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Spring Academy 2023

SPRING Season Information 

  • Registration dates shown below are for returning players.  
  • New players will receive an invite with registration link after tryouts.
Spring Season Details

New Players will be sent an invite after tryouts and given a time period for registration.  The registration dates above do not apply to new players.   

What to join us?

  1. The first step is to sign up for a tryout. 
  2. You will receive an  invite via email to come tryout  - could take up to 3 business days.
  3. After the tryout, our coaches will finalize the rosters.
  4. Those players who are invited to join the team will be sent an invite with details and registration link.  
  5. If it's determined your player is not ready to compete in a game situation, we will invite you to join a season of skills training.     


We are excited to begin the new Spring Season!  We look forward to seeing all our teams in new uniforms and look sharp on the court.     Our coaches are energized and looking forward to seeing the continued development in our players! 

We are so proud that several of academy players are advancing to the next level of tournament play.  We congratulate you and look forward to more players putting in the extra work to achieve the next level of play!

Tryouts for new players will be held during January and February.   Please sign up for the tryout and we will send you an invite to come join us at a skills session.    There are lots of new players who have already signed up to come out and we look forward to meeting everyone!    

As always we thank our returning families for your continued loyalty and support. Many of you have referred us to your friends -- this means a lot to us and we sincerely appreciate you.

The Texas Tar Heels continue to grow and which is only possible with your great support!

On behalf of our coaches and staff, thank you. - Coach Nate

Spring Season FAQs

Q.  When does the season begin?

A. Practice begins the week of Feb 27th!

Q.  When does the season end?

A.  Season will end mid April.

Q.   When do games start?

A.  Games start the weekend of  March 3rd.

Q.  How many practices a week?

A.  Two per week - 1 practice and 1 skills session.

Q.   Where is practice held?

A.  Practices are held at a few different locations:

  • Fieldhouse USA, 3000 Grapevinie Mills Pkwy, #329, Grapevine
  • Mac Sports, 200 Continental Drive, Lewisville

Q. When will I get the practice schedule?

A.  The practice schedule will be available mid Feb.

Q.   Where are games played?

A.   All Academy teams  play at the Grapevine Fieldhouse.

Q.  When will I get the game schedule?

A.  Fieldhouse will provide the schedule by Feb 27th.  Games take place Fridays 6-9pm, Saturdays 8am - 9pm, Sundays 12noon - 6pm.  

Q.  Will will have playoffs?

A.  No Spring Playoffs   

The Feidlhouse holds playoffs in the Winter and Summer Seasons only.  The top 4 teams in each division (3rd grade and up) will have the opportunity to qualify for playoffs.    


Come Join us

The Texas Tar Heels Basketball Academy is the fastest growing AAU Basketball Program in the DFW area.  Texas Tar Heels are located in Lewisville, Texas and draw top basketball players from all over North Texas including  Flower Mound, Grapevine, Dallas, Plano and Frisco. DFW AAU Basketball players can come to the Texas Tar Heels to work hard, develop their skills and gain exposure to college coaches.  We are the the largest independent AAU Basketball Program in the DFW area.  DFW AAU Basketball players can come to us and expect high level training to include state of the art Vertimax and a shooting machine.   The Texas Tar Heels Basketball Academy located in North Texas has a proven track record of developing DFW  AAU Basketball athletes to reach their maximum potential.