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7/7/2012Kent in the News!
5/23/2012Congrats to Blaze Elite 12U Black for 2nd Tourney Win!
Congrats to the 12U Black IYB Blaze Elite for winning the Gym Ratz Tournament on 5/20.

Ibn Ingram, Chris Valente, Justin Winston, MVP Grant Borovskis, Ryan Hitchcock, Dylan Mulrooney, Isiah Charles, Chris Decotiis, Giovani Rubino , NP Nick Melograno.

Coach DJ Sackman Coaches NP Ben Allen, Kent Culuko

We wish the boys continued success as they take their talents to Raleigh North Carolina and the AAU Regionals!

4/1/2012Congrats to Kyle Anderson - NJ Player of the Year!!
3/25/2012Congrats to Kyle Anderson - McDonald's All American
Tune into the McDonald's All American Games on March 28.
• Girls game 7 pm ET on ESPNU
• Boys game 9:30pm ET on ESPN
• See Kyle Anderson and the rest of the 2012 class in action
Click Here to see a video of Kyle's story!
3/22/2012Congrats to Tariq Carey of St Anthony's!
IYB's very Own Tariq Carey St Anthony's Highly Touted Guard was instrumental in The Friars TOC Finals Win vs Plainfield with 15 Points. St Anthony's Repeats As #1 Team in Nation 32-0 Perfect Season! Congrats to Tariq and Kyle Great Job!
3/22/2012Congrats to Kyle Anderson and St Anthony's!
Congrats To IYB's very Own Kyle Anderson on Winning the TOC Title for St Anthony's ! Perfect 2 yrs 64-0 Wow!
3/22/2012Kent with VCU's Shaka Smart!
Colonial Conference Killers! Kent JMU and Shaka "The World" Smart VCU Head Coach@ The TOC watching St Anthony's Beat Plainfeild and Complete a perfect season 32-0!
3/22/2012Congrats to 2012 IYB Winter League Champs!
2012 IYB Winter League HS Boys Champions Mahwah Magical Nitemare

 2012 IYB Winter League Champions 7/8th Boys Ridgefield Park
3/20/2012Colonial Athletic:  Three Point Project (Kent Mentioned)
From the article:


Kent Culuko hit the game-winning shot as James Madison beat Old Dominion 77-76 in the 1994 CAA tourney championship game. JMU trailed by as much as 19 points with 13 minutes remaining. Culuko still stands as the school's career record-holder for threes made and attempted, and that still stands as JMU's only NCAA tournament appearance since 1983.

You can see Kent's historic 3 pointer on our ABOUT KENT page or VIDEOS.


12/15/2011Congratulations to Brianne Traub - CACC Rookie of the Week!

University of the Sciences women's basketball player Brianne Traub was named the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Rookie of the Week for her performance during the week ending December 11, 2011.

In earning CACC rookie of the Week honors for the second time this season, Traub (Eastern Christian High School/Wayne, N.J.) scored 45 points in the Devils two games last week. The Devils recorded a 1-1 record for the week. Traub recorded a career high 27 points on Saturday as the Devils defeated Post University 79-65. She connected on eight of 14 shots from the field and made 10 of 12 from the free throw line. In addition, Brianne grabbed seven rebounds and had a career high four steals.

The freshman guard opened the week with an 18-point effort in the Devils 64-62 loss to Goldey-Beacom College. Eleven of Traub's points came from the free throw line. For the week, Traub averaged 22.5 points per game, while shooting 84.0% from the free throw line where she earned 21 points. Brianne recorded 2.5 steals, 6.5 rebounds per game and a 1.3 assist to turnover ratio.

The former Eastern Christian High School and two-time North Jersey Girls Basketball Player of the Year is in her first season of play for the University of the Sciences. Traub is a pharmacy major in the institution's Doctor of Pharmacy program.
11/21/2011Congrats to Fall League Winners!
IYB Basketball 2011 Fall League Champions - Young Ones
IYB Fall league 2011 10u Boys Champions Top Shelf
10u Boys Runner Up - IYB Blaze
 IYB Basketball 2011 HS Girls Fall League Champions, East Orange HS
IYB Basketball 2011 HS Girls Fall League Runner Up, Free Agents
IYB Fall league 7th-9th Girls 2011 Champions Teaneck
IYB Basketball 2011 Fall League Runner Up 5th-6th Boys Pequannock
IYB Basketball 2011 Fall League Champions 7th-9th Boys American Legion
IYB Basketball 2011 Fall league Runner Up 7th-9th Ridgefield Park
IYB Basketball 2011 Fall league Champions. IYB Blaze HS White Team
IYB Basketball 2011 Fall League Runner Up HS Boys NY Knights
11/7/2011Congrats David Rosado
David Rosado a senior @ Saddle River Day HS who led the state in scoring last year has been Selected to the 18u Puerto Rican Junior National Team. David will be Playing this Summer 2012 with the Team In Argentina and Brazil. Congrats To David who works out with IYB trainers 5 days a week!
9/17/2011IYB Fall Offensive Skills Clinic at the Wayne PAL
IYB will be holding an 8 week clinic at the Wayne PAL for boys and girls, ages 2nd thru 12th grade.
Clinic starts Sunday September 18th and runs thru November 12th.

Click here for details

7/28/20113rd Annual IYB Men's League All Star Classic
3rd Annual IYB Basketball Men's League All Star Classic was held on July 21 ,2011.
Orange AllStar Team: Joe Decotiis, BG Braxton, Mike Snell, Kenny Rodriguez, Bashir Grimes, David West, Rich Barthalemy, Draz Res, Jay Marshal
White AllStar Team: Ben Allen, DJ Sackmann, Petey Lee, Lee Turner, Kent Culuko, Wes Mccoy, Mohamed Abdelhabi, Max Needle, Justin Arthur, Keith Zury.
Orange All Stars over came a 16 point deficit and edged out White All Stars 88-84!
IYB Director Kent Culuko and 5 Straight Shootout founder Mike Snell with Slam dunk Champion Bashir Grimes and All Star Game MVP David West.
6/20/20112011 IYB Spring League Champions 10U Girls IYB Blaze
6/20/20112011 IYB Spring league Champions 12u Girls Gazelles
6/20/20112011 IYB Spring league Champions 12u Boys Allen
6/20/20112011 IYB Spring league Champions 10u Boys IYB Blaze
6/19/20112011 IYB Spring League Champions 14u IYB Blaze
6/18/20112011 Spring League Champions - HS Girls - Free Agents
6/17/2011Welcome Sun Tian!
IYB Trainer Ben Allen, Sun Tian from Amsterdam and Kent Culuko pose for a pic for Sun's archive.  Sun flew over from Amsterdam to workout with Kent for a week and learn some helpful pointers to take back to the Netherlands and start dominating over there.
IYB Basketball is going world wide now!
6/13/2011Congrats to IYB Blaze 11u Valente - Hoop Heaven Hoopla Champs!
Congratulations to the Blaze 11u Boys team for winning the Hoop Heaven Hoopla Tournament!

6/11/2011Congrats to 5/6th grade girls Spring League Champs - Gazelles
5/26/2011Congratulations IYB Blaze AAU Teams
Congratulations and thanks to all IYB Blaze AAU teams for a very successful Blazing up the Court Tournament!
Special recognition goes to the following Blaze teams for winning their divisions!
10U Girls
10U Boys
15U Boys
5/18/2011Blaze Boys 15U wins Morris Magic Tournament!
Congratulations to the 15U Boys team for winning the Morris Magic Tournament!
5/12/20112011 Men's Spring League Champs - Paterson Plus
5/1/2011Boys 15U works out with Seton Hall's Herb Pope
IYB Blaze 15u team coached by Russ Bendian visit Seton Hall University to workout with future NBA player Herb Pope.
4/28/2011Article on IYB's Metro Challenge victory on
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4/8/2011IYB Nation wins Metro Madness title at Prudential Center
Kent Culuko led the IYB Nation team to their second straight Metro Madness title at the Prudential Center.  Kent was named MVP and scored 24 points to lead the IYB team to a convincing win.  Congratulations to all!

3/17/20112011 IYB Winter League Champions
2011 IYB Winter League Champions "Young Ones" Spring Valley NY
2011 IYB Winter League Runner UP Mahwah Nitemare
2011 IYB Winter League Champions St. Peter's Rockland Co NY
1/24/2011IYB @ the Nets / Mavs game with Jason and TJ Kidd

Kent and some of the IYB family attended the Nets / Mavericks game last weekend and met up with future Hall of Famer Jason Kidd and his son TJ, who trains with Kent.  Below are some pics of the event.

1/20/2011IYB @ the Nets / Jazz Game 1/19/11
IYB Camper Harry Romano poses with Sly @ Nets vs Jazz game Jan 19 with free tix he and all campers got for attending Summer Camp!
11/23/2010Congrats to all IYB Fall League Champions
High School Boys: North Rockland HS
High School Girls: Free Agents (Pale Green)
7th - 9th Grade Girls:  Teaneck, NJ
7th - 9th Grade Boys:  Spring Valley, NY
5th / 6th grade Boys:  Free Agents (White)

11/18/2010Congrats to Martina Ellerbe
Culuko Basketball Training's Martina Ellerbe from Teaneck, who is on a full ride to Ohio St (top 10 team in nation) hits her first career 3pt shot.
11/18/2010Congrats to Renegades, Champs of the 2010 IYB Fall League
2010 Fall IYB BASKETBALL Mens League Champions, Renegades from Teaneck/Englewood

11/15/2010Midland Park Clinic 11/14
On Sunday November 14, 2010 IYB BASKETBALL and Midland Park Travel Basketball teamed up for their 2nd Annual Basketball Clinic Fundraiser! This Event was a huge success once again and raised much needed money for The Midland Park Teams as the enter their 2010-11 Season!  This Fundraiser can be brought to your gym and your program and help raise money for you as well!

11/15/2010Tavon Sledge - #42 in ESPNU's Recruiting Class for 2011
11/1/2010Check out the IYB banner at Nets' home games
The NJ Nets are featuring IYB at home games with a banner at the scorer's table.   Take it from the Nets - IYB can help you take your game to the next level!

10/22/2010Check out IYB's new Videos Page
Please check out our new Videos page, where we will be showcasing great moments from Kent and his players.
10/14/2010Happy Birthday TJ Kidd!
TJ Kidd celebrates his 12th birthday with a training session in Mahwah with the Wednesday workout crew!
9/27/2010Tavon Sledge signs with Iowa State!
IYB Basketball and Kent's top HS training prospect has signed with the Iowa St Cyclones of the Big 12 (Division I)!
Watch out Ames Iowa and the Big 12 We are coming for your Ya Hearts IYB Basketball Style!
Congrats TO TAVON!! Let's goooooooooo!!
9/14/2010IYB at the NBA Finals
IYB Basketball traveled to Game 5 of the NBA Finals in Boston where Boston won to take a 3-2 series lead!

Below, Kent with Bill Walton (one of the NBA's 50 greatest players) - chatted about his college caoch Lefty Driesell and posed for a pic!
8/31/2010IYB'S Tavon Sledge and his dad Kwame
Tavon Sledge with his Father Kwame after 1st round playoff game IYB Mens Lg in which Tavon scored 39 points against a Stacked 3D cougars Team from Paterson!
8/9/2010IYB Men's League 2nd Annual Star Game
2010 IYB Basketball Mens Summer League All Star Game Participants
Mens League 2nd Annual ALL Star Game Co MVP's Lance Brown and Ben Allen with Kent Culuko far left and Mike Snell far right
2010 IYB Mens League All Star Game Slam Dunk Champion Ray Brown with Kent Culuko and Mike Snell
2010 IYB 5 Straight Shootout Champion Jack Ryan and Runner up Kent Culuko with Mike Snell
8/9/2010Congrats to Jackie Marshall - signed with Division I Iona
IYB's Jackie Marshall from Hackensack HS, pictured below signing with Division I Iona College.
7/12/2010IYB Summer Camp Pictures Updated
IYB Summer Camp 2010 is of to a great start!
Our Photo Gallery has been updated with pictures from weeks 1 and 2 and will be updated every Friday throughout the summer, so please check back weekly.

6/29/2010Congrats to Venesha Hunter
IYB client Venesha Hunter from Kennedy HS received a full scholarship to Division II Mercy College in NY.
Congratulations Venesha!
6/17/2010Kent visits Wayne Hills Girls Varisty Team

Culuko Basketball Training Annual Wayne Hills HS Girls Varsity 3 Day Offensive Skills Workout Camp - June 2010

6/8/2010IYB 13U - Washington wins BBSO tournament at Ramapo College

13u Washington BBSO Tournament Champions @ Ramapo College June 5-6 2010.  Congrats!!



6/7/2010Kent listed as #2 all time scorer in Bergen County History


Fort Lee's Sandy Burgos recently hit the 2,000 point mark for his career.  In the same article, Kent was mentioned as the #2 leading scorer in Bergen County history.  Quite an achievement!


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Martin Luther King Day Offensive Skills Development Camp
IYB President's Day Camp
IYB will be holding a Preident's Day Offensive Skills Development Camp on February 20, 2012.
The clinic is open to Boys and Girls from 2nd to 12th grade and players will be grouped according to age, skill and gender.

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St Anthony's Church, 276 Diamond Bridge Road, Hawthorne NJ
IYB Spring Development Clinic
IYB Spring Development Clinic will start on Sunday March 25 and run through May 20.   1 hour 15 min workout for as low as $30 per session 5pm-615pm boys/girls grades 2nd-6th and 615pm-730pm boys/girls grades 7th-12th! Walk Up and Register For any session $40 per or Pay upfront on 3/25 for all 8 sessions and save $80!  Get in to see IYB's professional trainers and learn from the Best for an unbelieveable low price!! To Be The Best You Have To Train With The Best!
NEW THIS SUMMER - 2012 Offensive Skills Developmental Clinic Sessions!!
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 5pm-730pm The Whole Month Of July @ Franklin Lakes Recreation, 1 Vichiconti Way Franklin Lakes NJ 07417. Starting July 10,11 12,17,18,19,24,25,26,31 For As Low As $30 Per Session For A Pro Style Workout! Walk Up And Register @ Door For Each Session You Attend Or Register For All 10 Sessions on July 10 and Save $100!! 5pm-615pm 2nd-6th gr and 615pm-730pm 7th-12th Grade Boys and Girls. To Be The Best You Have To Train With The Best!!

Spring Break - Offensive Skills Camp
IYB Holiday Break Shooting Camp
IYB will be holding a holiday break shooting camp on December 28th and 29th at St Anthony's Church in Hawthorne.

The clinic is open to Boys and Girls from 3rd to 12th grade and players will be grouped according to age, skill and gender.

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St Anthony's Church, 276 Diamond Bridge Road, Hawthorne NJ
IYB Winter Offensive Skills Clinic
IYB will be holding Winter Offensive Skills Clinic on select Sundays, Mondays and Thursdays, running from January thru February.

The clinic is open to Boys and Girls from 2nd to 12th grade and players will be grouped according to age, skill and gender.

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St Anthony's Church, 276 Diamond Bridge Road, Hawthorne NJ

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Contact us to register for a group or 1 on 1 session - typical session is 1 hour long.

MondayWayne PAL4pm - 6pm
TuesdayWayne PAL4pm - 6pm
WednesdayICC Church, Mahwah4pm - 7pm
ThursdayWayne PAL4pm - 7pm
FridayWayne PAL4pm - 6pm
SundayICC Church, Mahwah1pm - 4pm

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