Jr. NBA Coach of the Year


The Sioux Falls Skyforce are proud to celebrate youth basketball coaches in combined efforts with the NBA & Jr. NBA! The Jr. NBA Coach of the Year program recognizes coaches that honor the game by demonstrating leadership and integrity, exhibiting a positive attitude towards all players, coaches, parents, and referees, and creating a lasting impact on young people both on and off the court.

Any youth basketball coach who coaches kids ages 6-14 is eligible including coaches that have been unable to engage with their athletes in-person due to the ongoing pandemic.

The time to nominate a youth basketball coach is now!
• Submissions will be accepted until Friday, April 9.
• Finalists will be named by April 16 with the Jr. NBA Coach of the Year released on April 30.
• The Jr. NBA Coach of the Year will be automatically entered for the national award as a local winner.

To nominate your favorite youth basketball coach, thoroughly fill out the submission form below.

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