offers athletes the opportunity to display their skills in front of ACAC and CIS college coaches in this two day event. Open to high school juniors and (unsigned) seniors. This exposure event gives players the opportunity to have in person contact with college coaches. This highly competitive event will provide players with legitimate aspirations of playing college basketball and a opportunity to be recruited for the upcoming college season while offering underclassmen the opportunity at much needed exposure heading into the summer! This event will be held in our state of the art training facility at MAKIN HOOPS. Our staff of experienced coaches and former players ensure that this well organized event provides an optimum experience for both players and coaches! 


Date/Time: Friday, March 29th at 1-6pm & Saturday, March 30th at 3pm-7pm

Location: MAKIN HOOPS Training Facility, Unit 5, 3805 34st NE, Calgary, AB

Cost: $175 Per Player ($100 nonrefundable deposit due with registration)

Event Itinerary:


12:30 - 1:00pm – Player/Coaches Registration

1:00 – 1:15pm – Stretch/Warm up

1:15 – 1:45pm – (Group 1) On court skills training - (Group 2) Combine testing

-       On court:

o   Ball Handling, Finishing, Shooting

-       Combine:

o   Vertical (Men)

o   Bench Press (Men and Women)

o   3 cone drill (Men and Women)

o   40 yard (Men and Women)

o   Lane agility (Men and Women)

1:50 – 2:20pm – (Group 2) On court skills training - (Group 1) Combine testing

2:30 – 3:45pm – Position Breakdown (All Groups)

-       Guards: Pick and Roll / Catch and Shoot / Off the dribble reads / finishing at the rim

-       Bigs: Pick and Pop / Post work / Rebound and Finish

-       Transition Drills

3:50 – 4:40pm – Competition

-       1 vs 1, 2 vs 2, 3 vs 3

4:45 – 5:50pm – 3 on 3 game play (Fiba 3 x 3 rules)

-       2 games of 25 minutes

5:50 – 6:00pm – Cool down/Wrap up


3:00 - 3:55pm – Skills Training

-       Breakdown of ball handling, creative finishes, read and react shooting,

4:00 – 4:55pm – Competition Drills

-       2 vs 1 scenarios, 3 vs 2 scenarios

5:00 – 6:50pm – 1 vs 1, 2 vs 2, 3 on 3 game play

-       Players will have different actions to play out of

6:50 – 7:00pm – Cool down/ Wrap up            

(***DEADLINE for registration is March 26th. Registration will be limited to 80 players***)


  • Exposure to College Coaches, Scouts, and recruiting services

  • MAKIN HOOPS Jersey

  • 3 on 3 game play

  • Full player profile in participant packet to be made available to coaches

  • *Optional Video Highlight Film for purchase

Eligible Participants: We will be choosing boys and girls that are High School Juniors (Class of 2020) and Unsigned Seniors (Class of 2019). Also, any players that are currently in university that are looking to transfer or play on a college team. Maximum of 80 players combined.

Exposure: This event takes place during a live recruiting period. Players will go through a combine testing to start and then a series of skills training drills, transition drills, and finish up with 3 on 3 game play. There will be coaches from ACAC and CIS in attendance while the event is going on.


  • 25 minute games or first to score 31 points

  • Running clock until 1 minute left in each half

  • Once the ball goes through the net

  • 12 second shot clock

  • Shot one free throw on fouls

  • Games can end in a tie there is no overtime period


Roster packets will be made available to college coaches in attendance. Packets will include player profiles and contact information of all participating players. Each packet will cost $15, cash, debit, cheque or credit card is allowed. Colleges with multiple coaches in attendance may purchase additional packets for $5 each.



  • University of Calgary Dino’s Men’s and Women’s Basketball

  • Mount Royal University Men’s Basketball

  • MacEwan University Men’s Basketball


  • ACAC - Grand Prairie Regional College Men’s and Women’s Basketball

  • ACAC - SAIT Trojans Men’s Basketball

  • ACAC - Old’s College Women’s and Men’s Basketball

  • ACAC - Briercrest College Men’s Basketball

  • ACAC - Ambrose University Men’s & Women’s Basketball

  • ACAC - St Mary’s University Men’s & Women’s Basketball

  • ACAC - Keyano College Women’s Basketball

  • ACAC - Lakeland College Men’s & Women’s Basketball


  • Algoma University (Ontario) Men’s Basketball


David Singleton 

Phone: 403-700-5015 (office) 587-583-6644 (cell) Email: coachdave@makinhoops.com 

**Players that have registered for the event will need to send a headshot photo, small biography on themselves for the player profile package for the coaches. If you do not send your information coaches will not have any information on you. Please send everything to coachdave@makinhoops.com