The Sporting Chance Center is the hub of youth basketball and volleyball in Southern Arizona, home to tournaments, leagues, camps, clinics, open play and other programs devoted to youth health and fitness. The 40,000 square foot, air-conditioned Center features… to find out more click here.

Lute Olson Basketball Academy

Remembering Coach O….

The Sporting Chance family mourns the loss of Coach Lute Olson, whose prowess as a basketball coach was surpassed only by his kindness, accessibility and ego-less willingness to support our community. Thank you for your support of Sporting Chance and all you have done for Tucson.

COVID-19 Update 11:00 AM, August 27, 2020


As of August 27th, the AZDHS metrics are now in the “Moderate” range.  This allows us to reopen with the following guidelines:

  • As required by the AZDHS:  All persons are required to wear masks when in the facility, including while participating in any on-court activity.  This will include all athletes and coaches during their sessions on the courts.
  • We will check the temperature of every person who enters the SCC.
  • Please limit spectators to 1 adult per participant, no younger siblings during this phase.

Customers looking to rent court space should visit our website www.sportingchancecenter.org to fill out our Facility Rental Request Form.

Remember, Stay Safe, Wear a Mask, Social Distance, Wash Your Hands

Here’s What We Are Doing to Make Your Experience Safe

 * Employee wellness checks before every shift *

* Facial masks and increased hand washing for all employees *

*Increased sanitation of all touch areas *

* Reduced Center capacity *

* Physical distancing measures inside the facility *

Here’s What We Ask of You to Make the Experience Safe for Everyone


* Practice physical distancing protocols (6’)*

* Wash / sanitize hands often *



NEW Live Streaming and VOD!


The Sporting Chance Center and ProfileSports.TV have teamed up to offer LIVE STREAMING and VIDEO ON DEMAND of all the action at the Center! And best of all, you can watch it ALL FREE on your mobile phone, tablet, laptop or smart TV, captured by one of the five high-definition, digital cameras installed at the Center.

Attention Visitors: To ensure a most enjoyable experience, we urge you to click here to review our facility policies, including policies regarding Parking, Outside Food & Beverage, Team Camp, Video Recording and Privacy Policy Team Camps.  If you need a hotel during your visit, please see our Hotel Partners page.

Upcoming Events

Lute Olson Basketball Academy 
Due to the Coronavirus situation, we have suspended all LOBA programming and have also suspended registration for future LOBA programs. We will resume LOBA when the AZDHS guidelines allow us to safely. Please check back with us regularly. Thank you, and stay safe.

Tucson Basketball League – Winter League

Suspended until further notice!
Future registrations are through the TBL Website.
TBL runs all year long! If you’re over 18 and ready to ball up, please visit the TBL website!

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