Basketball Recruiting 101
This course teaches student-athletes and parents who want to play college basketball how to get attention from college coaches and make good decisions in the recruiting process. You might think you need a recruiting service or someone else to do it because there’s no way you could ever learn how. This course will not only teach you how, but it will help you with your specific situation, instead of assuming you’re just like everyone else.
Do you dream of playing basketball in college? Do you want to get yourself recruited but you just don’t know how? After 20+ years of college coaching experience & after helping numerous players get scholarships at every level, Hoops College wants to help YOU actually accomplish your DREAMS!
This course includes evaluations of your game and access to current and former college coaches whose only agenda is to help you with your future.
Basketball Recruiting 101 Syllabus
Introduction to Recruiting
Questions to Ask Yourself
You need to answer them very carefully before you move forward. Just because you answer the question one way today, doesn’t mean you can’t change your mind later.
Eligibility rules are always changing. Every level has different criteria that you have to meet in order to be eligible to play and qualify for scholarships. Let’s find out if you’re eligible.
You may or may not have heard of the “Clearinghouse” before. Both the NCAA and NAIA have rules that regulate who is allowed to compete and receive athletic scholarships.
Importance of Video for Exposure
Do you understand how important video is for basketball players during the recruiting process? Coaches always prefer to watch players play live and in person, but there are always limits on the number of coaches that can see you in person.
Campus visits can be a huge part of the recruiting process. They are opportunities to get up close and personal with a potential college or university. This lesson will make you start thinking about visiting campuses.