Rules Compliance Program
The Rules Compliance Program (RCP) is required for coaches of grades 7-12 and will be available later this summer.
Rules, Guidelines, and Materials
- Preseason Practice Regulations Activities Outside the School Year (updated)
- Pre-Season Football Practice Limitations Q and A
- 2014-2015 Rule Changes
- Summer Strength and Conditioning Program Regulations
- Sport Season Dates and Number of Games Allowed 2014-15
- Charitable Cause Guidelines
- Round Robin Scheduling
- Off Season and Non-School Participation Regulations
- Booster Club Guidelines
Educational & Training Programs
Policy and Administration
- Constitution & Contest Rules
- Eligibility Standards for UIL Contests
- No Child Left Behind - AYP Transfers and Varsity Athletic Eligibility
- Courses Eligible for No Pass No Play Exemption
- UIL Anabolic Steroid Testing Program Information
- Superintendent Reporting Requirements Under the Disciplinary Proceedings for Educators
- Automated External Defibrillator (AED)
- CSIET Approved Program List for Foreign Exchange Students
The UIL provides services to its member schools in the organization and administration of region and state championships in 14 sports. The athletics homepage is designed to provide information on all UIL sponsored sports.
Athletics News & Updates
2016 Basketball Ticket Information
General public ticket sales for the 2016 UIL Basketball State Tournaments will be postponed briefly while arrangements are being finalized. Further information will be provided as it becomes available.
General Ticket .................................................. $12.00*
Girls Basketball All-Tournament Ticket ................. $75.00*
Boys Basketball All-Tournament Ticket ............... $100.00*
Children 2 years of age & younger (not occupying a seat) .. FREE
*Additional Fees may apply.
Update to Boys Basketball Playoff Schedule
Continuing weather concerns and potentially hazardous travel conditions in several areas of the state have led UIL to provide for an extension of the certification deadline for the area round of the playoffs for boys basketball to Monday, March 2.
As a result the UIL will also allow for an extension of the boys basketball regional quarterfinal certification deadline to Wednesday, March 4. At this time, there are no plans to extend the regional quarterfinal round of the boys basketball playoffs beyond Wednesday.
Extended Boys Basketball Area deadline: March 2
Extended Boys Basketball Regional Quarterfinal deadline: March 4
Weather and Basketball Playoffs
As a result of continuing weather concerns and travel conditions in several areas of the state, UIL has issued the following information regarding the deadline for the area round of the playoffs for boys basketball and regional basketball tournaments for girls basketball.
Boys Basketball - The certification deadline is scheduled for Saturday, February 28th. Schools that are unable to complete the area round playoff game prior to this deadline should notify the UIL office immediately upon that decision being reached. There could be an option to extend the deadline for the area round boys basketball playoff deadline to Monday of next week. At this time, there would be no allowance for participation in an area round playoff game on Sunday.
Girls Basketball – The regional deadline is Saturday, February 28th. UIL has been in communication with impacted regional tournament directors and have indicated that there are several options available for completion of the regional tournament. Regional directors and school administrators have been advised to make decisions on game days and times based on what is safest for student athletes, coaches and fans traveling to the games. These options could include an allowance for game(s) to be played on Sunday if that becomes necessary.
Updated game times are being posted on the UIL Playoff Brackets as they become available.
Basketball Playoffs Weather Information
As a result of continuing weather concerns and travel conditions in several areas of the state, UIL has extended the deadline for this round of the playoffs to Wednesday, February 25th for both girls and boys basketball.
There are no plans at this time to allow any extensions of the deadline beyond Wednesday. All playoff games for this round should be completed by the end of the day Wednesday.
Please contact the UIL Athletic Office for any additional questions or concerns in this regard.