It is most important that each UIL member school stay current with all athletic rules and policies. This page contains sport specific rule and season information for basketball. For additional information on UIL rules, refer to the policy section or the manuals section of our web site.
2016 Basketball Ticket Information
Due to the postponement of ticket sales, the 2016 Member School ticket order forms are being processed now and will be mailed out to member school superintendents, principals, athletic directors, and basketball coaches in September.
General Public All-Tournament ticket sales will begin May 26, 2015 at 10:00 AM through Ticketmaster.
All-Tournament tickets may be purchased through the following options beginning May 26, 2015 at 10:00 AM:
- Participating Ticketmaster locations
- Calling Ticketmaster by phone at 1-800-745-3000
- Alamodome box office - walk-up ONLY (no personal checks will be accepted)
Girls State All-Tournament Ticket...............................................$75.00*
Boys State All-Tournament Ticket.............................................$100.00*
Children 2 years of age and younger (not occupying a seat)..............FREE
*Additional fees may apply.
If there are any issues or questions with ticket orders, please contact Ticketmaster at 1-800-745-3000.
Update to Boys Basketball Playoff Schedule
Continuing weather concerns and potentially hazardous travel conditions in several areas of the state have led UIL to provide for an extension of the certification deadline for the area round of the playoffs for boys basketball to Monday, March 2.
As a result the UIL will also allow for an extension of the boys basketball regional quarterfinal certification deadline to Wednesday, March 4. At this time, there are no plans to extend the regional quarterfinal round of the boys basketball playoffs beyond Wednesday.
Extended Boys Basketball Area deadline: March 2
Extended Boys Basketball Regional Quarterfinal deadline: March 4
Girls Basketball Dates - 2015-2016 (Tentative)
|Date||Event or Deadline|
|October 21||Girls Basketball: First day for practice|
|October 31||Girls Basketball: 1st day for scrimmages|
|November 9||Girls Basketball: First day for interschool games|
|February 13||Girls Basketball: District certification deadline|
|February 15-16||Girls Basketball: Bi-district|
|February 18-20||Girls Basketball: Area|
|February 22-23||Girls Basketball: Regional quarterfinals|
|February 26-27||Girls Basketball: Regional|
|February 27||Girls Basketball: Regional playoff deadline|
|March 3-5||Girls Basketball: State Tournament|
Boys Basketball Dates - 2015-2016 (Tentative)
|Date||Event or Deadline|
|October 28||Boys Basketball: First day for practice|
|November 7||Boys Basketball: First day for scrimmages|
|November 16||Boys Basketball: First day for interschool games|
|February 20||Boys Basketball: District certification deadline|
|February 22-23||Boys Basketball: Bi-district|
|February 25-27||Boys Basketball: Area|
|February 29 - March 1||Boys Basketball: Regional quarterfinals|
|March 4-5||Boys Basketball: Regional|
|March 5||Boys Basketball: Regional playoff deadline|
|March 10-12||Boys Basketball: State Tournament|
* All dates, times, and materials are subject to change.