Players selected will have the opportunity to participate in an annual East/West all-star game. Each team could have up to 10 players. The game is usually played on the Friday of the NCHE annual convention usually in May.
The top 7 player vote getters in basketball and volleyball (6 if only 2 teams in a region/conference) plus ties make the team and the selected all-star coach can pick the remaining players, but only 1 (This limit shall not apply in a 2 team conference/region, but additional picks from the coach’s team shall be done in consultation with the NCHEAC Commissioner) from his/her own team.
The coach receiving the most votes and the regular season winning coach will alternate each year as to who will be the head all-star coach. In even numbered years, the regular season winning coach shall be the all-star head coach.
Note: Year is based on calendar year the state tournament is held.
If the same coach is the top vote getter and wins the regular season, then the coach who finished second in the voting will be the assistant.
If there is a tie in the voting for coach of the year, the following shall apply:
a.) coin toss if a 2-way tie
b.) blind draw if a 3-way tie or more