Campus Recreation and Wellness


Dates of the Tournament: Friday, March 16-Sunday, March 18, 2018

Divisions: Men's and Women's (Intramurals and Club)

Registration Opens Tuesday, January 2, 2018

*Winner will receive a bid (paid entry fee) to the NIRSA National Basketball Tournament held at Ohio State University April 20-22, 2018.*

Early-Bird Registration: $225 due by TBD

Late Registration: $275 due by TBD

Register HERE (coming soon)

Tournament Forms: These forms should be scanned and emailed to Chase Norman by Wednesday, March 7, 2018. NOTE: Roster changes after this date will result in a change fee of $25.

  • ECU NIRSA Regional Entry Form (please type)
  • Regional Player Certification Form (please type)

Additional Tournament Forms: These forms should be submitted during check on Friday, March 1.

  • NIRSA Code of Conduct Form (must be signed by each participant on the team)
  • NIRSA Waiver Form (must be signed by each participant on the team)



The tournament is not restricted to league champions or limited to a certain number of teams from any one school. It is open to junior colleges, community colleges, four year universities, and military teams. Players must be enrolled in 1/2 credits required for full-time status as determined by your institution. (12 hours= full time; player must be enrolled in 6 hours)

Pre-Tournament Meetings on Friday, March 16

  • Officials' and Officials' Staff Check-In: TBD
  • Officials' Meeting: TBD
  • Tournament Staff Check-In: TBD
  • Captains' Meeting: TBD
  • Pool Play Begins: TBD
  • Bracket Play Begins: TBD
  • Lodging Information (coming soon)
    Travel Directions (coming soon)

    Tournament Format: Two game guaranteed in pool play followed by a single elimination tournament for qualifying teams. Pools will be set up in IMLeagues (site available at a later date).

    Rules of Play:

    East Carolina University is proud to host a NIRSA Championship Series Regional Basketball Championship March 16-18, 2018. We look forward to having you come to Greenville to compete against the best intramural & club teams in the country, while enjoying all that our city has to offer.

    Teams will compete in pool-play to earn the right to be seeded in the championship bracket.

  • National-level competition
  • All-Tourament Team
  • All Tournament Officials
  • Team Awards for Champions
  • Team Sportsmanship Award
  • Statistics for every game
  • Convenient hotel location with competitive pricing
  • Champions receive paid entry to the NIRSA Championship Series National Tournament
  • Certified athletic trainers will be available to provide injury and preventative care
  • Professional staff and students interested in attend the tournament as a staff member or as a student official are invited to apply for positions by clicking here. If you have any questions regarding staffing and officiating at the tournament, please contact Jon Wall (

    Note: Application deadlines for staff is TBD and officials is TBD.