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Eastern Washington University hosts one of eight regional tournaments, with winners from both Men's and Women's divisions advancing to the national tournament.

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    Questions? Contact Mike Campitelli at 509-359-4836

    Entry Deadline:

    We will be guaranteeing acceptance to the first 24 teams. The first 24 men’s or women’s teams who submit their entry fee will get priority. Once those numbers are reached teams will be able to join the wait list for their division. Teams will be taken off of the wait-list if/when any spots open.

    ALL accepted and wait-listed teams should submit their Intent to Participate Form ASAP. All other registration materials are due no later than Friday, February 7th, 2014. Teams without all completed forms will be subject to replacement with no refund of entry fee.

    Official’s applications are due no later than Friday, February 6th, 2015, but will be accepted on a rolling basis (submit ASAP for consideration).


    Early Registration Deposit Plan:

    Teams wishing to secure their spot in the tournament can take advantage of our Deposit Plan. Fill out the $100 deposit form, non-refundable, and you can secure your spot right away. The balance of the fee ($150 or $200 for NIRSA schools, $200 or $250 for non-NIRSA institutions) must be paid by the February 6th registration deadline. You can pay with a check or credit card, just contact Mike Campitelli @ (509) 359-4836 or via email for more information.


    Entry Fee:

    Entry fee is $300.00 per team for NIRSA members and $350 for non-NIRSA members, or $250 per team for NIRSA members and $300 per team for non-NIRSA members if paid before January 16th, 2015. This fee is non-refundable once accepted. Any teams taken off of the wait-list will be notified by email and given one week to submit payment.



    Men’s and Women’s (Rosters are limited to 12 players).



    Please visit the NIRSA Eligibility Guidelines page for complete eligibility requirements. It is the responsibility of each team and their Intramural/Club Sports Coordinator(s) to ensure eligibility of all players. Specific questions regarding player eligibility should be sent to Ben Prahl at NIRSA.


    Tournament Structure:

    Friday, February 20 4pm: Captains meeting, most teams will have 1 game Friday night.


    Saturday, February 21: Pool Play and single elimination rounds.


    Sunday, February 22: Single elimination tournament (game times will be posted Saturday afternoon).


    Sites of Play:

    Eastern Washington University: URC basketball courts and Gyms 264 & 265 in the PHASE Complex.


    Mandatory Captain’s Meeting:

    Friday, March 20 at 4pm. Every team must send one (and only one please) representative.



    Each champion Men’s and Women’s team will receive a bid to attend the NIRSA National Basketball Championships.

    Each champion Men’s and Women’s team will receive a partial travel stipend to be used toward their travel to the National Championship Tournament taking place at NC State, April 17-19 (NOTE: This years national championship tournament will have an open format, meaning that you need not win a regional tournament to enter the national tournament).

    Champion, Runner-up, as well as individual awards for the Men’s and Women’s All-Tournament Teams will be handed out.


    Check In:

    Teams must check in at the Registration Table in the EWU PHASE Complex, no later than Friday, February 20 one hour before your first game. Only one team representative must show to check in, but spot checks for team ID's may be conducted at any point throughout the weekend. PLAYERS MUST HAVE THEIR UNIVERSITY ISSUED ID IN ORDER TO PLAY.


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    Contact Information

    Mike Campitelli
    201 URC
    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.4836
    fax: 509.359.4735

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