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EDUCATIONAL
and
BASKETBALL
LINKS PAGE!

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Nicole and Greg Jennings

On this page you will find some interesting links for student/athletes, parents and coaches about the game of basketball and some other things that might come in handy in the classroom.
 
If you know of some good educational or basketball sites, please feel free to e-mail them to me so I can add them to this page.  
 
Check'em Out and Enjoy!

 
CHECK OUT THESE SEARCH ENGINES!

DO YOU YAHOO? - Good search engine. Plus, free e-mail, chat, clubs and games.

GOOGLE - ONE OF THE BEST SEARCH ENGINES I'VE USED!!

LYCOS - Lots of cool things here. 

JUST ASK JEEVES. - Very informative site.

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I HOPE SOME OF THESE SITES HELP YOUR GRADES OUT!

CHECK OUT THESE EDUCATIONAL WEBSITES:

AN ONLINE BIBLE - Cool site to study and find bible verses.
 
MOTIVATE US - Motivational and Inspirational Quotes, Stories and Poetry.
 
ACT, Inc. - A Student Site for ACT Test Takers. 

FACT MONSTER - A reference site for kids that offers information by subject.

MATH NERDS - This site helps with math from elementary thru the college level. Provides guidance and suggestions for solving math problems and understanding concepts.

THE HOMEWORK CENTER - This site contains sites and resources for K - 12 grade homework subjects.

INTERNET PUBLIC LIBRARY YOUTH DIVISION - This site is designed just for teenagers.

INTERNET PUBLIC LIBRARY TEEN DIVISION - Very informative web-site. Teaching, training tips and much more.

MICHIGAN COLLEGES and UNIVERSITIES - This site has websites to every college and university in Michigan.

MICHIGAN COMMUNITY COLLEGES and TECHNICAL SCHOOLS - This site has websites to every commuity college and technical school in Michigan.

ONLINE DICTIONARIES - This site has multiple dictionaries and thesauruses.

SCIENCE FAIR PROJECT RESOURCE GUIDE - This site links kids to all kinds of science resources.

ENCHANTED LEARNING - This site is designed for kids 8 and under and contains a picture dictionary search engine that make web searching easy.

FUN BRAIN - This site offers learning games organized by age.

PBS KIDS - This PBS Online site contains links and activities related to popular PBS TV shows.

SPORTS ILLUSTRATED FOR KIDS - This site has colorful articles about sports figures, league standings, games and more.

FUNSCHOOL - A website for children between preschool & 6th grade, as well as teachers and parents.

KIDS DIG REED - Educational website for children about the Reed Farmstead Archaeological site.

FAMILY EDUCATION NETWORK - Things for kids, teens, parents, families and teachers.

KIDS LEARNING NETWORK - Games, software, activities and homework help.

CHARACTER COUNTS - The purpose of the CHARACTER COUNTS! Coalition is to fortify the lives of America's young people with consensus ethical values called the Six Pillars of Character. These values, which transcend divisions of race, creed, politics, gender and wealth, are: trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship.

THE FREEDOM CENTER - Be inspired to speak up in the face of prejudice and racism of all kinds.

CHALLENGE DAY - The mission of Challenge Day is to demonstrate the possibility of love and connection through the celebration of diversity, truth and full expression. "ONE OF THE MOST INCREDIBLE THINGS I HAVE EVER EXPERIENCED AND THATS REAL."
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Enjoy the Hoop Links!

CHECK OUT THESE BASKETBALL WEBSITES:


AAU Clubs
 
MICHIGAN AMATEUR ATHLETIC UNION (AAU) GIRLS BASKETBALL - You can find information on how to form a team, how to find a team, tournament dates and more in the State of Michigan.

MICHIGAN AMATEUR ATHLETIC UNION (AAU) BOYS BASKETBALL - Get information on how to find a club to play for or players to play for your club and more.

KALAMAZOO HEAT - The website of The Kalamazoo Heat's Girls Basketball Program.

LAKESIDE HOOPS - The website of The Lakeside Hoops AAU Girls Basketball Program.

ACB HOOPS - The website of The ACB Hoops' Boys Basketball Program.
 
WEST MICHIGAN LAKERS - The website of The West Michigan Lakers' Boys Basketball Program.
 
JACKSON JETS - The website of The Jackson Jets' Girls Basketball Program.

JACKSON GYM RATS - The website of The Jackson Gym Rats' Boys Basketball Program.

Schedules and Directions
 
HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS - Get the schedule to almost every high school team and sport at this site.
 
HIGH SCHOOL MAPS ONLINE - Go to this site to get directions to high schools all across the country.

Training Sites for Players and Coaches
 
GIRLS CAN JUMP - A site designed to help girls with training by the Trainer of the WNBA's Detroit Shock
 
BIGGER FASTER STRONGER - A site to help with training an athlete.

CAMP OF CHAMPS-SUMMER CAMP WORKOUT PROGRAM - A workout program that helps with moves, your shot, ball-handling, defense, motivation and much more.
 
VIRTUAL BASKETBALL COACH - Lots of things for players and coaches of all levels.

THE COACHES' HOME - Very informative page. Chat, play book, message board and its interactive.

THE BASKETBALL WORKSHOP - An outstanding shooting workshop for those that want to improve their shooting game.

TEAM ARETE - Coaches and players can get up to date information on coaches' clinics, player events and camps.

BASKETBALL'S BEST - Information on camps, clinics, books, videos, speakers, instruction & equipment.

LEARN TO PLAY BASKETBALL - This site has good stuff for new coaches, basketball parents and self-coached players

HOOPS KING - Cool site with online store, coaching clinic, drills in streaming video and more.

POWER BASKETBALL - A youth basketball coaching resource.

HOOPS U-THE COLLEGE OF BASKETBALL KNOWLEDGE! - Great links, training programs, plays and winning words.

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL MAGAZINE - A magazine dedicated to the sport of women's basketball.

FULL COURT PRESS: THE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL JOURNAL - Covers Women's High School, College, International and Pro Basketball.

THE COACH'S CLIPBOARD - Plays, drills, quotes and much more.

Get Your Game On!
 
GUS MACKER - 3 on 3 Basketball Tournaments.

RED HACKER - 3 on 3 and 4 on 4 Basketball Tournaments.
 
MAGIC'S TOUR - 2 on 2 and 5 on 5 Basketball Tournaments.

Coach and Player Websites
 
GREG JENNINGS WEBPAGE - Former Kalamazoo (MI) Central HS , Western Michigan University Standout and current Green bay Packer Wide Receiver...Greg's Website has information about his Foundation, Events, Fan Club and more.
 
COACH DICK SHILTS' WEBPAGE - Cool website by a great person

COACH JOHN WOODEN'S HOME PAGE - Coach Wooden is considered by many as the greatest college basketball coach of all-time.

COACH MORGAN WOOTEN'S WEBPAGE - His basketball camp information and more. Coach Wooten was named the best high school of the 20th century by the Naismith Foundation.

CRISMAN HOOPS WEBPAGE - Former Western Michigan University Women's Basketball Standout, Lori Crisman's mission with Crisman Hoops is to encourage athletes towards a life of physical, academic, social, and spiritual excellence.
 
COACH TONY WARREN'S WEBPAGE - A good website by a very good coach and person to get camps and individual help.

Training Books and Videos
 
BASKETBALL BOOKS, VIDEOS, TAPES, COACHING AIDS and SOFTWARE - This site is loaded with all kinds of resources for players and coaches.

BASKETBALL BOOKS and TAPES - Books and Tapes on basketball, nutrition, training and more.

COACHING BOOKLETS - Proven and trusted basketball coaching manuals from Joe Piscopo Basketball.

Places to Train and Play
 
THE COURTHOUSE - A place to go play and learn to play basketball. Leagues and clinics available.

MIDWEST BASKETBALL ACADEMY - Another place to go and learn to play basketball. Plenty of clinics, leagues and camps for everyone.

HOOP CITY BASKETBALL GYM & ACADEMY - Hoop City offers clinics, leagues, Boys & Girls AAU, Boys & Girls AYBT and much more.

MOREY COURTS - Offers alot of basketball camps, clinics, tournaments, fitness center, training and much more.

RANDO ACTIVITY CENTER - The RAC offers basketball training, open gyms, travel teams and much more.


Equipment and Gear
 
NEED HOOP SHOES AND GEAR - Eastbay Online.

MORE HOOP SHOES AND GEAR - Finishline Online.

SHOES, GEAR & EQUIPMENT - The Sports Authority's Online Basketball Catalog

SISTA HOOPS - A site where for girls to go get gear for practice and games. Teams can also get custom made gear for their season.


Informational Outlets
 
M-LIVE SPORTS - Coverage of national & local pro, college and prep sports.

MICHIGAN GIRLS BASKETBALL REPORT - A comprehensive scouting service devoted to promoting and focusing on girl's basketball players from the state of Michigan.
 
PREP SPOTLIGHT MAGAZINE - For the latest news on the High School Basketball in the Great State of Michigan.

THE DETROIT NEWS - High School Sports Section

Teams
 
LADY COUGARS BASKETBALL - Kalamazoo Valley Community College-Women's Basketball Website

COUGARS BASKETBALL - Kalamazoo Valley Community College-Men's Basketball Website
 
MY GIRLS, THEY GOT NEXT! - The WNBA's Detroit Shock Website

THE PISTONS - The NBA's Detroit Pistons Website

GO BLUE BABY GIRLS:) - The University of Michigan-Women's Basketball Website

GO BLUE BABY BOYS:) - The University of Michigan-Men's Basketball Website

THE LADY SPARTANS - The Michigan State University-Women's Basketball Website

THE SPARTANS - The Michigan State University-Men's Basketball Website

WMU LADY BRONCOS BASKETBALL - Western Michigan University-Women's Basketball Website

WMU BRONCOS BASKETBALL - Western Michigan Univesity-Men's Basketball Website

K-COLLEGE LADY HORNETS BASKETBALL - Kalamazoo College-Women's Basketball Website

K-COLLEGE HORNETS BASKETBALL - Kalamazoo College-Men's Basketball Website

Organizations and Associations
 
FCA - Fellowship of Christian Athletes

BCAM - Basketabll Coaches Association of Michigan

BCA - Black Coaches Association

NABC - National Association of Basketball Coaches

WBCA - Women's Basketball Coaches Association

MHSAA - Michigan High School Athletic Association

NFHS - National Federation of State High School Associations

POSITIVE COACHING ALLIANCE - Motto: Transforming youth sports so sports can transform youth.

KNIGHTS COACHING ACADEMY - A yearly basketball coaches' clinic.

WNBA - Women's National Basketball Association

NBA - National Basketball Association

NCAA WOMEN'S BASKETBALL - Division I, II and III

NCAA MEN'S BASKETBALL - Division I, II and III

NATIONAL JUNIOR COLLEGE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION - Division 1 Women's Basketball

NATIONAL JUNIOR COLLEGE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION - Division 2 Women's Basketball

NATIONAL JUNIOR COLLEGE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION - Division 3 Women's Basketball

NATIONAL JUNIOR COLLEGE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION - Division 1 Men's Basketball

NATIONAL JUNIOR COLLEGE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION - Division 2 Men's Basketball

NATIONAL JUNIOR COLLEGE ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION - Division 3 Men's Basketball

DIVISION 3 BASKETBALL - The definitive resource for Division III men's and women's basketball

USA BASKETBALL

NBDL - National Basketball Development League

CBA - Continental Basketball Association

NAIA WOMEN'S DIVISION 1 BASKETBALL - National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

NAIA MEN'S DIVISION 1 BASKETBALL - National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

NAIA WOMEN'S DIVISION 2 BASKETBALL - National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

NAIA MEN'S DIVISION 2 BASKETBALL - National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

USBL - United States Basketball League

FIBA - International Basketball Federation

THE NAISMITH MEMORIAL-BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME

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