Testing Requirements for Officials
Per UIL requirements, all ABOA members are required to pass Rules and Mechanics tests to officiate interscholastic contests during the basketball season.
Requirements for 2018-2019
|Level||Rules Test Score Requirement||Mechanics Test Score Requirement||Rules Test, Part II (PPO) Requirement|
|Sub-varsity||70 or better||2- or 3-person, 70 or better||N/A|
|Varsity||80 or better||3-person, 80 or better||N/A|
|Playoff and UIL Assignments||90 or better||3-person, 90 or better||92 or better|
- Tests are accessible from the THSBOA website.
- You may take the tests multiple times; however, if you achieve a score of 90, you will not be permitted anymore tries.
- The ABOA Assignment Secretary will automatically receive your test scores. There is no need to notify or send scores to the ABOA.
- To be eligible for UIL and Playoff assignments, you must pass the Part II Rules Test with a score of 92 or better.
Deadlines for Testing
|Rules Test, Part I||Friday, November 30th, 11:59pm|
|Mechanics Test (2- or 3-person)||Friday, November 30th, 11:59pm|
|Rules Test, Part II||TBA|
For any questions or concerns, please contact the Assignment Secretary.