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
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 23:37
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
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 23:37
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 23:37
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
U14 Boys
Letterkenny Blaze 46 - 39 University Ulster Tigers 19/1
MVP for G Gallagher as Letterkenny Blaze beat University Ulster Tigers.
S Lavery most valuable player for away team
League leaders Letterkenny Blaze marginally won 46-39 against their visitors, 2nd placed University Ulster Tigers at Loreto Gym at 11:30 am

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

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


MVPs: (Letterkenny Blaze) G Gallagher (2)
(University Ulster Tigers) S Lavery (2)
26/01/2020 23:37
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 23:37
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
U16 Boys Development League
Belfast Star 49 - 52 Newry Flyers 17/1
R Jennings most valuable player as Newry Flyers beat Belfast Star.
MVP for C Blair for home team
5th placed Belfast Star were marginally beaten at home by League leaders Newry Flyers at St Malachys College at 6:30 pm

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

Newry Flyers
Form: W L W L W W L W W W


MVPs: (Belfast Star) C Blair (2)
(Newry Flyers) R Jennings (2)
26/01/2020 23:37
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 23:37
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
U14 Boys
Tyrone Towers 22 - 59 University Ulster Tigers 18/1
Tyrone Towers beaten by University Ulster Tigers.
6th placed Tyrone Towers were comprehensively beaten at home by 2nd placed University Ulster Tigers at St Patrick's College Dungannon at 2 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 W W W L W L


MVPs: (Tyrone Towers) E O'Neill,J McAlinden
(University Ulster Tigers) S Lavery, K Devlin
26/01/2020 23:37
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 23:37
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 23:37
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 23:37
U18 Boys Conference B
Letterkenny Blaze 83 - 74 Tyrone Towers BC 26/1
M Leadley displays great form and gets MVP as Letterkenny Blaze take all points from Tyrone Towers BC.
K Zagrekalis shows class and claims MVP for away team
League leaders Letterkenny Blaze marginally won 83-74 against their visitors, 2nd placed Tyrone Towers BC at Loreto Gym at 12 pm

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

Tyrone Towers BC
Form: L W W W L


MVPs: (Letterkenny Blaze) L Cassidy,M Leadley (2),M Leadley
(Tyrone Towers BC) K Zagrekalis (2)
26/01/2020 23:37
U16 Boys
Letterkenny Blaze 50 - 49 University Ulster Tigers 19/1
Letterkenny Blaze beat University Ulster Tigers.
5th placed Letterkenny Blaze marginally won 50-49 against their visitors, 4th placed University Ulster Tigers at Loreto Gym at 12:45 pm

Letterkenny Blaze
Form: W W L L L W 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: (Letterkenny Blaze) L Dowling,R Smith
(University Ulster Tigers) D Valliday, L Gilgunn
26/01/2020 23:37
Women's Senior League
Queens BC 67 - 59 Drogheda Wolves 26/1
C McGrath shows class and claims MVP as Queens BC despatch Drogheda Wolves.
6th placed Queens BC marginally won 67-59 against their visitors, 4th placed Drogheda Wolves at Queens PEC at 12:30 pm

Queens BC
Form: W L L L L L

Drogheda Wolves
Form: L L W L W L L


MVPs: (Queens BC) C McGrath (2)
(Drogheda Wolves) K McQuillan, E Scally
26/01/2020 23:37
U16 Boys
Letterkenny Blaze 52 - 23 Tyrone Towers 26/1
PG O'Neil voted MVP twice for Tyrone Towers but Letterkenny Blaze take spoils.
5th placed Letterkenny Blaze comprehensively won 52-23 against their visitors, 6th placed Tyrone Towers at Loreto Gym at 1:30 pm

Letterkenny Blaze
Form: W W L L L W L

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


MVPs: (Letterkenny Blaze) T O'Brien,M Bonnar
(Tyrone Towers) PG O'Neil (2)
26/01/2020 23:37
U16 Boys Development League
University Ulster Tigers 39 - 21 Queens BC 12/1
A Quinn displays great form and gets MVP as University Ulster Tigers take all points from Queens BC.
L Cullinan shows class and claims MVP for away team
7th placed University Ulster Tigers won 39-21 against their visitors, 9th placed Queens BC at La Salle at 2:10 pm

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

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: (University Ulster Tigers) A Quinn (2)
(Queens BC) L Cullinan (2)
26/01/2020 23:37
U14 Girls
Belfast Star 66 - 12 Queens Sparks 12/1
H McGirr voted MVP twice as Belfast Star claim victory against Queens Sparks.
League leaders Belfast Star comprehensively won 66-12 against their visitors, 6th placed Queens Sparks at St Malachys YC 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

Queens Sparks
Form: L L L W L L


MVPs: (Belfast Star) H McGirr (2)
(Queens Sparks) E Bradley, A O'Hagan
26/01/2020 23:37
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 23:37
U14 Boys
Queens BC 45 - 36 Belfast Phoenix BC 18/1
J Byrne most valuable player for Belfast Phoenix BC but Queens BC win.
3rd placed Queens BC marginally won 45-36 against their visitors, 4th placed Belfast Phoenix BC at Queens PEC at 12 pm

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

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

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

MVPs: (Queens BC) J Blaney,R McParland
(Belfast Phoenix BC) J Byrne (2)
26/01/2020 23:37
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