The Academy will be open to media the afternoon of Saturday, Aug. 19 only. No media credentials may be requested for August 16-18.


The following policies are applicable for The Academy:

The Nike Basketball Academy – August 16-19

Sports Academy, 1011 Rancho Conejo Blvd, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320


Credential & Media Materials Pick-Up

  • The Academy is open to media on August 19th ONLY during the 4pm game televised by ESPNU. Credential requests will not be accepted for August 16-18th.
  • Media check-in will be open 3:00-5:00 pm PT on the 19th.
  • Media credentialing will be conducted only during these designated hours and credentials will only be issued at the host facility.
  • NIKE/Position Sports Public Relations reserves the right to limit the number of credentials for this event to 2 per outlet.
  • On-site distribution of media materials (rosters, press releases, etc.) will be conducted only during posted credential pick-up hours.
  • High-res photos may be requested through Position Sports.


General Policies:

In an effort to relieve congestion at the playing facilities and ensure the enjoyment of the student-athletes, we have established the following policies:

  1. No media interviews will be conducted with student-athletes or professional athletes August 16-18th. Interviews with student-athletes will be permitted post-game on Saturday, Aug. 19.
  2. All members of the media must remain on the outer perimeter of the playing area and may sit in the general media seating areas only (not player benches, etc.).
  3. NO VIDEO or PHOTOS of anything other than the game at 4:00pm PT. One cameraman is permitted per outlet for the game. Media outlets are allowed capture up to 5 minutes of footage and post a maximum of 2 minutes of highlight footage.
  4. NO LIVE STREAMING of any kind.
  5. Media members are not allowed at the player host hotel at any time.
  6. No personal photos or autographs will be permitted and may result in the loss of credentialed access.
  7. Nike/Position Sports reserves the right to revoke any credential due to non-compliance with our media policies.

For more information, please contact:

Nicole Taylor, Position Sports,