FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is Little Big Shot?
Little Big Shot is a competitive basketball 3-point shootout of teams going head to head in a tournament style bracket and other charities serving various non profit and charity organizations. The Little Big Shot shootout competition is designed for players of all skill levelsage 16 years and up. They can put together and/or sponsor a full team of up to ten players. Anyone can be a Little Big Shot, whether you are a player, a volunteer, a corporate or individual sponsor, a team captain or a fan.
How is the game played and what are the rules?
Is there an age limit?
Yes. Teams are for participants 16 and above and if you or someone on your team is under 18, they’ll need a parent/legal guardian to sign their release click HERE.
How long will the tournament last?
Total tournament time will vary by location. See our bracket page for sample tournament schedule. Actual schedules will vary by location. Click HEREfor brackets page. Each shootout lasts 20 minutes which includes a two (5) minute warm-up, five (5) minutes for round one, two (2) minute rest, and two (2) minutes for the round two.
How many games are we guaranteed?
Round one is single elimination. Round two is double elimination.
Can my team wear our own uniforms or T-shirts?
You are welcome to wear your own uniforms or t-shirts. However T-shirts will be provided.
What do I receive for registering?
Each registered team receives 7-10 player spots, and a t-shirt.
What does my team receive if we win?
In addition to the bragging rights you’ll earn for winning the tournament, you will receive a trophy to proudly display. In some locations the adult division winners will shoot out at half time at an NBA game, or receive other recognition by the NBA.
What are my responsibilities as Team Captain?
You are the leader of your team. You are Dirk (Mavs), Kobe (Lakers) and Lebron (Heat). As Team Captain you are responsible for overall recruitment of your team and raising the $1,000 entry fee. On-site, any questions or disputes will be discussed only with the Team Captain. Disqualification from the competition can result from infractions of any of the official rules. Official rules can be found HERE.
How much does it cost?
Sponsorship levels vary. See Sponsorship Packages. Your entry fee is tax deductable.
How does Little Big Shot utilize the Funds raised?
Funds raised go to support our mission of funding for organizations serving various non profit and charity organizations. Check out the ‘Charities’ section of this website for more information on approved charities of Little Big Shot Texas.
This sounds amazing! How do I register for a Little Big Shot near me?
Little Big Shot is coming to 5 cities in Spring of 2014. Teams will be able to register soon in Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Sacramento and San Antonio. Register on the web or by mail.
For more information call 817-500-5000.