Overtime Elite announced its 2022-23 schedule that will kick off in Atlanta on Thursday October, 20. After the announcement of expansion, there will be many high level players playing at OTE Arena throughout the season including Jared McCain, the Boozer twins, Freddie Dilione (2023), Isaiah Elohim (2024), Jason Asemota (2024) and many more.
Overtime Elite is set to launch its second season and is taking things to a new level with more talent, new franchises and a new look designed for our fan-first approach. The league has 20 players returning from last season and signed 10 new players to the league to bring 30 players to Atlanta.
Eli Ellis, coming off an exceptional season as one of the top scoring freshmen in the country, has signed a scholarship to join Overtime Elite ahead of their second season starting this fall. He joins eight other signees that have elected to go with the OTE scholarship option, preserving his NCAA basketball eligibility. Ellis joins Bryson Tiller as the second prospect from the class of 2025 to join Overtime Elite.
As Overtime Elite prepares for its second season, the league will take some of its draft eligible players to Spain and Serbia to play against top-level professional competition. The trip will provide continued exposure to new opportunities and elevated competition and environments as they continue to prepare for their next steps in basketball.
Overtime Elite kicked off day four of its signing week with the announcement of big man Jayden Williams. He will bring an elite skill set and a competitive edge to the league as season two kicks off this fall in Atlanta. Williams join other highly-coveted prospects including Naas Cunningham, Trey Parker, Kanaan Carlyle, Jahki Howard, Bryson Tiller, ZZ Clark and Tyler Bey as OTE’s newest signees. Fears and Williams have signed a scholarship option preserving their NCAA basketball eligibility.
Overtime Elite announced the signing of two elite prospects today - point guard ZZ Clark and small forward Tyler Bey. Keeping the momentum of OTE Signing Week, both players bring dynamic skills and athleticism to the league as it prepares for its second season of elite basketball. Clark and Bey join other highly-coveted prospects including Naas Cunningham, Trey Parker, Kanaan Carlyle, Jahki Howard and Bryson Tiller as OTE’s newest signees. Both players signed a scholarship option preserving their NCAA basketball eligibility.
Overtime Elite announced the signing of two highly-rated prospects from Georgia, Jahki Howard and Bryson Tiller, during day two of OTE Signing Week. Howard and Tiller join Naas Cunningham, Trey Parker and Kanaan Carlyle as OTE’s newest signees for the highly-anticipated second season of the league in Atlanta. Both players signed a scholarship option preserving their NCAA basketball eligibility.
Trey Parker and Kanaan Carlyle, two of the best high school players in the country, have signed a scholarship to join Overtime Elite for the league’s second highly anticipated season. They join 2024 #1 rated prospect Naasir Cunningham, and like Cunningham, they have not accepted a salary, preserving their NCAA basketball eligibility.
Overtime Elite (OTE) announced today that 2x NBA Champion and 6x All-Star Pau Gasol has joined the Board of Directors. Gasol’s appointment is effective immediately, and he participated in his first board meeting this week. Gasol joins Overtime CEO and Co-Founder Dan Porter, Overtime President and Co-Founder Zack Weiner, Overtime CFO Farzeen Ghorashy, Carmelo Anthony and Jay Williams on the OTE Board.
During the offseason at Overtime Elite, their players are playing all around the world to continue improving their game. Izan Almansa and Alexandre Sarr both represented their countries in the 2022 FIBA U17 World Cup that took place in Spain.
After the 2022 NBA Draft ended, teams quickly moved to sign the best players available making three former Overtime Elite players in high demand across the league.
Byrson Warren and Matt Bewley were two of 27 athletes invited for the USA Men’s U18 training camp May 26-June 2 in Houston, Texas.
Jean Montero and Dominick Barlow have received invites to the NBA Combine May 18-20 in Chicago, the NBA league office announced.
Kok Yat became one of 44 players to be invited to participate in the G League Elite Camp in Chicago May 16-17.
Alexandre Sarr is one of 18 players to be invited to the French National Team training camp to begin the selection process for the U17 World Cup in Malaga, Spain from July 2-10.
OTE announced today the signing of Naasir Cunningham, the consensus #1 ranked player from the 2024 class. Cunningham is the first athlete to sign and join OTE for the second season. Cunningham will join OTE as a scholarship athlete and has not accepted a salary, preserving his NCAA basketball eligibility.
Coming off their first season with Overtime Elite, Matt Bewley, Bryson Warren and Jalen Lewis will be three of 48 athletes to participate in USA Basketball Men’s Junior National Team minicamp from April 1-3 in New Orleans in conjunction with the 2022 NCAA Final Four.
Trailing by nine in the first quarter, Team Elite rallied to beat Team OTE and claim the first Overtime Elite Championship 52-45 in the decisive third game of the best-of-three series.
Down 1-0 in the Overtime Elite Championship, Team Elite held off a furious rally to push the series to a third and decisive game with a 74-69 victory.
Team OTE showed why they were the regular season champions handling Team Elite 72-51 in game one of the Overtime Elite Championship.
Team Elite used a fourth-quarter surge and a late bucket by Ryan Bewley to take the lead with 23 seconds and secure the second spot in the championship against Team OTE beginning on Wednesday, March 9 at 7 p.m.
Emmanuel Maldonado got drafted 11th by the Mets de Guaynabo in the Baloncesto Superior Nacional league in Puerto Rico. This makes him the first Overtime Elite player to get drafted to another league around the world.
Overtime Elite finished out its inaugural regular season with three more wins against The Skill Factory, Phhoenix Prep and SPIRE Institute.
The three Overtime Elite teams all handled their opponents with ease on Friday night in front of a big crowd at OTE Arena.
We have always loved Black History Month. Black History Month isn’t just about Black American history, it’s about Black leaders in countries from all around the world, especially from Jamaica where our family is from. Our grandfather, our inspiration, came here as a first generation immigrant with limited resources at a time when taking a risk like this meant risking your life and everything you’d worked for.
With the top seed on the line in the Overtime Elite standings, Team OTE prevailed 60-52 over Team Overtime behind a huge game from Johned Walker at OTE Arena.
Team OTE led from start to finish in their crucial game with Team Elite to put themselves back into first place in the standings.
Overtime Elite dominated their competition at the SPIRE Institute and finished the six-game stretch 6-0 in Ohio.
Each Overtime Elite team handled their business up in Ohio against SPIRE Institute, Western Reserve Academy and International Sports Academy on Thursday night.
Trailing by nine points early in the second quarter, Team Elite got rolling and never looked back, defeating Team Overtime 73-53 at OTE Arena on Tuesday night.
Overtime Elite had a perfect weekend going 6-0 against Hillcrest Prep, The Skill Factory and DME Academy at OTE Arena.
Overtime Elite’s three teams took care of business on the court on Friday against The Skill Factory, Hillcrest Prep and DME Academy. They each beat their opponents by an average of 30 points at OTE Arena wearing their fresh jerseys from Billionaire Boys Club.
Team Overtime found itself back in first place after going 2-0 this weekend beating Our Saviour Lutheran and Combine Academy.
All three Overtime Elite teams dominated its competition at OTE Arena on Friday night. They hosted Our Saviour Lutheran, Combine Academy and Sunrise Christian Prep and all three OTE teams won by double figures.
Overtime Elite, the transformational professional basketball league based in Atlanta, has partnered with Meta Quest to make Quest 2 the league’s official VR headset. As part of the partnership, Overtime Elite and Meta are teaming up to create immersive VR experiences that will bring fans up close and personal with the next generation of elite basketball stars.
In a pivotal matchup with first place on the line at OTE Arena on Saturday night, it was Team OTE that outlasted Team Overtime to get the 76-74 victory in overtime.
Team Elite came out firing in the first half of the pivotal league matchup with Team OTE, but couldn’t hang on as a huge second-half surge gave Team OTE the 64-53 win in Atlantic Station.
Overtime Elite took the floor for the first time in 2022 and 7-0 center Jah Jackson made his first appearance with Team Elite against The Skill Factory. To commemorate Jah’s first time on the court, Overtime collaborated with Dreamathon to produce shirts for him and his teammates to wear during intros!
Overtime Elite started the new year off strong winning all three of their games on MLK Day at OTE Arena in Atlantic Station against Moravian Prep, Vertical Academy and The Skill Factory.
Happy New Year!
With the holiday season approaching, Overtime Elite has finished the first portion of their inaugural season in Atlanta.
Team Elite got a big win over previously undefeated Team Overtime 70-64 on Tuesday night at OTE Arena in Atlantic Station.
Overtime Elite had a perfect Saturday defeating Dream City, Bella Vista Prep and Phoenix Prep at the Phhacility in Phoenix.
Overtime Elite traveled to Phoenix Prep to play in a prep series this weekend and Friday night they took on Phoenix Prep, Phoenix Prep’s PG and Dream City.
The three Overtime Elite teams closed out the weekend strong going 3-0 against Word of God, We Are United and Colorado Prep.
Overtime Elite hosted its second prep series event in Atlantic Station on Friday, November 19.
Overtime hosted their first pro-simulation game at OTE Arena on Friday, November 12.
Overtime Elite was back in its facility in Atlantic Station and this time was playing its first League Series games where all three of its teams matched up against each other.
Overtime Elite stayed perfect early in their season, pushing their record to 12-0 after three more wins against Winston Salem Christian, Liberty Heights and Combine Academy on Tuesday night.
Overtime Elite played in their first road games in North Carolina just north of Charlotte at Combine Academy on Monday night.
Overtime Elite capped its opening weekend by going 6-0 with three dominating performances at the OTE Arena in Atlantic Station.
Overtime Elite opened their new building in style by going 3-0 in front of a full house in Atlantic Station on Friday, October 29.