1421 Bull Street, Columbia, SC, 29201

(424) 644 4539 info@charlotteramsaba.com

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Charlotte, North Carolina's Exciting New ABA Team

If you’ve always dreamed of playing professional ball, the ABA’s Charlotte Rams is an amazing chance for men 19 or older to pursue this dream. If you’re on a journey to play professionally, we’re offering the perfect starting point for chances to join the NBA, the NBA D, or even overseas leagues. We know that sometimes real talent can fly under the radar, and the ABA and Rams just might be the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Become a Legend

When you play with the Charlotte Rams, you will have joined some of the sport’s greatest heroes. ABA players who have gone on to be professional NBA basketball players include:

    • “Dr. J”            • Louie Dampier            • Mel Daniels           • George Gervin            • Moses Malone           • Connie Hawkins

Get Involved in the Excitement

It’s easy to get involved with the Charlotte Rams. If you are interested in joining the team, we hold an annual draft. Players from college, rec leagues, and adult leagues are welcome to participate. Beyond joining the team, we’re also currently looking for investors, sponsors, and anyone else looking to become affiliated with our league. We’re also focused on participating in the community, putting on basketball camps and participating in community projects.

“The future is for those who prepare
for it”

– Karl Wilkes

“…if your dreams don’t scare you, they aren’t big enough”

– Muhammad Ali

“Never give up, never ever give up,
don’t quit.”

– Jimmy V (NC State)

Local sponsors:

  • Charlotte Athletic Club
  • Central Piedmont Community College
  • Carowinds
  • Hardees Corporation

drafted players / Roster

  • Deon Pettigrew (Bellevue, NE) 6,6 G/F
  • Andrew Ingram (Bowie, MD) 6,6 G/F
  • Antonio Young (Charlotte, NC) 6,9 C/F
  • Benjamin Holmes (New York, NY) 6,5 G
  • Taylor Rakish (Columbia, SC) 6,7 P/F
  • Ryan Koger (Swansea, SC) 6,7 SF/SG
  • Dwayne Hudson (Columbia, SC) 6,9 C/F


  • Carlos Jeter (Columbia, SC)
  • Gary Harris (Philadelphia, PA) 6,10 F/C
  • Mike Barton (Cincinnati, OH) 5,7 G
  • Marquis Moore (Charlotte, NC)
  • Dakota Morin (Columbia, SC)
  • Robert McKinzie (Fort Laurendale, FL) 6,5 G/F