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
Men's Premier League 2019/20
Belfast Star v Ballymena BC 18/2
Match Preview

4th placed Belfast Star play host to 3rd placed Ballymena BC at St Malachys College at 8:15 pm

Belfast Star come from a crushing 60-92 loss at home against Belfast Phoenix BC. They have won 4 out of 5 home games.
Form: L L W W W W L W W    Home Form: L W W W W

Ballymena BC come from a crushing 59-67 loss at home against Drogheda Wolves. They are currently on a losing streak of 4 games.
Form: L L L L W W L W L W W W    Away Form: L L W L L W

Prediction: Home Win for Belfast Star
18/02/2020 16:47
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 Boys Conference B
Mulroy Hoops v Letterkenny Blaze 19/2
Match Preview

4th placed Mulroy Hoops play host to League leaders Letterkenny Blaze at Ramelton, Donegal at 8 pm

Mulroy Hoops come from a crushing 39-70 loss at home against Tyrone Towers BC.
Form: L L W W L L    Home Form: L W

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

Prediction: Away Win for Letterkenny Blaze
18/02/2020 16:47
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
Queens BC 51 - 69 University Ulster Tigers 13/2
B Brennan shows class and claims MVP for Queens BC but University Ulster Tigers win the game.
6th placed Queens BC were beaten at home by League leaders University Ulster Tigers at Queens PEC at 7 pm

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

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

B Brennan moves to top MVP in this competition after being nominated twice in this game taking the player's total MVP awards to 12.

MVPs: (Queens BC) B Brennan (2)
(University Ulster Tigers) E Maguire, A Rafferty
18/02/2020 16:47
Men's Premier League 2019/20
Belfast Phoenix BC v BC Wolves 20/2
Match Preview

2nd placed Belfast Phoenix BC play host to 7th placed BC Wolves at Methodist College, Belfast at 8:10 pm

Belfast Phoenix BC's last game was a 71-76 win away against Tyrone Towers. They are currently on a winning streak of 6 games.
Form: W W W W W W L W W    Home Form: W W W

BC Wolves's last result was a crushing 110-60 loss away against Drogheda Wolves.
Form: L W W L L L W L W    Away Form: L W W L L L

Prediction: Home Win for Belfast Phoenix BC
18/02/2020 16:47
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
U18 Girls
Belfast Phoenix BC 60 - 36 Drogheda Wolves 9/2
Belfast Phoenix BC despatch Drogheda Wolves.
2nd placed Belfast Phoenix BC comprehensively won 60-36 against their visitors, 4th placed Drogheda Wolves at Methodist College, Belfast at 11:30 am

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

Drogheda Wolves
Form: L L L W W W L L W L


MVPs: (Belfast Phoenix BC) A McCann,L McCann
(Drogheda Wolves) A Rice, A Briscoe
18/02/2020 16:47
Men's Division 1 2019/20
Omagh Thunder v Ulster University Tigers III 20/2
Match Preview

8th placed Omagh Thunder play host to 3rd placed Ulster University Tigers III at Station Centre at 8:15 pm

Omagh Thunder's last result was a crushing 91-60 loss away against Ulster University Tigers III. They have won 4 out of 5 home games.
Form: L L W L W W L L W W    Home Form: L W W W W

Ulster University Tigers III come from a crushing 95-77 win at home against North Star. They are currently on a winning streak of 5 games.
Form: W W W W W L W L W L L L    Away Form: W L L L L

Prediction: Home Win for Omagh Thunder
18/02/2020 16:47
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
U18 Girls
Drogheda Wolves 65 - 68 Letterkenny Blaze 14/2
MVP for K Kelly for Drogheda Wolves but Letterkenny Blaze win.
4th placed Drogheda Wolves were marginally beaten at home by 3rd placed Letterkenny Blaze at St Mary's Diocesan School. Beamore Road Drogheda at 7:45 pm

Drogheda Wolves
Form: L L L W W W L L W L

Letterkenny Blaze
Form: W W L W W L W W W


MVPs: (Drogheda Wolves) K Kelly (2)
18/02/2020 16:47
Men's Premier League 2019/20
Queens Hornets v Ulster University 20/2
Match Preview

5th placed Queens Hornets play host to 9th placed Ulster University at Queens PEC at 8:30 pm

Queens Hornets's last game was a crushing 59-69 win away against Ulster University Tigers.
Form: W W L L L W L L L W L    Home Form: W L L W L W

Ulster University's last result was a crushing 68-58 win at home against Ballymena BC. They have yet to win away from home.
Form: W L L L L W L L L    Away Form: L L L L

Prediction: Home Win for Queens Hornets
18/02/2020 16:47
U14 Boys Development League
Poyntzpass Pumas v Belfast Star 21/2
Match Preview

4th placed Poyntzpass Pumas play host to 6th placed Belfast Star at Banbridge LC at 7:30 pm

Poyntzpass Pumas come from a crushing 20-29 loss at home against University Ulster Tigers.
Form: L L W L L W L W W W    Home Form: L L W L W

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

Prediction: Home Win for Poyntzpass Pumas
18/02/2020 16:47
Men's Division 1 2019/20
Tyrone Towers II v Queens Eagles 21/2
Match Preview

9th placed Tyrone Towers II play host to 4th placed Queens Eagles at Torrents Centre at 7:30 pm

Tyrone Towers II come from a crushing 79-64 loss away against Ulster University Tigers III. They have won 3 out of 4 home games.
Form: L L W W L L W W W L    Home Form: L W W W

Queens Eagles's last result was a crushing 58-42 win at home against Ulster University Tigers II. They have lost 5 out of 6 away games.
Form: W L L W L L L L W L W W W L    Away Form: L L L L W L

Prediction: Home Win for Tyrone Towers II
18/02/2020 16:47
Men's Division 1 2019/20
BC Wolves Classic v Newry Flyers 21/2
Match Preview

6th placed BC Wolves Classic play host to 2nd placed Newry Flyers at Cookstown LC at 8:10 pm

BC Wolves Classic's last result was a crushing 59-85 win away against Mid Ulster Wolves. They have won 4 out of 5 home games.
Form: W W L W W L L L W L L W    Home Form: W W L W W

Newry Flyers come from a crushing 61-55 win at home against Belfast Phoenix BC II.
Form: W W W L W L W W W W L W W    Away Form: W L L W L W

Prediction: TOO CLOSE TO PREDICT
18/02/2020 16:47
U16 Boys Development League
Poyntzpass Pumas v Belfast Star 21/2
Match Preview

6th placed Poyntzpass Pumas play host to 3rd placed Belfast Star at Banbridge LC at 8:45 pm

Poyntzpass Pumas come from a unlucky 32-33 loss at home against University Ulster Tigers.
Form: L L L W L L W L W W W    Home Form: L L L W L W

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    Away Form: W W W L W L

Prediction: TOO CLOSE TO PREDICT
18/02/2020 16:47
U16 Girls
Newry Flyers v Queens BC 22/2
Match Preview

7th placed Newry Flyers play host to 6th placed Queens BC at Abbey Grammar at 10 am

Newry Flyers has yet to win in this competition, having lost all 8 games.
Form: L L L L L L L L    Home Form: L L L L

Queens BC's last result was a crushing 50-37 loss away against Tyrone Towers BC. They have yet to win away from home.
Form: L L W W L L L L    Away Form: L L L L

Prediction: Away Win for Queens BC
18/02/2020 16:47
U16 Girls
Ulster University Tigers 37 - 27 Belfast Phoenix BC 10/2
Ulster University Tigers take all points from Belfast Phoenix BC.
League leaders Ulster University Tigers marginally won 37-27 against their visitors, 5th placed Belfast Phoenix BC at La Salle at 2:30 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

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

A Cassidy moves to joint top MVP in this competition after being nominated in this game taking the player's total MVP awards to 9.

MVPs: (Ulster University Tigers) A Bowman,L Doyle
(Belfast Phoenix BC) C Ward, A Cassidy
18/02/2020 16:47
U16 Boys Development League
Newry Flyers 56 - 49 United LT 7/2
R Jennings displays great form and gets MVP as Newry Flyers take all points from United LT.
V Stonkus shows class and claims MVP for away team
League leaders Newry Flyers marginally won 56-49 against their visitors, 4th placed United LT at Abbey Grammar at 7:30 pm

Newry Flyers are currently on a winning streak of 5 games.They have won 6 out of 7 home games.
Form: W W W W W L W L W W L W W W

United LT
Form: W L W W W L W W W W


MVPs: (Newry Flyers) R Jennings (2)
(United LT) V Stonkus (2)
18/02/2020 16:47
U16 Girls
Tyrone Towers BC 32 - 40 Ulster University Tigers 8/2
L Canning shows class and claims MVP for Tyrone Towers BC but Ulster University Tigers win the game.
3rd placed Tyrone Towers BC were marginally beaten at home by League leaders Ulster University Tigers at St Patrick's College Dungannon at 12:30 pm

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

Ulster University Tigers are currently on a winning streak of 7 games.They have yet to be beaten away from home.
Form: W W W W W W W L W W


MVPs: (Tyrone Towers BC) L Canning (2),L Canning
(Ulster University Tigers) A Bowman, L Doyle
18/02/2020 16:47
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, 3rd 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

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


MVPs: (Belfast Star) C McCreanor (2)
(Tyrone Towers) N Donaghy (2)
18/02/2020 16:47
Men's Premier League 2019/20
Tyrone Towers 71 - 76 Belfast Phoenix BC 7/2
Tyrone Towers suffer defeat to Belfast Phoenix BC.
8th placed Tyrone Towers were marginally beaten at home by 2nd placed Belfast Phoenix BC at Torrents Centre at 7:30 pm

Tyrone Towers have lost 5 out of 6 home games.
Form: L L W L L L L W L L L

Belfast Phoenix BC are currently on a winning streak of 6 games.They have won 5 out of 6 away games.
Form: W W W W W W L W W

D Stewart has scored in the last 3 consecutive games.


MVPs: (Tyrone Towers) N Belskis,M Gallagher
(Belfast Phoenix BC) D Stewart, K So
18/02/2020 16:47
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
18/02/2020 16:47
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
18/02/2020 16:47
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, 4th 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

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


MVPs: (Belfast Star) H McGirr (2)
(University Ulster Tigers BC) G Burnette (2)
18/02/2020 16:47
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