New Commission Changes Not In 2011 Tournament Program Article on How Officials Are Assigned Prelim and Tournament Games

The Maine State Basketball Commission has made the following changes from the Maine Invitational Basketball Tournament Program since 2011’s Program  for officals to qualify for tournament assignments.

1. 15 instead of 14 regular heal point games

2. Officiate a minimum 50 varsity regular heal point games in career

3. Schools/Head Coaches may list 2 officials that they do not want assigned to their post season games.

4. Closed book exam for officials , just added closed

Still no change in going back to the original concept/procedure that the schools/coaches list of 10 will guarantee an official off the list of 10 for each quarter-final, semi-final, regional final and state final.