INDEPENDENT HOOPS is the branded company that houses both, Lineage of Champions (LOCHoops) and National Youth Basketball League (NYBL). The Lineage of Champions events include the following: The ICEBREAKER INVITATIONAL (N.Augusta, SC / Riverview Park Activities Center / Late March), PEACH STATE SUMMER SHOWCASE (Augusta, GA / Mid-July), BATTLE OF THE BEST (Multiple Locations), MEMORIAL DAY INVITATIONAL (District Heights, MD / Memorial Day Weekend). The NYBL is a national circuit for Middle School/Junior High School from across North America. The circuit includes invitationals and camps. It is also a 14-City Challenge Series that ends with a Global Championship in late June in Sunny Florida!

The NYBL was established in 2013 and Lineage of Champions was established in 2001.