The Steel City Yellow Jackets are a basketball team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The team is a member of the American Basketball Association and began play on November 8, 2014 as an expansion team seated in the league's Northeast Division. The Yellow Jackets play all of their home games at the Community College of Allegheny County Allegheny Campus, which is located on Pittsburgh's North Shore, directly behind Heinz Field.
The Steel City Yellow Jackets are the host team for the 2014-2015 North East division playoffs & they will start the playoffs as the number one seed in the north east division of play.
The Steel City Yellow Jackets are owned by National Recording Hip hop artist Antjuan Tjuan Benafactor Washington and Averill "Ace" Pippens also serves as the team's general manager and head coach. Pippens, also known as "Coach Ace", was the assistant coach at Pittsburgh's David B. Oliver High School before becoming assistant, and eventually head coach, of the Penn State McKeesport Men's basketball team. Pippens' led Penn State McKeesport to a championship title in 2006.