The Basketball Website

Bill Gaffey, website editor  wgaffey@pa.net

All-Star Games
April 8-9, 2016
Pa Md
Basketball Camp

for Jyly 2016
Pa-Md Spring
2016  AAU

2016 District Tournament time coverage
 District 1 Chichester let out in District 1 Playoffs
 District 3, 
District 3 Ad for 2016 program



Hall of Fame

All-State Teams, 1938 to 1956

THE 2000 Point
Scoring Club

  Players scoring 50 points
or more in one game

Pennsylvania Sports Pages

Basketball Links

"Dynamic Duos" HERE


1-Basketball Records

Coaching Records

Three Point Records

4-PCIAA Records

5-Overtime  Records  

6-Comeback Records  

PIAA 2016 Tournament Coverage

 The PIAA Website

PIAA  Records


 Best male players
 under 5'10" to play the game

Basketball Obituaries

Memorable games in

Induction of 1967 Bishop Guilfoyle Team
into the Blair County Hall of Fame
 (April 2014, Altoona PA)

Singing the National Anthem


County by County

2016 All-Star Games
Attention high school seniors only,
April 8 and 9, 2016 
NCAA Rules--Seniors can only play in two all-star games, but they can play in as many shootouts as they want.  Shootouts do not count as all-star games. 

pahoops on

Basketball Links


Past Big 60 Showcase
"see the games from: 11/8, 10/25 and 10/11" www.gametimePA.com/big60
PHOTO: "Meeting new friends!" Team #13 had players from 5 states!

Leaderboards  2015-16
Email additions to  wgaffey@pa.net  
Delaware HERE

Preston Hickman, Delaware Association of Public Safety and Security had 28 in the 52-43 win over the Patriots of Newark Charter and was named one of the top players in The Big 60 November "Cream of the Crop" Showcase- named on both the East Coast Index  and the Prystal Report  


Anwar Henson, Thurgood Marshall had 9 treys in the 84-33 win over Haynes. 12/4/15

Maryland   HERE  
MacKenzie DeWees, Manchester Valley Class of 2018 was named the 2015 Player of the Year as a Freshman in Carroll County than she was recognized in the November 8th Big 60 Showcase in both the Prystal Scouting Report and the East Coast Index

New Jersey
Matthew Dean, 6'8 Marlboro had 18 points, 3 blocks and 7 rebounds in the 12/26/15 game with Tom's River North.   He made an impression in the Oct 11 Big 60 Showcase chosen to the Prystal Scouting Report   and the East Coast Index.     Leondre Washington II, Teaneck was the Class of 2017 Player of the Year last year putting up 30 straight games in double figures.

New York HERE
Tyler Bertram, Cooperstown was named the MVP in the Dick White Holiday Tournament in Dec. He had a triple double with 32 points in the win over Waterville.  He hit a career high 43 on Jan 11 in a 67-54 win over Mount Markham.  He excelled in the Oct 11 Big 60 Showcase and was chosen to both the Prystal Scouting Report   and the East Coast Index.     He has been invited to return and play
 in the May 1st
Spring Elite Spotlight

Pennsylvania  HERE

Matt Yedsena,  Mahanoy Area, The Pottsville Republican Herald "Athlete of the Week":-Pride of the Coal Region and one of our Big 60 Showcase standouts! (Photo credit: Dave Burman)

Virginia/West Virgina   
Tyler lLoyd- Osbourn H S  had 23 vs Herndon on  12/17/15 and Devante Bailey, Potomac H S had 25 vs Stone Bridge on 12/19/15- both attended the Big 60 and both were named in the East Coast Index and the Prystal Report.


PA vs Maryland Summer Basketball Camp-2016 at Alvernia University in Reading, PA

Big 60
Elite College Exposure
Basketball Showcases

Calendar for 2016
5 events
sign up now
Players will play in three games in the the one day event. 
three games are live streamed nationwide
three games are placed on YOUtube
May 1, 2016- Spring Elite Spotlight
 Lancaster Bible College, boys only
details, Application
June  19,  2016- Girl’s  Elite Basketball Spotlight I
June  19,  2016- Boy’s College Spotlight 100  I
Spooky Nook Sports,  Application
August 14, 2016- Girl’s  Elite Basketball Spotlight II
August 14, 2016-
Boy’s College Spotlight 100   II

 Spooky Nook Sports, boys and girls divisions
October 16, 2016-Big 60 Showcase
Spooky Nook Sports, boys and girls divisions
Nov 6, 2016-"Cream of the Crop" Showcase
 Spooky Nook Sports, boys and girls divisions details

-Our  Elite Showcases
D-1, D-2 and D-3 coaches will watch
Note: Our event is one of the only ones where D-1 coaches have been watching
The May 17, 2015 Showcase  might have set a record-
Click below and see the date and exact time the coaches signed in

585 MEN'S  COACHES watched
520 WOMEN'S COACHES watched
Showcase format:
Every player gets three games and equal playing time
1-All three games live streamed with play by play announcers
2-All three games placed on YOUtube.
3-We recommend the Prystal Plan

at the Showcase

(Coach Brown, Kyle Brown, Raymond DeJesus and Alexis Soloman came  from Newburgh NY)


New book
An Unbreakable Bond,
the brotherhood of
Maurice Stokes and Jack Twyman-
from the NBA to the end HERE
 "Player of the Game"  is interviewed on GametimePA. PHOTOS HERE
Who has attended our events over the years?   SHOOTOUT ALUMNI
1-The Showcase can help seniors, if Junior College is your option
2-If you are a junior college player who wants to transfer this is your best opportunity to be seen across the country. 
Junior College information page.




All Carmel Reunion  2008

St. Marys


Annual PA / MD
Basketball Camp
Alvernia University
 400 St. Bernardine St,   Reading, PA   19607

 July 24th to July 28th

Boys ages  9-18 are eligible
In the past, our events have been attended by players from not only Pennsylvania and Maryland,
 but also from Virginia, West Virginia, Delaware, North Carolina, Canada, the District of Columbia,
New York, New Jersey, Vermont, Michigan, Florida and Ohio.
Find an application at www.pahoops.org

Mike Gaffey, Camp Director
204 Spruce Ct.
Annville, PA 17003
call  717-903-0732