Jersey Mike’s and Naismith Awards Form Multi-Year Partnership

Company’s Title Sponsorship Will Honor the Most Outstanding High School Basketball Players and Coaches ATLANTA (February 14, 2019) – The Atlanta Tipoff Club, administrators of the Naismith Awards, has formed a multi-year agreement to make Jersey Mike’s Subs the title...

Anne Donovan (1961-2018)

“The Atlanta Tipoff Club was stunned to hear of the passing of Anne Donovan. She had the distinction of being the first woman to win the Naismith College Player of the Year Award in 1983, and later was named the Naismith Outstanding Contributor to Women’s...

C.M. Newton (1930-2018)

“The basketball community lost a dear friend, legend and pioneer with the passing of C.M. Newton.  Our deepest sympathies go out to his family, friends, former players and coaches, and those whose lives he enriched.  He will be missed.” Eric Oberman Executive...

Jevon Carter Wins Inaugural Naismith Defensive Player of the Year Award

 ATLANTA (April 1, 2018) – The Atlanta Tipoff Club today announced that West Virginia University senior Jevon Carter is the first recipient of the newly-created Naismith Defensive Player of the Year award presented by Bona.  Carter helped lead the Mountaineers to 105...