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.

All tests will be administered online, at the THSBOA website. You must first register with THSBOA and pay state dues before being allowed to access the testing system.

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

Please note:

Deadlines for Testing

Test Deadline
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.