Blue Chip Pre-Season Challenge
***2018 NCAA Certified - 2019 NCAA Certification Pending*** Apr 26 2019 - Apr 28 2019 | 5 Games

Event Information

Early Registration & Fee:

$600 by Mar-01-2019 (Early Fee)
$700 after Mar-01-2019 (Regular Fee)

Registration & Roster Deadline:


This is an annual event held each spring and is one of the largest exposure tournaments in the US. . There are five guaranteed games. Early Sunday departure.

Last year 224 teams registered and over 100 colleges coach attend annually.

All teams must be available to play on Friday, April 20. Games begin at 11:30am on Friday.

Coaches and Players can check in beginning on Friday, April 20 at 10:00am.

Coaches (who must be NCAA certified) can register anytime throughout the event to receive their coach band. Each coach must have picture ID to receive their coach band. Only NCAA certified coaches will receive bands and be allowed to sit on the bench with their team.

Players are able to arrive just 1 hour prior to their first game to check-in and receive their lanyard. Players MUST wear this lanyard in order to enter or exit court site.


Fri, Apr 26 - 2 games

Sat, Apr 27- 2 games

Sun, Apr 28 - 1 game

All participating teams must be registered on NCAA and must check off you are attending the Blue Chip Basketball Pre-Season Challenge under Edit Team Events (on the NCAA site) and scroll to bottom to hit save. That is how Blue Chip receives your information from the NCAA.

See NCAA Links under our Main Menu for more info and links.

This is a STAY AND PLAY event - You will be sent the Hotel Link after you register. If your team requires hotels for this event you must reserve at one of the approved hotels listed. At check-in all coaches must provide the name of the hotel and number of rooms used for your team. There is a $250 penalty fee for teams that do not comply with this policy and your team will be deemed disqualified to participate in this event.