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Basketball Symposium

2018 Symposium Schedule

NM High School Basketball Coaches & Officials Symposium

Cost:  $60.00

Special Deal:  All NMHSCA members can attend free of charge as long as they send an email to Buster Mabrey  registering their coaches that are also members. 

School Based Members need to send an email to Buster Mabrey registering coaches at your school. 

Location:  Sheraton Uptown

Friday, October 26th:

3:30 p.m.:  Using Hudl in Basketball Presentation

4:30 p.m.:  Not the tape you used in high school

  • Learn to properly tape ankles and more
  • Toni VandePutte, M.S./A.T.C/L.A.T, Alert Services

5:30 p.m.:  Basketball Coaches & Officials Session #1

  • NMAA Basketball Rules - Sally Marquez, NMAA
  • NFHS Rules Changes & POE's - Nate Acosta, NMAA

6:20 p.m.:  Basketball Coaches & Officials Session #2

  • You Make the Call - Nate Acosta, NMAA
    • Interactive Video Session

Breakout Sessions

  • Registrants will break into 3 groups and rotate through the breakout sessions.
  • Chalk Talk - Scoring against a 2-3 Zone
    • Damian Segura & Ryan Meyers, St. Pius
  • Chalk Talk - Defensive Fundamentals of a 2-3 Zone
    • Joe Carpenter & Chanelle Scott, Hobbs High School
  • "You Make the Call Analysis"
    • Nate Acosta, NMAA

7:10 p.m.: Breakout Session #1

7:45 p.m.: Breakout Session #2

8:20 p.m.: Breakout Session #3

Saturday, October 27th: @ Menaul High School

8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.: 

  • Aggressive Drills for a Dominating Defense
    • Rich Harbin, Eldorado High School
  • Pressurizing the Offense using Multiple Platforms
    • Ira Harge, Jr, Pecos High School

10:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.:

  • "On Court" Scoring against a 2-3  Zone
    • Damian Segura, St. Pius, 
  • "On Court" Defensive Fundamentals of a 2-3  Zone
    • Lisa Villareal & Ross Villareal, Volcano Vista

12:00:  Closing General Session

  • Buster Mabrey, NMHSCA
  • Dana Pappas, NMAA

Register for the NMHSCA

Click on the link to become a member of the NMHSCA.

Register for the NMHSCA

Click here to become a member of the NMHSCA.

Host Hotel

Sheraton Uptown

2600 Louisiana Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87110

$99.00 per night

(505) 881-0000

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New Mexico basketball coaches are members  the National High School Basketball Coaches Association because the NMHSCA's State Affliation.

September 2018 Newsletter:  Click here 

NHSBCA Website: Click here