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NCS Championships

NCS Championships

2021 DATES
NCS Championships - Feb. 16/17/18, 19/20, 23/24, 26/27
Open: 18, 24, 26 or 27
D1-3: 16, 19, 23, 26 or 27

D4-6: 17, 20, 24, 26 or 27

CIF Nor-Cal Championships - March 2, 3, 4, 6, 9 (Home Sites)
CIF State Championships - Mar. 12/13 (Golden 1 Arena, Sacramento)

2021 Basketball Playoff Guide - COACHES MUST READ IN ITS ENTIRETY
Application to Host (ADs should submit yearly form for all sports)
Officials Form B
Team Handbook (All Divisions)
Site Director Handbook (Divisions Open-4)
Site Director Handbook (Divisions 5-6)

Playoff applications can be completed one of two ways: 1) Via CIFHome - click on video instructions or step-by-step instructions below OR 2) Via PDF/Email - click on instructions and application below 

Instructions (PDF Application)
Automatic/At-Large Application (PDF Application)

Video Instructions
Step-by-Step Instructions

2020-21 DIVISIONS - TENTATIVE (needs BOM approval)
Boys Divisions (tentative)
Girls Divisions (tentative)

Boys Championship Forms Verification
Girls Championship Forms Verification

CCBOA-Contra Costa Basketball Officials Association
CMOA-Coastal Mountain Officials Association
EBBOA-East Bay Basketball Officials Association
GGOB - Golden Gate Officials Bureau
MCON - Mid County Officials Network
NCBOA - Northern California Basketball Official Association
NCOA-Northern Coast Officials Association
REOA-Redwood Empire Officials Association
SRBOA - Six Rivers Basketball Officials Assosciation

Brackets & History General Sport Information

General Sport Information

Beginning in 2018-19, a maximum of two (2) scrimmages per sport are permissible prior to the first interscholastic contest (league or non-league) of the season.

2018-19 NFHS Rule Changes

CIF Sports Medicine Handbook
Foundation Game 2-year agreement
Foundation Game Invoice
Pink Zone memo


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