations listed below:

Gym Locations

17U-15U Check-in: JD Lewis Center, 2245 Garner Road, Raleigh, NC 27610

14U-9U Check-in: Southern High School, 800 Clayton Rd, Durham, NC


Facility Addresses

JD Lewis Center 2245 Garner Road, Raleigh, NC 27610
Garner Road Recreation Center 2235 Garner Road, Raleigh, NC 27610
Millbrook High School 2201 Spring Forest Rd, Raleigh, NC 27615
Trinity Academy of Raleigh 10224 Baileywick Rd, Raleigh, NC 27613
Southern High School 800 Clayton Rd, Durham, NC
Lowes Grove Middle School 4418 S Alston Ave, Durham, NC 27713
Lakewood Montessori Middle School 2119 Chapel Hill RdDurham, NC

Admission Fee

$20 tournament pass | $15 day pass

Past Recap

17U Recap: BIG SHOTS NC Tip-Off All Stars, Big Shots Elite, Port City Stars champs

16U-14U Recap: BIG SHOTS NC Tip-Off All Stars, Team Loaded NC, Garner Road shine

13U-9U Recap: BIG SHOTS NC Tip-Off All Stars