Black Bear North (BBN) one of Maine’s largest AAU basketball club is proud to announce our assessment dates. Over the past 11 years, we have established ourselves as the gold standard for AAU basketball in the state of Maine. Our player development is second to none. Many of our athletes are now playing at professional, collegiate, high school and leading their middle school and travel teams. Our goal is to expand on all past experiences and provide more opportunities for each of our club members.

2020 Boys and Girls evaluation dates are Middle School Jan 19 at Hermon High School. High School February 2 at Hermon High School.

Our Mid-Coast BBN evaluation date is on January 19 at Oceanside Middle School, 47 Valley St., Thomaston, ME 04861. This will be for grades & genders from 5 – 6:30pm.

Alternative assessment date TBA. Contact us at, or message us on Facebook.

Please arrive 20 minutes prior to start time & bring your own ball)

Middle School January 19th at Hermon High School

4th-6th Grade Girls: 12:00 – 1pm

7th-8th Grade Girls: 1-2pm

4th-6th Grade Boys: 2-3pm

7th-8th Grade Boys: 3-4pm


High School February 2nd at Hermon High School

9th-12th Girls: 1-2pm

9th-12th Boys: 2-3pm

Dream Big!

The Spring Season Membership Cost:

    • Showcase team’s individual tuition: $650
      Teams will be participating in invite-only events seen below:Made Hoops
      Hoop Group Showcase League
  • Spring Club developmental team’s individual Tuition: $400 Teams will be participating instate and out of state events seen below:Black Bear North events
    Maine Hoops
    Zero Gravity Me, Ma, NH

*Uniforms not included with spring season membership cost. To purchase uniform please add it to your cart.

The First Tournament will be the weekend of March 28th and lasts for 5-6 weekends. 2-4 games per weekend are guaranteed unless weather interferes.

Club Membership includes:

  • One practice per week in the Bangor area.
  • One the Basketball School per week (Clinic). *Discounts on individual lessons.
  • Uniforms are not included in the club fee.

The Elite Team Selection:

  • If you are invited to be part of the High School Elite Level Teams, you will be traveling out of state on most weekends (except Easter Sunday).