Imagine a talented group of high school basketball players who have been overlooked by college coaches. What if their chances of being recognized and having an opportunity to go to college is only a “jump shot” away?

ABOUT

American Ballers is a docuseries that will travel throughout the United States in search of overlooked basketball talent. Student Athletes 15-17 will participate in a weekend of exposure games with selected players being invited to Orlando, Florida to compete in a tournament for the chance to win a college scholarship.

Student Athletes will be coached by NBA players, and professional coaches. American Ballers showcases basketball talent, but will also examine the off the court stories of these student athletes, and give NBA players the opportunity to make a positive impact in the lives of aspiring athletes across the nation.

CREATOR

SEAN BIRDSONG

Born in Westwood, New Jersey, Sean attended Bonner Springs High School in Kansas where he played basketball. He attended Highland Community College, and NCAA II Lincoln University on basketball scholarships, and would go on to play professionally in the Continental Basketball Association, and Premier Basketball League.

After playing, Sean began coaching within the high school, and NBA circuit which includes, the NBA G-League Combine, NBA G-Leagues Texas Legends free agent camp, Dallas Mavericks Basketball Academy, and Blue Valley North High school as an assistant coach.

In addition to playing and coaching, Sean has worked with at risk youth, and adults in the behavioral healthcare field. In 2014, he founded Nothing But Net Sports which programs promote a healthy living through sports for youth, and adults. Sean earned a Bachelor’s degree in Organizational Leadership from MidAmerica Nazarene University.

NBA COACHES

EVENTS

Orlando Basketball Clinic

December 14th, 2019

L.A. Lakers Fitness & Basketball Clinic

August 29th, 2019

Brooklyn Nets Basketball Clinic

December 20th, 2018

SPONSORS

Scott Tesser

CONTACT

For sponsorship opportunities please contact americanballers16@gmail.com