- Stars 15/u Go 3-1 in Arizona "Bash in the Desert"
- NOC Basketball named "Top Program in OC" by AAU 2017
- Map Elite Goes 4-0 in WCE HoopReview 2018
- Map Elite Wins Bash in Arizona 2018 Champions
- Map Elite Wins Vegas Championship 2018 Big City Sports
NOC Basketball Online
Future Stars your games are posted for Sept on upcoming events
NOC chosen to represent SoCal in "Cali-Can" Classic in Feb 2019
NOC and NOC/Map Elite has been chosen to represent Southern California in Showcase against the top teams from Canada. Our program is 2-0 against Australia, 2-0 against China and 1-0 against France/Brazil. This is a great honor and more information will be posted in the near future.
UPCOMING PRACTICES/EVENTS/GAMES/Venue Addresses Revised 9/18.
Arizona Prep Hoops Bash in the Desert Results. Map Elite Champions & 15 Stars Go 3-1
What a Great Weekend!!!
Map Elite started off rough losing to Ariz Powerhouse 69-64 in a early Saturday game. The second game was a game for the ages. Playing HillCrest Prep/ Spirit Academy with 20 year old prep players and no one under 6'6" , Map Elite fought and won over the crowd and much respect from HillCrest players losing 70-58. This loss did more good for us than bad. The team jelled together and beat Team Prep 58-37, Ariz Alpha Males 70-46 and in the Champioship beating Arizona Hype 54-39. Devyian Roberson was all - tournament and the entire team played like Champions on Sunday. "Those three wins against solid teams from Arizona were amazing to watch. Our boys pulled together and fought harder than any team we played" stated Coach Couso over the phone. Congratulations to Art, Chris, Devyian, Joe, Adi, Mikai, Devin, Jailen and Jeremiah.
15 Stars finished 3-1 in the Gold Division against top programs from Arizona. The team played hard and fought for every win. "We won one game 52-49 over 702 Select, then beat AZ Venom 53-50, one win in the final 6 seconds and another in the final 27 seconds. The boys never quit and fought representing our program well" stated Coach Coates. Sunday the boys lost a early game to Powerhouse Hoops 54-36 but then bounced back to beat Ariz Grassroots 65-58. Tjavis Miller and Zavian Rivera were are top players all weekend.
From Coach Couso " I am sitting here in the hotel lobby already missing everyone. This weekend was exhausting but at the same time so rewarding. I am so proud of all of our players, parents and friends that supported us this weekend. Thanks to John, Doug, Adrian, Bob Big Fish, Gisel, Lisa, Travis, Robert, Mrs. H, Michele, Mr. De La P, The Jahic's, The Benn's, The Bultsma's and All of the parents that came out and made the weekend so special for Coach Coates and myself. Thanks for showing why our program is at the top of the County"
Look what OUR program has accomplished since 2009. It's All You
In 2009 we won our 1st National Title Main Event LV 16/u.
In 2010 we won 3 State Titles, BCS Las Vegas 11/u,14/u and 17/u and the Main Event National 13/u.
In 2011 our 14's won the BCS State Title and in 2012 our 14's won the BCS National .
In 2013 our 17's finished #5 in the Pumps NCAA tournament and then won the National at the BCS/USSSA LV Platnium Division.
In 2014 our 14/u, 15/u and 16/u won the Court Grip National Championships.
In 2015 our 17's won the BigFoot LV Grand Event Gold Division and then finished ranked #9 at the Big One NCAA tournament
In 2016 our 17's won the Pangos Sweet 16 Diamond Division and won the National Bigfoot Last Call Silver Division while our Stars Black finished ranked #5 Nationals.
In 2017 our 17's won the LV Bigfoot Grand Master National Open Division, went 5-0 in WCE Showcase and 4-1 in Pangos Cream of the Crop.
In 2018 NOC/Map Elite went 4-0 in WCE Showcase to run our two year record to 9-0 in WCE against the best!
In 2018 NOC/Map Elite won the PrepHoops Bash in the Desert Tournament against top teams from all over.
In 2018 NOC/Map Elite won the Big City Vegas Championship Open Div & 15 Elite finished 2nd in 17/u Silver Div.
We have placed 73 players in College. Their names and colleges are posted on the "former NOC players in College" section of our website.
When someone asks you why you play for NOC, show them this list. You should all be proud to be part of it. It couldn't happen without you.
2018-2019 PROGRAM RECORDS Updated 9/16
Cream of the Crop Schedule for Map Elite
Game #1 is at 8pm vs LA Rockfish Grey Map Elite started off where they left off last week with a 79-55 win. Team played really well after the first 5 minutes and never looked back. All 9 players played really well.
Game #2 vs LA Rockfish Blue Map beat LARB 59-32. Held them to 10 2nd half points. MiKai's best all around game
Game #3 vs Belmont Shores Playing before over 23 college coaches and playing shorthanded with just 7 players, Map Elite was tied at the 3 minute mark. Team ran out of gas and lost 47-41 but got great respect with Dino's about how hard and well they played being shorthanded. The stock on all of the boys went up. Great game for Matt, Tyler, Jordan & Chris.
Game #4 vs Club 17 TNT Map Elite got right back on the winning horse running over TNT 76-51.
Game #5 vs Pasadena Blazers It was built up has a big battle but Map Elite jumped on and then sat on Pasadena to knock them off their undefeated tourney. What away to finish the year, with all 8 players playing like a team, playing hard and truly caring about each other. Aaron, Tyler, Jordan, Marcus, Matt, Brandhon, Mikai and Chris really played like Champions and proved why I am so proud of our program and the young men and their families that support us. God Bless.
WCE SoCalHoops 2018 Review Results for Map Elite, Stars Black & 16 Select.
Congratulations to Mikai Benn, Art Angeles, Adi Jahic and Tjavis Miller chosen all Showcase. Map Elite runs it's record to 9-0 in WCE Hoop Review for last two years.
Map Elite Schedule: Saturday Game #1 Map Elite beat ARC Wildcats Elite 67-44
Game #2 Map Elite Beat OGP 17 HQ 68-47
Sunday Game #3 Map Elite beat 2ndtonone 57-44
Game #4 Map Elite finished Showcase perfect 4-0 with a 54-41 win over West Coast Elite SD. Team really played well and hard this weekend getting ready for Arizona
Stars Black Schedule: Friday Game #1 Stars defeated OGP 65-61
Saturday Game #2 Team Hardwood defeated Stars 57-49. Too many turnovers and missed layups.
Game #3 Stars bounced back and defeated BTI Elite 55-49. Solid team win.
Sunday Game #4 Stars gave away a 36-30 game to Ariz Rebels. Playing soft for 24 minutes and getting down by 13 and then fighting for 6 minutes to comeback short.
WCE NCAA Showcase 2017 Results for Map Elite & Stars Black.
Map Elite Wins Pool in West Coast Elite Showcase Going 5-0
Map Elite: Wed 7/12 Game 1 vs Calif Seals Map played a solid game from start to finish and defeated the Seals 72-35.
Wed 7/12 Game 2 vs Team Intensity Map beat a small but good shooting team 78-46. 2-0 for first day
Thur 7/13 Game 3 vs Team Arsenal Map made it 3-0 with a win over the Arsenal 66-36.
Fri 7/14 Game 4 vs OC Rain Map Elite ran over the rain 81-47 to go 4-0 in the Showcase
Fri 7/14 Game 5 vs EWE Black Map Elite finished perfect for the showcase beating EWE 66-47. Great tourney for Map!! Team is playing as a team at a very high level.
Stars Black: Wed 7/12 Game 1 vs EWE Black Stars lost a tough hard fought battle 56-50. Bryan, Brian, Severo and Chris played really well.
Thur 7/13 Game 2 vs Calif Seals Stars defeated the older and bigger Seals 54-51. Big shots down the stretch by Bryan G, Severo and 2 freethrows by Bryan S sealed the win. It was an amazing team effort with Jacob hitting by shots along with Kunal. Our two bigs played BIG and Bradley made some great passes.
Fri 7/14 Game 3 vs Team Intensity Stars lost to TI 48-33 in a poor 2nd half effort.
Fri 7/14 Game 4 vs Triple Threat Stars bounced back with a great team effort and lost a heart breaker in Double Overtime 47-45. Team fought together and a few bad timed turnovers cost us. Overall a good effort by the team this week. Getting better every day.
FROM COACH COUSO
The NOC Basketball program dedicates itself to providing athletic opportunities to a wide range of students and an environment in which all student-athletes can achieve their academic and competitive goals. In competition, our program provides an environment for social interaction, and TEAM building. Also, NOC will foster principles of sportsmanship, respect, fair play and athletic excellence, while maintaining our own integrity, ethical conduct and accountability.
NOC/Team Map continues to shine in 2017-2018 Season
The 2017-18 Season started slow, with Map Elite going a mere 12-7 and looking for a leader with so many Stars going off to College. But like we have seen in the prior seasons, things got better, a lot better. With Devyian returning, Mikai getting healthy, Art joining the team, Chris, Jailen and Bryan getting better, Joe being solid like Joe is and young guns like Julian, Tjavis and Zavi getting on board, the team turned it around fast. Going 4-0 in WCE HoopReview, Winning Ariz Tournament PrepHoops and then winning Las Vegas, finishing 32-9. WOW! the Program won 10 tournaments going a combined 235-142 a 65% winning percentage. Stars Black, playing in the 17/u Division in Las Vegas finished 2nd and 16 Select won 3 tourneys. Overall a solid season and another winning year. Thanks to Coaches Coates, Coach Victor, Coach Silva, Coach Marcus, Coach Lawrence, Coach Ethan, Coach Gallian, Coach Jones for all of their hard work. 2018-19 Stars up on Sept 8th and we look forward to another great year.
2016-17 comes to a close and NOC is still at the top.
The 2016-17 season is now over and our program continued to develop and win at a high level.
Map Elite finished 46-9, the highest winning % in program history, 81% including winning the Las Vegas National Open, going 5-0 in the WCE NCAA Showcase and finishing 4-1 in the Cream of the Crop. Only loss was to Belmont Shores by 9. Team went a combined 18-2 in the four showcases in 2017. Our seniors are off to Vanguard Univ, Santiago Canyon, UNLV, Redlands Univ, AV College, Concordia, Iowa Central and Mira Costa college. Our program finished 196-113. We won 9 tournaments and represented the program well. Big wins over Earl Watson Elite twice, Rock Fish, Team China, Fastbreak, Gamepoint to name a few of the top programs we beat. Look forward to the Fall and getting ready for High School season. Thanks to all of the players, their parents and the friends of the program. Thanks to Coach Coates, Coach Luis, Coach Marcus, Coach Paul & Coach Victor for all of your hard work. God Bless, see you in the Fall
2015-2016 Ends & Thanks Players, Coaches & Parents for amazing Season
I would like to take a moment to thank you all for your support this past season. 2015-2016 was another great season . The program won 60% of it's games going 208-141. Our top team , now sponsored by the Map, went 46-14 winning two major tournament, the Pangos Sweet 16 and the BigFoot Last Call in Las Vegas. They beat up the other OC teams and ran their streak to 11 straight over OC pride and beat LA Rockfish for the first time and Gamepoints top team twice. Stars Black finished in top 8 in BigFoot National. The Asylum went 24-12 and had a great time doing. Elite played top competition in Vegas and more than held their own. Thanks to Coach Victor, Luis, Kells, John and Coach Marcus. Thanks for all of your hard work and time. Thanks to all of the parents for supporting our boys and the program. I always say we have the best parents in basketball and you don't let us down. We are off till Fall session that starts in September. Our future is bright with young players like Marcus, Kunal, Matt, Chris, Aaron, Tyler and so many others coming back. We will post updates on where are seniors are going and when we will start up again. Thanks and God Bless you all, Coach Couso & NOC Basketball
2014-2015 Season Ends we NOC on top again
The 2015 season ended on a high note, like it started, with Select and Supreme winning the ESPN/Map Classic. We have now won 4 National titles and 8 State Championships and too many tournaments to keep count of. Stars had another banner season going 38-11 and winning the NCAA BigFoot 17/u Gold Title. They dominated local programs like OC Pride, Team Mercadel and Long Beach Gold to establish our place in Orange County as one of the top programs. We won over 60% of our games going as a program 135-84. Our 7th grade teams are now moving into the 8th grade division.
I would like to thank my coaching staff, Coach Aaron, Coach Coates, Coach Luis, Coach Marcus and Coach Kevin for the stellar job this season. To Lexi for coming on board to update our website. Bradley for filming games from now on and forward. To all of our amazing parents for all you do for your kids and the way to support our program. To Brandon Rice off to La Verne College to play. Phil Edwards, Aaron Byrne, Erik Kinnebrew off to Prep-School. They'll all be back next season. Daniel Garcia off to Whittier College.
We will continue to move our program forward and one big reason is our relationship with the Map. We will now be known as NOC/ Team Map. Your membership on one of our High School club teams will also include the Monday night training and a monthly pass for the Map. Very exciting!!! God Bless you all and see you in September.
2012-13 was a banner year for NOC, so was 2013-2014
Hard to believe it is over but our 18th season is now in the books. The program was stronger than ever going 285-92, winning 78% of all of its games, winning four National/State Titles, our 17's finishing #5 in the Double Pump tourney and ranked # 2 in California in the BigFoot Tourney by Cali Hoops Review, 15 Elite finishing #1 in California in the BigFoot tourney ranked by Cali Hoop Review and so many tournament championships. New and returning players continue to push the program and develop our players for High school and beyond. We also had our first NOC alumm play in the NBA, with Casper Ware playing for the Phil 76'ers, so dreams do come true. Thanks to our Coaching Aaron, Kells, Vince, Marcus, Lewis for all of their hard work and dedication. Our future looks bright and I cannot wait to see the surprises we will have for 2014-2015, new uniforms, playing at Staples and the Los Angeles Lakers practice facility and so much more! See you in a couple of weeks at High School Fall team formation. God Bless
Another year pasts and the program continues to grow and develop players for high school and beyond. Our program won over 60% of its games going 135-84. The Stars continue to play at a high level going 38-11 with wins over other top programs like CABC, SCA, I-Can All-Stars, Fastbreak, Ariz Power and Ariz Hype Elite. They continued to dominate the OC with wins over LB Gold, RSP and 3 times over OC pride. All of our seniors are off to college or prep school. We won the Las Vegas BigFoot NCAA Tourney 17/u Gold Division and then finished the year strong with a number #1 ranking at the GF HoopFest in August! The Stars have gone 117-25 over the last 3 years!!! Our other teams won 23 tourneys and finished 2nd 7 times! Thanks to our coaching staff, Aaron, Coates, Luis, Kevin, Marcus, Vince for all of their hard work. It truly paid off.