About Us AAU Basketball NJ

HilltopperHeat AAU.org is 501 c-3 non-profit youth basketball program based out of Essex County, NJ.

Our mission is to become the best independent AAU basketball program in NJ through discipline and hard work on and off the court. 

We are a very competitive AAU basketball club that strives on bring out the best of our kids talents through consistent team and personal development.

We are a very competitive AAU basketball club that strives on bring out the best of our kids talents through consistent team and personal development. 

Our teams travel throughout the metropolitan area to participate in the best tournaments. (Agame, BBall Spotlight, MIT's, Basketball hall of Fame and NYBL, to name a few) We practice regularly during our season to prepare to achieve excellence on the court.

We are a Nationally registered AAU basketball program that plays in the NJ State AAU tournament for grade levels 9U to 17U. (3rd grade through High School) You can find our club membership(s) under NJ AAU website.

We are a Nationally registered AAU basketball program that plays in the NJ State AAU tournament for grade levels 9U to 17U. (3rd grade through High School) You can find our club membership(s) under NJ AAU website.

As of the Spring 2016 season Adidas has sponsored our 6th - 9th grade teams, this is a huge accomplishment for the program.

Join us on the journey as we continue to become the best independent AAU basketball program in the state of NJ.