About the Gala

GalaThe NABC Foundation Court of Honor Gala was developed to bring recognition to an individual and the game of basketball while raising foundation awareness and important financial support to the NABC Foundation and its charitable and educational programs. During the Gala, guests will join the basketball community in presenting the Court of Honor Award. The Award is presented to an individual, businessman, educator, etc., who has roots in college basketball, values those roots in the game and has gone on to distinguish himself in his profession, exhibiting the highest standards for leadership.


Court of Honor Award Recipients
2016 – George Raveling
2015 – John Thompson, Jr.
2014 – Dick Vitale
2013 – Jim Nantz
2012 – no award
2011 – Phil Knight
2010 – Bill Bradley
2009 – Jerry Colangelo

For questions regarding the Gala, please contact:

Janelle Guidry – Janelle@nabc.com
Director of Convention/Gala

Office: 816-595-6167