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The Largest Midwest Youth Basketball Tournaments

Our Basketball Tournaments & NCCA Certified Events
Get MAJOR College Exposure

Men's College Coaches @ Our Events

Women's College Coaches @ Our Events

Once the Ball Stops Bouncing

Often times, many athletes dream of playing professional basketball after they graduate from college. We celebrate those athletes that make it overseas, NBA and the WNBA. But, in reality majority of student athletes move onto a professional career/workforce after the ball stop bouncing. Baylor Youth Foundation has hundreds of alumni that have taken that approach.…

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Leah is Our first to commit for the 2021!

Leah Yarbrough has been in our BAYLOR FAMILY since the 7th grade. We have watched her blossom into a beautiful, intelligent & humorous young woman! Leah has always been a high academic student athlete. She has always been a fierce competitor that ruled the boards! Leah worked with our trainers and did additional work with…

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2020 NJCAA All Star Team

Baylor Youth Foundation’s Nazlah Morrow has been name 2020 NJCAA All Star Team. Only 50 students athletes nation wide received this honor. Nazlah made a huge impact on Miami Dade College Athletics. She was previously honored with the 2020 All Southern Conference First Team. Naz is one of Baylor Youth Foundation’s 2019 alumni. She graduated…

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Howard University is the final destination for Nojel Eastern

We are looking for big things from Nojel this season. We are your biggest fans and wish you nothing but success. After dealing with so much adversity, he is destiny to greatness! He will be attending the prestige Howard University. Baylor Youth Foundation has had four student athletics that have attended Howard University in the…

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Taneigh Boyd is off to college!

We are proud to announce that Taneigh Boyd now will be attending William Woods University. Taneigh is an alumni from BYF’s class of 2018. Taneigh attend a junior college in order to improve her academics. Taneigh worked extremely hard to gain academic success in these last two years. She maintained a 3.0 average and graduated…

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Coach KK sounds good!

 Khadaizha Sanders has added another title under her belt. Now, she is know as Coach KK. She has came back from New Jersey to Kankakee (Illinois) to give back to her community. She has been named assistant coach for Kankakee High School. She now will be teaching other young ladies her knowledge of the game,…

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Come to our Midwest AAU basketball tournaments and be seen by college coaches all over the United States. We put your player profile directly into their hands when they arrive at the event.


We are covered by major media outlets, too. Thousands of top athletes have been scouted at our events.


Even during the non NCAA Certified Event college exposure season, when you play in a Baylor Tournament or at any event, you will play against Elite competition. In order to be the best, you must play with the best!  We will prepare your team for the upcoming AAU basketball tournaments season!


Are You the Best? Then Prove it! Where Champions are made. Here at the Baylor Tournaments.

Division I and Division II coaches love our exposure Basketball Tournaments and College Exposure events because they know that Baylor Basketball Youth Foundation attracts top talent. We have over 50 NBA, NFL, MLB and WNBA players that are  Alumni from our events and our direct program!

Join the many elite teams that participate in our event to get exposure.  We have an excellent facilities and hotel accommodation. Visit our tournament page to view our upcoming events.  We sell out on each event.

We attract talent from, but not limited to, Texas, Colorado, Canada, Michigan, Arkansas, Pennsylvania, Florida, Nevada, Kansas, Virginia,  Louisiana, California, Oklahoma, Arizona, Tennessee, Maryland, Nebraska, North Carolina, Florida, Kentucky, Iowa, New York, Oregon, Minnesota, Ohio, Kentucky, Wisconsin, Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama, Turkey, Belgium, Puerto Rico,  and of course every inch of Illinois and Indiana.

The Proceeds Fund Mentoring Programs


We have a 100% High School Graduation rate and approximately 99% our mentored youths in our program receive athletic scholarship to colleges and universities of higher learning.

What truly makes our basketball tournaments is the experience and the exposure that we provide. Baylor's  basketball events bring that and  so much more, we  attract the top talent and so bring in college coaches  to recruit at all levels.

Baylor Youth Foundation is a 501c3  not for profit charity, that started in 2001. It was form out of the passion of Toi Baylor. She herself was an traveling coach and former Athletic Director and women's college assistant coach.



We feature top basketball player profiles in the midwest and attendees of our basketball tournaments. These elite players shine at our NCAA Certified Events and Basketball tournaments. We have featured thousand of talented high school players that rank nationally over the years.

College Exposure


You get major college exposure at our live events and basketball tournaments, guaranteed.

College Events

We feature the top exposure events throughout the midwest and bring in the most college coaches to our basketball tournaments. These elite players shine at our College Exposure and LIVE Basketball tournaments. We have featured thousand of talented high school players that are rank nationally over the years.


College Coach's Clinic

An In-Depth Look at Women's Basketball Today: Gain Knowledge from Some of the Best in the Business

Covering Recruitment, Careers, Mental Health, Player Development and Every Topic You would like to discuss.
We will have morning and evening sessions 


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Youth Basketball Camps

 Our youth basketball camps reach across borders and bring together kids from different areas to learn and play together.

Baylor Local League

We have the most Competitive Youth Basketball League in Illinois. 10 Basketball games guaranteed, plus a Championship Playoff! Play 2-3 games, Sundays only.

Bringing Opportunity to Inner City Youth


Changing Lives Through Sports Mentoring. Providing academic support, expanding horizons and exposing youth to college coaches and getting basketball scholarships.

You Can Make a Difference

Every dollar counts. We ensure that disadvantaged youth graduate High School and can travel to college interviews with the money you provide. Help today.

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You get major college exposure at our NCAA Certified Events and basketball tournaments, guaranteed.