Category Archives: National Championship

Boilermakers are National Champions

Purdue was able to turn their At Large Bid into a National Title as they came back from a 10 point half time deficit to defeat Pittsburgh 80-75.  J.T. Thomas would take home MVP honors with his impressive performance during the National Championship Tournament.  View the full GAME SUMMARY here.

Pitt upsets top seeded Gamecocks

Pitt battled for 40mins and survived what seemed like infinite lead changes to come out on top of South Carolina 79-71 to punch their ticket to the championship against Purdue.  View the full GAME SUMMARY here.

Boilermakers Get Redemption

Purdue held the lead wire to wire in their 4th matchup of the season against Michigan State, upsetting the Spartans 77-66 and earning a spot in the National Title game.  View the full GAME SUMMARY here.

Gamecocks put their #1 ranking on display

USC showed why they earned their number 1 seed by defeating UMASS Lowell 90-68 and advancing to their 1st final four.  View the full GAME SUMMARY here.

Sparty advances

Michigan State backed up their #2 ranking by defeating Southern Illinois 82-73 and earning a return trip to the final four.  View the full GAME SUMMARY here.

Boilermakers punch ticket to round 2

Purdue hung tough down the stretch as they defeated the Red Storm 84-77 to advance to the 2nd round of the 2017 National Championship Tournament. View the full GAME SUMMARY here.

Panthers headed to Final 4

Down by 7 at half time, Pitt rallied in the 2nd half to defeat the Ohio State Buckeyes and advance to their programs first Final 4 appearance.  View the full GAME SUMMARY here.

Official NCBBA National Championship Tournament Program!

The Official 2017 NCBBA National Championship Tournament Program is available to download/view HERE

Skills Competition Field announced

The NCBBA is pleased to release the list of contestants who will be competing in the 2017 NCBBA Skills Competition.  These high flyers, sharp shooters, and ball handlers will be competing against one another for great prizes and bragging rights.  Be sure to follow all the action right HERE.

NCBBA 3-Point Shooting Competition
Participant 1st Round 2nd Round Champ Round
Alex Nadtochij St. John’s
Anthony Hourani Michigan State
Anthony Starzynski Pittsburgh
Claude-Hendel Laurole UMASS Lowell
Cory Rogers Pittsburgh
Daniel Meas UMASS Lowell
Gregory McClain So. Illinois
Jack Corrigan Ohio State
Jack McKinty So. Illinois
Josephy Howat Purdue
Ted Young Purdue
Trey Long South Carolina
NCBBA Obstacle Course
Participant 1st Round 2nd Round Champ Round
Antonio Atria Ohio State
Bryce Schloneger Pittsburgh
Claude-Hendel Laurole UMASS Lowell
Daniel Meas UMASS Lowell
Fuad Ogunseye So. Illinois
Jalen Thomas Purdue
Jared Davis South Carolina
Joey Mascaro Pittsburgh
Martino Pepe St. John’s
Stefon Hunt Michigan State
TJ Morris Michigan State
William Howell St. John’s
NCBBA Slam Dunk Challenge
Participant 1st Round 2nd Round Champ Round
Alex Overseri St. John’s
David Airing South Carolina
John Gore South Carolina
Mke Montgomery Purdue
Nick Staley Pittsburgh
Stefan Chong St. John’s
Steffan Jackson UMASS Lowell
Tony Orr Purdue