Welcome to Basketball Northern Ireland Website

Basketball Northern Ireland (BNI) is the National Governing Body for Basketball in Northern Ireland. The Association is affiliated to Basketball Ireland has responsibility for the promotion, development and administration of all basketball activities in Northern Ireland.

It is made up of the following appointed and selected positions:

Basketball NI Board:

Chairperson – Michael McDonnell

Secretary – John Kennedy

Treasurer – Kevin Craig

Coaching Development – Club Development –

Policies and Procedures – Darryl Petticrew

Safeguarding Officer – Lauren McFadden

Leagues & Competitions Committee Chairman – Mark O'Neill

Officials Representative – Tom Trainor

more..
22/10/2014 19:38
U14 Girls
University Ulster Tigers BC v Belfast Phoenix BC 26/1
Match Preview

4th placed University Ulster Tigers BC play host to 5th placed Belfast Phoenix BC at La Salle at 1:15 pm

University Ulster Tigers BC's last fixture played was a crushing 12-31 loss at home against Tyrone Towers.
Form: L L W L W L    Home Form: L W L L

Belfast Phoenix BC's last game was a straightfoward 21-23 win away against Tyrone Towers.
Form: W L L L L L    Away Form: W L L L

Prediction: Home Win for University Ulster Tigers BC
26/01/2020 23:08
Cup and Plate Finals In the New Foyle Arena this weekend
The first competition of the BNI calendar is coming to it’s climax as the cup and plate semi-finals and finals are in the new Foyle Arena in Derry homeUU-Final of North Star Basketball Club who are one of the teams that have managed to make the semi-finals of the cup and are playing last year’s play-off champions Kilkeel Knights. The plate semi-finals are have a wide range of teams, BC Wolves are a new team who are fighting for top spot in D2 are playing the Tyrone Towers who have been one of the core clubs in the BNI community over the last decade and are competing in D1, while Andersonstown Tigers seconds have the task of playing a premier league team in UU Elks who got knocked-out in a surprise loss in the first round of the cup to be put in the plate.
more..
08/02/2016 15:47
U16 Girls
Newry Flyers 23 - 61 Belfast Star 17/1
O McGirr voted MVP twice as Belfast Star take spoils against Newry Flyers.
7th placed Newry Flyers were comprehensively beaten at home by 3rd placed Belfast Star at Abbey Grammar at 6:15 pm

Newry Flyers has yet to win in this competition, having lost all 6 games.
Form: L L L L L L

Belfast Star
Form: W L L L L W W L

R Gallagher moves to joint top MVP in this competition after being nominated in this game taking the player's total MVP awards to 8.

MVPs: (Newry Flyers) Ria McMahon,R Gallagher
(Belfast Star) O McGirr (2)
26/01/2020 23:08
U14 Boys Development League
Newry Flyers v North Star 26/1
Match Preview

League leaders Newry Flyers play host to 8th placed North Star at Abbey Grammar at 1:30 pm

Newry Flyers come from a confident 22-25 win away against Omagh Thunder BC. They are currently on a winning streak of 7 games.They They have won 3 out of 4 home games.
Form: W W W W W W W L    Home Form: W W W L

North Star's last game was a crushing 41-11 win at home against Queens BC.
Form: W L L L L    Away Form: L

Prediction: Home Win for Newry Flyers
26/01/2020 23:08
Open Invite

Open invite from BNI Chair to anyone who is interested in developing the structure of the women's game! Please click below for the letter of invite

https://www.dropbox.com/…/Women%27s%20Basketball%202016.doc…

24/01/2016 20:53
Cup and Plate Finals In the New Foyle Arena this weekend
The first competition of the BNI calendar is coming to it’s climax as the cup and plate semi-finals and finals are in the new Foyle Arena in Derry homeUU-Final of North Star Basketball Club who are one of the teams that have managed to make the semi-finals of the cup and are playing last year’s play-off champions Kilkeel Knights. The plate semi-finals are have a wide range of teams, BC Wolves are a new team who are fighting for top spot in D2 are playing the Tyrone Towers who have been one of the core clubs in the BNI community over the last decade and are competing in D1, while Andersonstown Tigers seconds have the task of playing a premier league team in UU Elks who got knocked-out in a surprise loss in the first round of the cup to be put in the plate.
more..
08/02/2016 15:47
U18 Boys Conference B
Tyrone Towers BC 58 - 51 Mulroy Hoops 18/1
C Kelley voted MVP twice for Mulroy Hoops but Tyrone Towers BC take spoils.
2nd placed Tyrone Towers BC marginally won 58-51 against their visitors, 4th placed Mulroy Hoops at St Patrick's College Dungannon at 11:30 am

Tyrone Towers BC
Form: L W W W L

Mulroy Hoops
Form: L W L L

C Kelley moves to joint top MVP in this competition after being nominated twice in this game taking the player's total MVP awards to 4.

MVPs: (Tyrone Towers BC) E Millar,K Zagrekalis
(Mulroy Hoops) C Kelley (2)
26/01/2020 23:08
U16 Girls
Ulster University Tigers v Belfast Phoenix BC 26/1
Match Preview

4th placed Ulster University Tigers play host to 5th placed Belfast Phoenix BC at La Salle at 2:30 pm

Ulster University Tigers come from a crushing 44-60 win away against Queens BC.
Form: W W L W W    Home Form: L W W

Belfast Phoenix BC's last game was a comprehensive 46-50 win away against Belfast Star.
Form: W L L L L L W L    Away Form: W L L L W

Prediction: Home Win for Ulster University Tigers
26/01/2020 23:08
Irish U18's Girls

Well done to the 4 Academy girls making the Irish U18s please click below

http://www.basketballni.com/…/3-bni-player-make-irish-u18-…/

24/01/2016 20:54
Men's Division 1 2019/20
Newry Flyers 76 - 61 Mid Ulster Wolves 14/1
MVP for Z Sadauskas for Mid Ulster Wolves but Newry Flyers win the game.
2nd placed Newry Flyers won 76-61 against their visitors, 9th placed Mid Ulster Wolves at Abbey Grammar at 8:15 pm

Newry Flyers have yet to be beaten at home.
Form: W L W L W W W W L W W

Mid Ulster Wolves
Form: L L L W W W L L L L


MVPs: (Newry Flyers) H McLaughlin,L James
(Mid Ulster Wolves) Z Sadauskas (2)
26/01/2020 23:08
U16 Boys Development League
Newry Flyers v North Star 26/1
Match Preview

League leaders Newry Flyers play host to 8th placed North Star at Abbey Grammar at 3 pm

Newry Flyers come from a confident 49-52 win away against Belfast Star. They have won 3 out of 4 home games.
Form: W L W L W W L W W W    Home Form: W L W W

North Star's last game was a crushing 33-12 win at home against Queens BC.
Form: W L L L L L W    Away Form: L L

Prediction: Home Win for Newry Flyers
26/01/2020 23:08
AccessNI Tutorial
A quick review of how to fill in the AccessNI application form

At long last we have managed to be able to put together a quick video on how to fill in the AccessNI forms.

If you are a Coach or club official who works with people under the age of 18 then you will need to ensure you have completed an AccessNI check. Please visit BasketballNI.com's Safeguarding section for more details.

In the next week we will review all pending applications and e-mail the applicant if their paperwork has not been submitted to direct them to revisit their applications.

If you have any questions please contact our Safeguarding Officer (safeguarding@basketballni.com)

24/01/2016 20:50
U16 Boys Development League
Belfast Star 54 - 31 Queens BC 26/1
Belfast Star despatch Queens BC.
5th placed Belfast Star comprehensively won 54-31 against their visitors, 9th placed Queens BC at St Malachys College at 1:30 pm

Belfast Star
Form: W L W L W W W L L

Queens BC has yet to win in this competition, having lost all 11 games.
Form: L L L L L L L L L L L


MVPs: (Belfast Star) D O'Hare,C Blair
(Queens BC) S Boyle, M McCann
26/01/2020 23:08
Men's Division 1 2019/20
Belfast Phoenix BC II v North Star 27/1
Match Preview

League leaders Belfast Phoenix BC II play host to 3rd placed North Star at Methodist College, Belfast at 8:10 pm

Belfast Phoenix BC II's last result was a crushing 57-68 win away against Omagh Thunder. They are currently on a winning streak of 10 games.They They have yet to be beaten at home.
Form: W W W W W W W W W W L    Home Form: W W W W W

North Star's last game was a crushing 69-48 win at home against East Coast Sharks.
Form: W W L L W L L W W L W    Away Form: L L L W L

Prediction: Home Win for Belfast Phoenix BC II
26/01/2020 23:08
Men's Division 1 2019/20
Ulster University Tigers III v Queens Eagles 27/1
Match Preview

10th placed Ulster University Tigers III play host to 5th placed Queens Eagles at La Salle at 8:30 pm

Ulster University Tigers III come from a crushing 63-55 loss away against Tyrone Towers II.
Form: L W L W L L L    Home Form: W W L

Queens Eagles's last result was a comprehensive 71-67 win at home against BC Wolves Classic.
Form: W L L L L W L W W W L    Away Form: L L L W L

Prediction: Away Win for Queens Eagles
26/01/2020 23:08
Men's Division 1 2019/20
East Coast Sharks v Newry Flyers 28/1
Match Preview

6th placed East Coast Sharks play host to 2nd placed Newry Flyers at Ards Blair Mayne Wellbeing and Leisure Complex at 8:15 pm

East Coast Sharks's last result was a crushing 69-48 loss away against North Star. They have yet to be beaten at home.
Form: L W W L W L W W L    Home Form: W W W W W

Newry Flyers come from a crushing 76-61 win at home against Mid Ulster Wolves.
Form: W L W L W W W W L W W    Away Form: L L W L W

Prediction: TOO CLOSE TO PREDICT
26/01/2020 23:08
U14 Boys
Letterkenny Blaze 25 - 19 Tyrone Towers 26/1
Letterkenny Blaze take spoils against Tyrone Towers.
League leaders Letterkenny Blaze marginally won 25-19 against their visitors, 6th placed Tyrone Towers at Loreto Gym at 12 pm

Letterkenny Blaze have yet to be beaten at home.
Form: W W W L W W W W

Tyrone Towers has yet to win in this competition, having lost all 7 games.
Form: L L L L L L L


MVPs: (Tyrone Towers) F Nour, J McAlinden
26/01/2020 23:08
U12 Girls
Queens BC 33 - 19 Belfast Star 26/1
H McGeough voted MVP twice as Queens BC claim victory against Belfast Star.
A Donnelly displays great form and gets MVP for away team
League leaders Queens BC won 33-19 against their visitors, 2nd placed Belfast Star at Queens PEC at 10 am

Queens BC
Form: W W W L W L

Belfast Star
Form: L W W L W

A Donnelly moves to top MVP in this competition after being nominated twice in this game taking the player's total MVP awards to 10.

MVPs: (Queens BC) H McGeough (2)
(Belfast Star) A Donnelly (2)
26/01/2020 23:08
U16 Boys
Tyrone Towers 27 - 50 University Ulster Tigers 18/1
Tyrone Towers beaten by University Ulster Tigers.
6th placed Tyrone Towers were comprehensively beaten at home by 4th placed University Ulster Tigers at St Patrick's College Dungannon at 3:15 pm

Tyrone Towers has yet to win in this competition, having lost all 7 games.
Form: L L L L L L L

University Ulster Tigers
Form: L L W L W W L L L

L Gilgunn has scored in the last 3 consecutive games.


MVPs: (Tyrone Towers) K Donnelly,C McCool
(University Ulster Tigers) A Sansome, L Gilgunn
26/01/2020 23:08
U14 Boys Development League
Belfast Star 29 - 28 Queens BC 25/1
J.Jazul voted MVP twice as Belfast Star claim victory against Queens BC.
6th placed Belfast Star marginally won 29-28 against their visitors, 5th placed Queens BC at St Malachys College at 3:30 pm

Belfast Star
Form: W L L L W L L

Queens BC
Form: L L W L L L L L L L


MVPs: (Belfast Star) J.Jazul (2)
(Queens BC) C Boyle, C McConnell
26/01/2020 23:08
Men's Premier League 2019/20
Ballymena BC 47 - 69 Tyrone Towers 16/1
Ballymena BC despatched by Tyrone Towers.
2nd placed Ballymena BC were comprehensively beaten at home by 6th placed Tyrone Towers at St. Patricks College, Ballymena at 8:15 pm

Ballymena BC have won 4 out of 5 home games.
Form: L L W W L W L W W W

Tyrone Towers
Form: W L L L L W L L L


MVPs: (Ballymena BC) B.McCormick,M Sloan
(Tyrone Towers) c mcquaid, S Gervin
26/01/2020 23:08
U16 Girls
Belfast Star 46 - 50 Belfast Phoenix BC 12/1
A Cassidy most valuable player as Belfast Phoenix BC beat Belfast Star.
3rd placed Belfast Star were marginally beaten at home by 5th placed Belfast Phoenix BC at St Malachys College at 1:30 pm

Belfast Star
Form: W L L L L W W L

Belfast Phoenix BC
Form: W L L L L L W L

A Cassidy moves to joint top MVP in this competition after being nominated twice in this game taking the player's total MVP awards to 8.

MVPs: (Belfast Star) C McCreanor,O McGirr
(Belfast Phoenix BC) A Cassidy (2)
26/01/2020 23:08
Men's Division 1 2019/20
North Star 69 - 48 East Coast Sharks 19/1
MVP for T Doherty as North Star beat East Coast Sharks.
P.Boullier most valuable player for away team
3rd placed North Star comprehensively won 69-48 against their visitors, 6th placed East Coast Sharks at Foyle Arena at 3 pm

North Star have won 5 out of 6 home games.
Form: W W L L W L L W W L W

East Coast Sharks have yet to win away from home.
Form: L W W L W L W W L


MVPs: (North Star) T Doherty (2),T Doherty
(East Coast Sharks) P.Boullier (2), P.Boullier
26/01/2020 23:08
Men's Division 1 2019/20
Tyrone Towers II 62 - 81 BC Wolves Classic 24/1
Tyrone Towers II lose to BC Wolves Classic.
8th placed Tyrone Towers II were beaten at home by 4th placed BC Wolves Classic at Torrents Centre at 7:30 pm

Tyrone Towers II have won 3 out of 4 home games.
Form: L W W L L W W W L

BC Wolves Classic have lost 5 out of 6 away games.
Form: W L W W L L L W L L W


MVPs: (Tyrone Towers II) C McQuaid,J. Kelly
(BC Wolves Classic) V Pauza, M.Kubeckis
26/01/2020 23:08
Click for Registration Details

Click for Player Registration

Click for Technical Member Registration

08/02/2016 15:16
Hours And Info

House of Sport

2a Upper Malone Road

Belfast BT9 5LA

+44 (0)28 90383817

Tue & Thurs: 10am - 6pm

24/01/2016 21:19