Saturday, November 19, 2016


Iowa State University Campus
Lied Recreation Center
Click Here for a Map


Tournament rules, schedule and map will be posted online approximately seven (7) days prior to competition. NO SCHEDULES WILL BE MAILED! 

Admission Fee

Youth - $2.00
Adult  - $5.00
Players & Coaches - FREE

Competition Format

1. Pool play with a 3 game guarantee.

2. Games will consist of a running clock, except in the last minute of each half.  Clock will not stop in the 2nd half if the point differential is 20 points or more. Halftime is a maximum of 4 minutes.

3. Rosters must have a least the minimum number of players (5) listed before being accepted into the tournament.  Players may appear on only one roster.  Divisions are gender specific.

4. Teams are required to wear matching colored shirts with numbers on the back.

5. At any time, the number of teams per division will be adjusted at the discretion of the Iowa Games staff.

6. No refunds will be issued due to cancellation by weather or team withdrawal after the final deadline.

7. All players receive a T-shirt with entry fee.


Click Here for Iowa Games Net Fest Basketball Rules 

Age Determining Date

Current grade for 2016-2017 (September 15, 2016 age determining date) school year will be used to determine the grade for participation.  Athletes should check with their school's athletic director concerning participation. Net Fest cannot be held accountable for determining an athlete's eligibility.


1st and 2nd place teams in the each gender/age divisions will receive trophies for each player.

Team Discount

A $25/team discount is available for basketball organizations (clubs, leagues, schools) that enter 4 or more teams. Email for more information.

Concessions and Vendors

Concessions will be available during the day. 
Fine Designs will be selling Iowa Games merchandise.  Get the latest Iowa Games and Net Fest gear personalized at their booth.

Youth: 4th - 8th Grade Girls and Boys Divisions

7th & 8th Grade will offer a recreation and competitive division.  The intent is to give teams the opportunity to compete against teams of similar skill levels across the state.  
Recreation Division (7th & 8th Grade): This division is for park & rec teams, YW/YMCA teams, etc., not for the all-star or select teams. 
Competitive Division (7th & 8th Grade):  This division is for the all-star, select or elite teams.   

All divisions based on the 2016 - 2017 school year

Male & Female Divisions
4th Grade | Open
5th Grade | Open 
6th Grade | Open 
7th Grade | Recreation* 
7th Grade | Competitive* 
8th Grade | Recreation* 
8th Grade | Competitive*

*Iowa Games staff reserves the right to combine divisions (competitive & recreation) if there are not enough teams in each level. 


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Schedules, Results and Teams will all be available through Fan App on your smartphone.

Click on the AppStore or Google Play button below to download and find your team!

Schedules, Results and Teams will all be available through Fan App on your smartphone.

Click on the AppStore or Google Play button below to download and find your team!

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Wednesday, November 2, 2016 (postal/online)
4th - 8th Grade: $140 per team*

Thursday, November 3 - Tuesday, November 8 (8:00 AM)
4th - 8th Grade: $160 per team*

*Maximum roster is 12 players for the entry fee.  Minimum roster is 5 players.

Roster Changes

Postmarked: Friday, November 11, 2016
Online (teams that registered online): Wednesday, November 16, 2016

By 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 17
Submit waivers via mail, fax (515.292.3254) or email


Iowa Games
Kim Abels
888.777.8881 x 105

Basketball Director
Dan Haugo