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 2017-2018
|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||Thursday, November 30th, 11:59pm|
|Mechanics Test (2- or 3-person)||Thursday, November 30th, 11:59pm|
|Rules Test, Part II||Thursday, November 30th, 11:59pm|
The deadline for all testing is Thursday, November 30th, 2017 at 11:59pm CT. You must meet the testing requirements to officiate in the upcoming season.
THERE WILL BE NO EXCEPTIONS FOR NOT TAKING THE TESTS IN TIME!
For any questions or concerns, please contact the Assignment Secretary.