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Introduction to the league

The London Basketball Association is thrilled to announce the return of the LBA Men’s College Basketball League! After a highly successful 2016/17 season, were back providing a high quality experience. As a member of the college league you will receive free entry into our annual LBA College Tournament. As always we can assure you that our games will be exceptionally organized and highly competitive, so sign your team up now and get to experience the best college basketball league in all of London! Participants will receive a season-long LBA membership, getting them 50% off on all LBA related purchases!

 

We would like to take a moment to thank our generous partners and sponsors, as without them, none of this would be possible.

Sign-Up Info

  • Please sign your team up online HERE before October 12th 2017
  • After sign up, we will send you the url for a MANDATORY player registration form, which is due for all players before your first game.
  • Early Bird Cost is £325, plus an additional £50 deposit (this fee covers referees) so sign up before the 12th of october!
  • Players must complete a “Journey of Change” form at the start and before the end of the season
  • By entering the league you agree to our rules and conditions

College League Details

General Info:

  • Season will run from early November to end of March. You can view season schedule & table standings via the LBA website. 
  • Depending on how many teams sign up, there will ideally be 2 pools, made up of an A & B division
  • Teams hosting games at their own courts will be required to provide officials (LBA can assist if needed)
  • Each team will have the opportunity to use the same Krossover highlights and analytics system used by the Cleveland Cavilers and England Basketball. Here’s a link to an article with more details.
  • If you need help with ‘how to host a game’ click here
  • Stay updated and watch the season unfold by following us on our social media platforms in the at the bottom of this page.

 

Season Format:

  • Stage 1 is ‘Round Robin’ within your pool. Where you play everyone in your pool once. This has to be completed by February 20th, 2018.
  • Stage 2 is ‘Seeded Playoff’s’ Where the top 2 teams from each pool will advance to the semi-final and then the finals. This is to be completed by Easter Break 2018.
  • Stage 3 is ‘Exhibition Games’, where a win will not give you table points. These games will be after the February Halt Term 2018, through to Easter break.

 

Additional Rounds:

  • ‘End of Season Tournament’ at the infamous ThunderDome in London. Date TBC. This is free to all teams in the league but also open to teams not in the league.

TEAMS & POOLS

Pool A

Pool B

Quintin Kynaston
King Solomon
Haggerston
Lambeth
St Francis Xavier
Stanmore College
American School in London
St Dominic’s
City of Westminster College
City of Islington
Acland Burghley

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