Through constructive criticism, our mission is improve each member's professionalism, knowledge of mechanics and interpretation of rules, thus ensuring the highest level of officiating for every game assigned through the Gulf Coast Basketball Officials Association.
The Evaluation Committee is responsible for setting up the process and selecting those individuals who will assist with the evaluation of member officials within the local officials association. Each official with two or more years experience should be evaluated at least once during each season. First-year officials should be evaluated periodically throughout the season so that mini-clinics may be offered, if necessary, to re-enforce good officiating skills.
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Always strive to get one more game on your schedule, always push to better your schedule. This is where you start.
Assignors are looking for crew chiefs that have "IT" - so what is "IT", and who has "IT"? It means a certain kind of official:
Summer Focus (Referee 101)
Pre-Season (Referee 201)
Work to demonstrate consistency of your calls and be able to display both foul awareness and clock awareness (dependent on level of official)
In-Season (Referee 301)
We recommend reading the "Basketball Officiating Philosophy" section from your officials manual, which covers good personality characteristics such as:
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