Members of USA Basketball

USA Basketball is the national governing body for basketball in the United States and the basic differences between memberships are as follows: Professional, Collegiate, Scholastic, Youth and Associate.

Professional Membership shall be open to national professional sports organizations that actively conduct a national program in basketball as a competitive sport. The current Professional Members of USA Basketball are listed below, and will be updated from time to time to reflect changes in such membership.

Collegiate Membership shall be open to national sports organizations that actively conduct a national program in basketball as a competitive sport through universities, colleges and collegiate-level programs. The current Collegiate Members of USA Basketball are listed below, and will be updated from time to time to reflect changes in such membership.

Scholastic Membership shall be open to national sports organizations that actively conduct a national program in basketball through educational institutions below the collegiate level. The current Scholastic Members of USA Basketball are listed below, and will be updated from time to time to reflect changes in such membership.

Youth Membership shall be open to community-based non-Scholastic and non-Collegiate sports organizations that conduct national programs in basketball for youths (defined as players age 19 and under). The current Youth Members of USA Basketball are listed below, and will be updated from time to time to reflect changes in such membership.

Associate Membership shall be open only to organizations that do not qualify for the Professional, Collegiate, Scholastic or Youth categories, and that conduct significant basketball programs or are otherwise associated with the sport of basketball in the United States. Associate Members are listed below, and will be updated from time to time to reflect changes in such membership.


USA BASKETBALL PROFESSIONAL MEMBERS

  • National Basketball Association
  • National Basketball Association Development League
  • Women's National Basketball Association

USA BASKETBALL COLLEGIATE MEMBERS

  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association
  • National Junior College Athletic Association

USA BASKETBALL SCHOLASTIC MEMBERS

  • National Federation of State High School Associations

USA BASKETBALL YOUTH MEMBERS

  • Amateur Athletic Union

USA BASKETBALL ASSOCIATE MEMBERS

  • Athletes In Action
  • Basketball Travelers
  • College Commissioners Association
  • Harlem Globetrotters
  • Latin-American Basketball League of Los Angeles
  • National Association of Basketball Coaches
  • National Basketball Players Association
  • National Junior College Basketball Coaches Association
  • National Junior College Women's Coaches Association
  • National Wheelchair Basketball Association
  • USA Deaf Sports Federation
  • United States Armed Forces
  • Women's Basketball Coaches Association