Boys Basketball Elite Camp (grades 9-12)

Camp Type: 
Athletic
Camp Classification: 
Boys Basketball
Camp: 
Boys Basketball Elite Camp (grades 9-12)
Dates: 
Aug 8 2014

 

 

Date: Aug 8, 2014 
Times: 11:00am - 5:00pm (check-in 10:30am - 11:00am)
Location: Holmes Convocation Center 
Grades: 9-12 
Fee: $35


  • Under the direction of Head Coach Jim Fox
  • Learn the ins and outs of how to be an elite Division I player
  • Participate in a Division I practice and drills
  • Tour Appalachian State's campus and facilities
  • Play with and against elite level high school competition, current D1 players and professionals 
  • Campers will recieve food, beverages, and App State apparel
 
 Head Coach Jim Fox
 
 Jim Fox was named the 16th head coach in Appalachian State University men’s basketball history on April 8, 2014. Fox comes to Appalachian State from Davidson, where he coached for the past 13 seasons, including the last two as associate head coach. 

Fox joined head coach Bob McKillop’s staff at Davidson in 2001 and helped the Wildcats through perhaps the most successful 13-year stint in the program’s celebrated history. With Fox on the bench, Davidson compiled a 288-131 overall record (.687 winning percentage), 10 SoCon regular-season championships and six SoCon Tournament titles. He helped lead the Wildcats to the postseason in 10 of his 13 campaigns, including NCAA Tournament appearances in 2002, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2012 and 2013. Davidson advanced to the Elite Eight of the 2008 NCAA Tournament with wins over Gonzaga, Georgetown and Wisconsin and came within two points of upsetting eventual national-champion Kansas for a berth in the Final Four. 
Strong recruiting and player development have been staples of Fox’s college coaching career with student-athletes that he coached at Davidson earning all-America honors five times and all-conference accolades on 29 occasions. He also coached the SoCon Player of the Year seven times and mentored three SoCon Freshmen of the Year. 

His most notable pupil was two-time All-American Stephen Curry, who played at Davidson from 2006-09. Curry was the nation’s leading scorer and a consensus first-team All-American in his final collegiate season and is currently an NBA All-Star for the Golden State Warriors. Fox also coached De’Mon Brooks, who earned honorable-mention All-America recognition in 2012 and 2014. 
 
 

Coach Fox is a great leader that knows how to connect with his players both on and off the court. He knows the game, puts the time in to make himself better and will get the most out of each player he coaches. He is a guy that I keep in touch with to this day because of how much he pushed me on the court and also genuinely cared about me. App State is getting a gem.”

— Golden State Warriors guard and NBA All-Star Stephen Curry

 
 

Registration 

Please complete our online registration form whether paying by credit card or check.

To pay by check, complete the online form and mail it in with your payment. Please note spaces are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. The program may fill before we receive your payment. We suggest registering now with a credit card using our secure server.

If you decide to cancel your registration no refunds will be issued.

For program information, contact, Coach Bryan Bender, by e-mail at coachbryanbender@gmail.com or by phone at 828-262-3081.

For registration information, contact the Office of Conference & Camp Services by e-mail at haassaa@appstate.edu or by phone at 828-262-2944.

According to NCAA rules and regulations all camps and clinics are open to any and all entrants regardless of skill level
(limited only by number, age, grade level and/or gender).

 

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