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

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22/10/2014 19:38
U12 Boys
Belfast Phoenix BC v University Ulster Tigers 23/2
Match Preview

5th placed Belfast Phoenix BC play host to 4th placed University Ulster Tigers at Methodist College, Belfast at 10:15 am

Belfast Phoenix BC's last game was a crushing 43-1 loss away against Belfast Star. They are currently on a losing streak of 4 games.
Form: L L L L W L L L    Home Form: L L L

University Ulster Tigers come from a crushing 12-25 win away against Newry Flyers.
Form: W L W L W L W L    Away Form: W L L L

Prediction: Away Win for University Ulster Tigers
23/02/2020 13:22
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.
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08/02/2016 15:47
Letterkenny Blaze v Belfast Star
01/03/20 12:45 pm
09/02 16:30
Letterkenny Blaze 53 - 69 Belfast Star
Match Photographs
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09/02/2020 22:56
U18 Girls
Tyrone Towers v Drogheda Wolves 23/2
Match Preview

6th placed Tyrone Towers play host to 4th placed Drogheda Wolves at St Patrick's College Dungannon at 11 am

Tyrone Towers's last result was a crushing 34-52 loss at home against University Ulster Tigers.
Form: L W L L W L L L L    Home Form: L W L L

Drogheda Wolves's last fixture played was a poor 65-68 loss at home against Letterkenny Blaze.
Form: L L L W W W L L W L    Away Form: L W W L L

Prediction: Away Win for Drogheda Wolves
23/02/2020 13:22
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.
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08/02/2016 15:47
U18 Girls
University Ulster Tigers 65 - 40 Belfast Phoenix BC 12/2
University Ulster Tigers claim victory against Belfast Phoenix BC.
League leaders University Ulster Tigers comprehensively won 65-40 against their visitors, 2nd placed Belfast Phoenix BC at La Salle at 7:10 pm

University Ulster Tigers has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won every game.
Form: W W W W W W W W W

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


MVPs: (University Ulster Tigers) E Maguire,A Rafferty
(Belfast Phoenix BC) L McCann, M Mitchell
23/02/2020 13:22
U14 Boys Development League
University Ulster Tigers v Omagh Thunder BC 23/2
Match Preview

5th placed University Ulster Tigers play host to 3rd placed Omagh Thunder BC at La Salle at 12:10 pm

University Ulster Tigers come from a crushing 22-16 loss away against Newry Flyers.
Form: L W W L L L W L L W    Home Form: W L L L L

Omagh Thunder BC come from a disappointing 27-25 loss away against Belfast Star.
Form: L W W L W W W W L W    Away Form: L W W W L W

Prediction: Away Win for Omagh Thunder BC
23/02/2020 13:22
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
U14 Boys Development League
Hazelwood Hawks 34 - 29 Belfast Star 16/2
MVP for S Bunting as Hazelwood Hawks beat Belfast Star.
2nd placed Hazelwood Hawks marginally won 34-29 against their visitors, 6th placed Belfast Star at Hazelwood School at 1 pm

Hazelwood Hawks have yet to be beaten at home.
Form: W W W L W W W L W W W

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

S Bunting has scored in the last 3 consecutive games.


MVPs: (Hazelwood Hawks) S Bunting (2)
(Belfast Star) K Calvangsed, F Lagan
23/02/2020 13:22
U14 Boys Development League
Belfast Star v North Star 23/2
Match Preview

6th placed Belfast Star play host to 8th placed North Star at St Malachys College at 12:15 pm

Belfast Star come from a 34-29 loss away against Hazelwood Hawks.
Form: L W L W L L L W L L    Home Form: W W L L L L

North Star's last game was a comprehensive 34-30 loss away against Hazelwood Hawks. They have yet to win away from home.
Form: L L L W L L L L    Away Form: L L L L

Prediction: Home Win for Belfast Star
23/02/2020 13:22
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 Girls
Ulster University Tigers 43 - 18 Newry Flyers 16/2
K Nugent most valuable player as Ulster University Tigers take spoils against Newry Flyers.
E Lindsay voted MVP twice for away team
League leaders Ulster University Tigers comprehensively won 43-18 against their visitors, 7th placed Newry Flyers at La Salle at 12:10 pm

Ulster University Tigers are currently on a winning streak of 7 games.They have won 4 out of 5 home games.
Form: W W W W W W W L W W

Newry Flyers has yet to win in this competition, having lost all 9 games.
Form: L L L L L L L L L


MVPs: (Ulster University Tigers) K Nugent (2)
(Newry Flyers) E Lindsay (2)
23/02/2020 13:22
Women's Senior League
Tyrone Towers v Drogheda Wolves 23/2
Match Preview

2nd placed Tyrone Towers play host to 5th placed Drogheda Wolves at St Patrick's College Dungannon at 12:30 pm

Tyrone Towers's last result was a crushing 48-59 loss at home against Ulster University.
Form: L W W L W L W    Home Form: L W W

Drogheda Wolves's last fixture played was a crushing 67-59 loss away against Queens BC.
Form: L L W L W L L    Away Form: L L

Prediction: Home Win for Tyrone Towers
23/02/2020 13:22
U16 Girls
Letterkenny Blaze v Ulster University Tigers 23/2
Match Preview

2nd placed Letterkenny Blaze play host to League leaders Ulster University Tigers at Loreto Gym at 1:30 pm

Letterkenny Blaze has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won every game.
Form: W W W W W W W W W    Home Form: W W W W W

Ulster University Tigers come from a crushing 43-18 win at home against Newry Flyers. They are currently on a winning streak of 7 games.They They have yet to be beaten away from home.
Form: W W W W W W W L W W    Away Form: W W W W W

Prediction: Home Win for Letterkenny Blaze
23/02/2020 13:22
U16 Boys Development League
University Ulster Tigers v Omagh Thunder BC 23/2
Match Preview

7th placed University Ulster Tigers play host to 3rd placed Omagh Thunder BC at La Salle at 1:30 pm

University Ulster Tigers come from a crushing 55-42 loss away against Hazelwood Hawks. They have lost 5 out of 6 home games.
Form: L L W L W L L L L L L W    Home Form: L W L L L L

Omagh Thunder BC come from a crushing 53-40 loss away against Belfast Star.
Form: L W W W W W W W W W L    Away Form: L W W W W L

Prediction: Away Win for Omagh Thunder BC
23/02/2020 13:22
U16 Boys Development League
Belfast Star v North Star 23/2
Match Preview

4th placed Belfast Star play host to 8th placed North Star at St Malachys College at 1:30 pm

Belfast Star come from a crushing 38-57 win away against Hazelwood Hawks. They are currently on a winning streak of 4 games.
Form: W W W W L W L W W W L L    Home Form: W W L W W L

North Star's last game was a crushing 53-29 loss away against Hazelwood Hawks.
Form: L W L W L L L L L W    Away Form: L W L L L

Prediction: Home Win for Belfast Star
23/02/2020 13:22
U18 Boys Conference A
Hazelwood Hawks BC v Belfast Star 23/2
Match Preview

6th placed Hazelwood Hawks BC play host to 2nd placed Belfast Star at Ballysillan LC at 1:30 pm

Hazelwood Hawks BC has yet to win in this competition, having lost all 6 games.
Form: L L L L L L    Home Form: L L

Belfast Star come from a crushing 64-45 win at home against Newry Flyers. They are currently on a winning streak of 6 games.
Form: W W W W W W L    Away Form: W W L

Prediction: Away Win for Belfast Star
23/02/2020 13:22
U16 Girls
Belfast Phoenix BC v Belfast Star 23/2
Match Preview

6th placed Belfast Phoenix BC play host to 4th placed Belfast Star at Methodist College, Belfast at 2:45 pm

Belfast Phoenix BC's last game was a crushing 37-27 loss away against Ulster University Tigers.
Form: L W L L L L L W L    Home Form: L L L

Belfast Star come from a comprehensive 52-56 loss at home against Tyrone Towers BC.
Form: L L W L L L L W W L    Away Form: W L L L

Prediction: TOO CLOSE TO PREDICT
23/02/2020 13:22
U14 Girls
Belfast Star 47 - 24 University Ulster Tigers BC 9/2
H McGirr displays great form and gets MVP as Belfast Star take all points from University Ulster Tigers BC.
G Burnette shows class and claims MVP for away team
League leaders Belfast Star comprehensively won 47-24 against their visitors, 3rd placed University Ulster Tigers BC at St Malachys College at 12:15 pm

Belfast Star has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won every game.
Form: W W W W W W W W W

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


MVPs: (Belfast Star) H McGirr (2)
(University Ulster Tigers BC) G Burnette (2)
23/02/2020 13:22
U16 Boys Development League
Hazelwood Hawks 38 - 57 Belfast Star 16/2
Hazelwood Hawks beaten by Belfast Star.
5th placed Hazelwood Hawks were beaten at home by 4th placed Belfast Star at Hazelwood School at 2:30 pm

Hazelwood Hawks
Form: L W L W L L W W L L W L W L

Belfast Star are currently on a winning streak of 4 games.
Form: W W W W L W L W W W L L

J Preuss moves to joint top MVP in this competition after being nominated in this game taking the player's total MVP awards to 17.

MVPs: (Hazelwood Hawks) S McIlwaine,J Preuss
(Belfast Star) C Blair, D O'Hare
23/02/2020 13:22
U14 Girls
Queens Sparks 25 - 28 University Ulster Tigers BC 22/2
Queens Sparks despatched by University Ulster Tigers BC.
5th placed Queens Sparks were marginally beaten at home by 3rd placed University Ulster Tigers BC at Wellington at 11 am

Queens Sparks are currently on a losing streak of 4 games.
Form: L L L L W L L

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

C Burnett moves to top MVP in this competition after being nominated in this game taking the player's total MVP awards to 13.

MVPs: (Queens Sparks) C Donnelly,G Copeland
(University Ulster Tigers BC) C Burnett, A Mayock
23/02/2020 13:22
Women's Senior League
Tyrone Towers 48 - 59 Ulster University 16/2
Tyrone Towers suffer defeat to Ulster University.
2nd placed Tyrone Towers were beaten at home by League leaders Ulster University at St Patrick's College Dungannon at 11 am

Tyrone Towers
Form: L W W L W L W

Ulster University are currently on a winning streak of 4 games.They have yet to be beaten away from home.
Form: W W W W L W W


MVPs: (Tyrone Towers) R Barker,MJ O'Donnell
(Ulster University) N Rafferty, C Colgan
23/02/2020 13:22
U12 Boys
Belfast Star 43 - 1 Belfast Phoenix BC 22/2
Belfast Star take all points from Belfast Phoenix BC.
2nd placed Belfast Star comprehensively won 43-1 against their visitors, 5th placed Belfast Phoenix BC at St Malachys College at 3:15 pm

Belfast Star have yet to be beaten at home.
Form: W L W W W W W W

Belfast Phoenix BC are currently on a losing streak of 4 games.
Form: L L L L W L L L


MVPs: (Belfast Star) M Burns,J O'Carroll
(Belfast Phoenix BC) J Kennedy, L Keery
23/02/2020 13:22
U16 Girls
Newry Flyers 10 - 49 Queens BC 22/2
Newry Flyers suffer defeat to Queens BC.
7th placed Newry Flyers were comprehensively beaten at home by 5th placed Queens BC at Abbey Grammar at 10 am

Newry Flyers has yet to win in this competition, having lost all 9 games.
Form: L L L L L L L L L

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

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

MVPs: (Newry Flyers) R Gallagher,E Lindsay
(Queens BC) M Smyth, T McCarron
23/02/2020 13:22
Women's Senior League
Tyrone Towers 54 - 37 Queens BC 9/2
MJ O'Donnell displays great form and gets MVP as Tyrone Towers take all points from Queens BC.
2nd placed Tyrone Towers won 54-37 against their visitors, 6th placed Queens BC at St Joseph's School Donaghmore at 11 am

Tyrone Towers
Form: L W W L W L W

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

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

MVPs: (Tyrone Towers) MJ O'Donnell (2)
(Queens BC) G McGrath, L Dowling
23/02/2020 13:22
U14 Girls
Belfast Star 54 - 13 Tyrone Towers 16/2
C McCreanor displays great form and gets MVP as Belfast Star take all points from Tyrone Towers.
N Donaghy shows class and claims MVP for away team
League leaders Belfast Star comprehensively won 54-13 against their visitors, 4th placed Tyrone Towers at St Malachys College at 12:15 pm

Belfast Star has yet to be beaten in this competition, having won every game.
Form: W W W W W W W W W

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


MVPs: (Belfast Star) C McCreanor (2)
(Tyrone Towers) N Donaghy (2)
23/02/2020 13:22
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