2018 Pitt Jam Fest

April 20 – 22nd, 2018
David L. Lawrence Convention Center

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*Pitt Jam Fest is a “Stay to Play” event. All hotels must be booked at approved properties

2017 Pitt Jam Live Blog

Hoop Group Pitt Jam Fest is annually the premier grassroots event of the spring!  Each year, college coaches and some of the nation’s top AAU programs flock to Pittsburgh, PA to compete in this prestigious event. This year’s Hoop Group Jam Fest will be held on April 20-22, 2018. The Pitt Jam Fest will be held during the DIVISION 1 LIVE PERIOD in the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Downtown Pittsburgh with 36+ courts all under one roof! The 2018 Pitt Jam Fest will be a Stay to Play Event providing cost savings for teams! More info HERE


The 2017 Pitt Jam Fest consisted of over 475 teams and boasted and incredible number of over 225 college coaches.

Pitt Jam Fest is covered by ESPN, Scout.com, Rivals.com, CBS Sports, SLAM Magazine, iHoops, Ball is Life, Hoops Mix Tape, and many more media outlets.


Don’t forget to get your NCAA Certification completed to participate in all Live Period Events!

*NOTE* Coaches and athletes should RENEW their previously created BBCS account and NOT create a new account.  This is done by logging in to their existing account and updating the information on their profile rather than selecting Register as a New User button.

Here are some quick links to help you become certified:

Step 1: * USA Basketball – Gold Membership

Step 2: Team Creation

Step 3: Athlete Registration Instructions

* ECAG User Manual

**For ALL NCAA CERTIFICATION Questions**  –  Email – NCAACert@hoopgroup.com


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All coaches must be certified by the NCAA to be on the team bench. Certification takes approx 7-10 days and can be acquired HERE. All coaches must submit rosters prior to April 1st in order to participate. Failure to complete will prohibit teams from competing.

Tournament Directors

Dave Fedor – dave@hoopgroup.com

Eric Kessler – Kessler@hoopgroup.com