Fall League

Fall League Safety Guidelines

BBN Events proudly presents our Inaugural Fall League at.

Games will be played Mondays through Fridays in the late afternoon and evenings. Teams will receive 10 games followed by playoffs. Girls will play on Mondays and Wednesdays, Boys Tuesday and Thursdays, Friday through Saturdays we will alternate. Teams do not have to be school teams, but first preference will go to school teams.

League Fee $695
We do offer a multiple team discount.

If you just wish to play individual games and not join the league, there will be a $80 per game fee. Keep in mind that first game priorities will go to league teams.

Please realize that we’ve gotten a lot of interest. There will be a cap on the number of teams participating. Please contact us at bbnbasketball@gmail.com if interested.

Fall League Game Rules

  • 2-2 min running time halves,
  • Stop time last 2 minutes each half.
  • 7 fouls One and One. 10 fouls Double bonus.
  • There will be no full court pressure allowed once the score is beyond 20 points.
  • 5 min warm up.
  • 3 min half time.
  • Overtime Rules: 2 minute – stop time. After two overtimes (Sudden Win) – First team to score 2 points wins.
  • 3 – 60 second timeouts per game.

Other Rules

COACHES AND PLAYERS: Anyone receiving two technical fouls or being ejected will be asked to leave the building and will forfeit their right to coach or play the remainder of that game and the next game they are scheduled for. We will strictly enforce this rule. We welcome your enthusiasm for the game, we just ask that it is channeled appropriately.
PLAYER FOULS: Player fouls are kept and 6 Fouls rule is in effect. A player will be allowed to continue only if the team would be shorthanded without him/her

Spectators

  • There will be a $8 entrance fee.
  • Must wear face covering at all times.
  • Player’s temperature will be taken before entering the building
  • Must provide their own seating
  • Must adhere to six-foot social distancing practices. This includes in and around bleachers for anyone not in the same family.
  • Must conduct daily symptom (self-evaluation). Anyone experiencing symptoms, must stay home*
  • Must not enter player area on bench areas
  • Must keep six-feet or more distance from the basketball court.

Athletes

  • Must wear face covering at all times when not on the team bench
  • Must adhere to six-foot social distancing practices when not on the bench or playing surface.
  • Must conduct daily symptom (self-evaluation). Anyone experiencing symptoms, must stay home*
  • Player’s temperature will be taken before entering the building
  • Must not share water or equipment.
  • Coaches and players should refrain from handshakes lines

Coaches

  • Must wear face covering at all times
  • Player’s temperature will be taken before entering the building
  • Must adhere to six-foot social distancing practices when not on the Bench or playing surface.
  • Must conduct daily symptom (self-evaluation). Anyone experiencing symptoms, must stay home*
  • Must not share water or equipment.
  • Coaches and players should refrain from handshakes lines.
  • Ensure that players are adhering to social distancing and wearing face covering while in common areas.

League Rules & Registration

Why play in the Fall League

* Quality facilities and officials
* Quality opponent
* Game day updates with scores and recaps on www.bbnbasketball.com
* Schedule posted on www.bbnbasketball.com
* End of the season playoffs
* Gate/concession support the host sites

Player Cost:  $250 tuition fee to play on a Black Bear North Fall League team. This include 2 games per week. Boys and Girls Middle School and under teams play on Midweek and Saturdays and Boys and Girls High School teams play on weekends but predominately Sundays.

Assessment Dates (All at Corinna Middle School, 42 Stetson Rd., Corinna Me) and (Point Lookout Recreation Center in Northport)
**Please bring your own ball. Registration opens 20 minutes prior.

*September 12, 2020 –  Up to 8th Grade (Girls 12-1:15pm,  Boys 1:30-2:45pm)
*September 13, 2020 – 9th – 12th Grade (Girls 12-1:15pm, Boys 1:30-2:45pm)

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Team Cost: $695 to register your own team (Boys & Girls High School, Middle School and under are all welcome to join the league).

Format

* HighSchool 2 games on weekends but predominately Sundays, Middle School and under teams play on Midweek and Saturdays.

Dates

* September  24 – 27, 2020
* September  30 – October 4,
* October 8 – 11,
* October 14 – 18,
* October 21 – 25
* October 29 – November 1

Location

* Point Lookout Recreation Center, 67 Atlantic Hwy, Northport 04894
* Corinna Middle School, 42 Stetson Rd., Corinna Me
* Marshals 63 Abbott Hill Dexter Me (Dexter’s old Middle School)

Divisions

* Boys & Girls High School, Middle School & Youth Divisions

We welcome all school, club and travel teams.

League Rules

League Rules

  • 20:00 running time
  • 1 & 1 after 7 fouls only. Double bonus on/after 10 fouls.
  • 5 min warm up.
  • 3 min halftime.
  • 1st overtime 1:30 seconds.
  • 2nd overtime, first to score but must win by 2.
  • 3 timeouts per game.
  • All personal and team fouls will be kept by home team scorekeeper.
  • Team listed first is the home team.
  • 6 fouls – During non-playoff games, a player will be allowed to continue only if the team is shorthanded and the opposing coach agrees. For each foul that player commits, the opposing team will be awarded 2 free throws and the ball back. If the player commits a shooting foul, the opposing team will be awarded 4 free throws and the ball back.

Coaches & Players

Anyone receiving two technical fouls will be asked to leave the building. Anyone ejected will be asked to leave the building and will forfeit their right to coach or play the remainder of the day and the following week for any and all teams. We will strictly enforce this rule.

Teams are asked to provide their own scorekeepers, clock keepers are provided by the hosts.

Fall League Schedule

BBN Events will adhere to the guidelines we used this summer season.

Including:

*All people coming in to the gym will be screened before entry to events.

*Buffers between games to allow for cleaning Ensure teams are in out of facilities in timely manner If you arrive before your game time you MUST wait outside of the gym

*Limited number of participants and spectators to ensure compliance with CDC and Maine guidelines. 25 people per team

*Spectators REQUIRED to wear facial coverings.

*No Handshake or high-five lines after games.

*Sanitization of all Game Balls before the start of games

*We also require those at risk individuals or those with mask exemptions to stay at home during these games.

*Bring your own Seating

$8 Spectator entrance fee