Pitt Important Info

*EVERY TEAM  & COACH MUST CHECK IN PRIOR TO 1ST GAME

**CHECK IN AVAILABLE FOR TEAMS AT THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS
David L. Lawrence Convention Center – West Lobby (Friday & Saturday)
Mt. Lebanon HS – (Friday & Saturday)

**NOTE:TEAMS PLAYING SATURDAY ARE ENCOURAGED TO CHECK IN AT THE WESTIN HOTEL ON FRIDAY

If you haven’t received any emails regarding the Pitt Jam Fest, please send the following information to Dave@hoopgroup.com:
Age Group/Team Name
Coach First & Last Name
Coach Contact Number
Coach e-Mail Address
_____________________

-Coach & anyone sitting on Team Bench (3 Maximum):Please have State ID and team information ready to present to Hoop Group NCAA Certification Staff.
-Please arrive at your site of play 1 Hour prior to the start of your game. This will allow proper registration..

You cannot Coach your team without being given a wristband that distinguishes an NCAA Certified Coach from a Spectator/Student.

-The Jam Fest Forfeit rule is reiterated below, and will be strictly enforced.
NCAA Regulations do not allow us to begin games after 10:00PM.
If you’re late, your team will FORFEIT that game. NO EXCEPTIONS!

*** For every day of the event, 5 minutes will be allotted from the scheduled start of the game.
Every minute thereafter this grace period, a point will be awarded to the team present at the game for up to 5 minutes
(Ex. If you arrive 8 minutes late, 3 points will be awarded to the other team at the start of the game). At 10 minutes, a forfeit is called.
ONLY A SITE DIRECTOR OR TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR CAN CALL A FORFEIT!

PLAYER ADMISSION TO ANY SITE:
The only way a player or team can get into a site without paying the Admission Prices is to have their Team Jersey ON their person.
If a player does not have their Jersey on, they will not be allowed to enter ANY site without paying the admission price for that day. (NO EXCEPTIONS)
COACH ADMISSION TO ANY SITE:
The only way for a Coach to enter any site in the Pitt Jam Fest is to have the proper color wristband ON HIS/HER WRIST.
If you’re a coach without the correct wristband color, you will not be allowed entry into a site without paying the admission price for that day. NO EXCEPTIONS.

SPECTATOR ADMISSION PRICES:
Weekend Pass:
Adults $25
Students $12

Friday Admission:
Adults $10
Students $5

Saturday Admission:
Adults $14
Students $8

Sunday Admission:
Adults $10
Students $5

HOME/AWAY TEAM CLARIFICATION:
The Home Team is ALWAYS the team at the top of the bracket.
The Away Team is ALWAYS the team at the bottom of the bracket.

Dozens of Hoop Group Pitt Jam Fest Alumni have gone on to play in the NBA including:

HOOP GROUP PITT JAM FEST ALUMNI IN NBA

 NameCollege AttendedNBA Team
Kyle AndersonUCLASan Antonio Spurs
WadeBaldwin100Wade BaldwinVanderbiltMemphis Grizzlies
SONY DSC DeAndre BembrySt. Joseph'sAtlanta Hawks
anthonybennett100Anthony BennettUNLVBrooklyn Nets
Ben BentilProvidenceDallas Mavericks
Trey BurkeMichiganWashington Wizards
Tyler EnnisSyracuseHouston Rockets
Tyreke EvansMemphisNew Orleans Pelicans
Jonny FlynnSyracusePortland Trailblazers
ericgordon100Eric GordonIndianaHouston Rockets
JERIANGRANT100Jerian GrantNotre DameChicago Bulls
Tim HardawayMichiganAtlanta Hawks
Tobias HarrisTennesseeDetroit Pistons
Aaron HarrisonKentuckyCharlotte Hornets
April 22, 2012: Under Armour Hoop Group Jam Fest in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.Andrew HarrisonKentuckyMemphis Grizzlies
Kyrie IrvingDukeCleveland Cavaliers
DerrickJones100Derrick JonesUNLVPhoenix Suns
coryjoseph100Cory JosephTexasToronto Raptors
Sean KilpatrickCincinnatiBrooklyn Nets
Ray McCallumDetroitMemphis Grizzlies
tjmcconnell100TJ McConnellArizonaPhiladelphia 76ers
Mitch McGarryMichiganOKC Thunder
Marcus MorrisKansasDetroit Pistons
Markieff MorrisKansasWashington Wizards
Shabazz NapierUConnPortland Trail Blazers
Vic OladipoIndianaOLKC Thunder
Mason PlumleeDukePortland Trail Blazers
milesplumlee100Miles PlumleeDukeMilwaukee Bucks
Samardo SamuelsLouisvilleCleveland Cavaliers
nickstauskas100Nik StauskusMichiganPhiladelphia 76ers
Lance StephensonCincinnatiNew Orleans Pelicans
Tristan ThompsonTexasCleveland Cavaliers
Karl Anthony-TownsKentuckyMinnesota Timberwolves
Dion WaitersSyracuseMiami Heat
Billy WalkerKansas StateMiami Heat
Kemba WalkerUConnCharlotte Hornets
John WallKentuckyWashington Wizards
IsaiahWhitehead100Isaiah WhiteheadSeton HallBrooklyn Nets
Andrew WigginsKansasMinnesota Timberwolves