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2023 Dates are set
26th ANNUAL Meltdown Exposure Event for  both boys and girls teams.  Named the Largest Youth Basketball Showcase in Branson.   

This is the Branson Meltdown Basketball Logo

July  7-9, 2023


The MELTDOWN is for Boys and Girls Teams. 

The event in 2023 will be during scheduled girls NCAA viewing period for Division I, II, III, NAIA, Juco and Scout & viewing & reporting. 

    We will NOT be certifying the 2023 Meltdown.  TEAMS will NOT need NCAA certification to compete, and Div II, III, NAIA and Juco Boys and Girls coaches may still attend.


This is the Branson Meltdown Basketball Logo

July 22-23, 2023
THE Meltdown Slamboree

This is the spotlight picture

The Slamboree is now the Finale' to the Meltdown instead of a warm-up.  

 The event in 2023 will be during scheduled NCAA viewing period.







This is Boys Basketball image

A little History

*  THE MELTDOWN BASKETBALL Event is a long running  basketball Showcase held in the State of Missouri for the past 25 years.  It has been held at various colleges through out the State of Missouri including Missouri S & T, and Florrisant Valley Community College, East Central Community College and has moved to Branson, MO where we are enjoying sharing summer in Branson with the teams in the Meltdown! 

 *  There are so great things about the Meltdown, like great competition, great facilites, great staff, and Great Exposure.  

 *  In 2008, The Meltdown Added a Boys Division after Numerous requests for years. 

Top 5 Reasons to Choose the Meltdown Series Tournaments

1. First Class Facilities and Certified Referees
2. Great Competition From Multiple States
3. Multiple Divisions in Age Groups
4.Early Bird Discounts
5. Great Exposure During
Live Periods

This is the Arkansas Sting vs an opponent
This is a Boys Basketball Game at the meltdown
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