Healthy Buffalo AAU Basketball

WHAT:  Boys Basketball AAU Travel Team Tryouts
WHERE:  North Buffalo Community Center, 203 Sanders Rd, Buffalo, NY 14216
WHEN:  February 14th (5-7 pm) and February 15th (11:30 am -1:30 pm)
AGES:  11 & Under (Players must be born after August 31st, 2008)
FEE:  $5 if you register by February 10th / $10 if you register after February 10th

*If you make the team the cost is $500.  If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Coach Fred Dupree at 716-464-0494 or email

Healthy Buffalo 5th grade/11U AAU details:

  • Coaching and instruction from Head Coach Fred Dupree.  Coach Dupree played D1 basketball at Canisius College
    for John Beilein (Cleveland Cavaliers) and Mike MacDonald (Daemen College).
  • Coach Dupree has over 15 years experience as an assistant D1 basketball coach and coached numerous former players
    playing professionally oversees including NBA draft picks Jason Thompson (2008 Sacramento Kings) and Andrew Goudelock (2011 L.A. Lakers).
  • AAU spring/summer season is from February to June.
  • Practices and training will be a minimum of 2-3 times per week.
  • Tournaments will be on weekends with travel. Minimum five tournaments.
  • A custom-made authentic Healthy Buffalo uniform and bags for all players.

Head Coach Fred Dupree Bio

Coaching Experience

  • Niagara University 2018-2019:  Assistant Coach
  • Canisius College 2012-2016:  Assistant Coach
  • College of Charleston 2006-2012:  Assistant Coach
  • Rider University 2005-2006:  Associate Head Coach
  • Rider University 2001-2005:  Assistant Coach
  • University of Albany 2000-2001:  Assistant Coach
  • Stony Brook University 2000:  Graduate Assistant

Playing Experience

    • 4 Year Letter-Winner @ Canisius College 1994-1998
    • Played for John Beilein 1994-1997
    • Team Captain 1997-1998
    • NCAA Tournament 1996
    • NIT Semifinalist 1995

Check out our Healthy Buffalo kids playing in the fantastic Boys Basketball League (Ages 8-10):