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2022 End of Season College Tournament

Introduction to Annual Event

We are happy to announce the return of the LBA End of Season College Tournament!
On the 27th June 2022, London Basketball Association will be playing host to some of the city’s brightest young talent, as they get the chance to compete at a great level! This year’s tournament will be even bigger and better than previous years, as we welcome college teams from all over to the SCORE Centre. The event will of course, be covered by our ever-growing social media team, so bring your crispiest moves and try to keep those ankles intact! There will be both a female tournament and a men’s tournament.
So get ready for a jam-packed day of basketball action. From 10:00 until 16:00, college athletes from all across the country will battle it out to see who will be crowned champions!
  • Any College or Sixth Form can apply to enter. The fees are:
    • Men’s team: £180
    • Women’s team: £150
  • Sign up before 1st of June to qualify for our Early Bird* pricing:
    • Men’s team: £150
    • Women’s team: £130
  • Members of the LBA College League automatically qualify to enter at a discounted rate:
    • Men’s team: £125
    • Women’s team: £100.
    • Colleges must confirm via email ([email protected]) before the final deadline.
  • Sign up link will be posted here soon.
  • Deadline for entry is 13th of June. Any teams pulling out after this deadline will still be charged the full amount.
  • Tournament will take place on 27th June 2022, from 10:00 – 16:00 at the SCORE Centre, 100 Oliver Road, London E10 5JY
  • First come first served as places are limited!

To secure your place, payment must be received before 10th June 2022. Payment after this date will result in an additional late fee.

*Please note that in order to qualify for the early bird price you will need to pay via the Eventbrite portal.

General information

  • LBA recommends each team to bring:
    1. 2 basketballs
    2. 2 numbered kits or a numbered reversible kit per player
    3. packed lunch or cash (as the site has vending machines)
    4. water
  • Each team needs its own coach
  • Each team will play a minimum of 4 games
  • Stay updated and watch the tournament unfold by following us on our social media platforms (located at the bottom of the page)

RULES

Day Rules

  • Team arrival no later than 9:15 AM for registration
  • Round robin group stages, followed by play off schedule

Game Rules

We will be following FIBA’s rules where possible. Here is an outline of the rules on the day:
  • 5 vs 5 format for both Men’s & Women’s Leagues
  • Length of game – 10 minute halves
  • Halftime break – 2 minutes
  • Running clock. Clock will stop only during the final minute of the game.
  • Each team will have 1×45 second timeout per game
  • 5 team fouls
  • 4 individual player fouls to foul out
  • If a game remains tied after the end of regulation, then 2 minutes overtime will be played. (depending on time constraint this may be changed to a sudden death foul line shot)

SCORE Centre has 4 courts available for the tournament.

PRIZES

Engraved trophies will be awarded for the following:
  • LBA Tournament Champions 2022
  • LBA Tournament MVP Award 2022
  • LBA Tournament Standout Coach Award 2022
  • LBA Spirit Award 2022

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