2016 NIRSA Regional Basketball Championships

March 11–13, 2016

Team Information and Registration Process

  • All teams are eligible and welcome. This tournament is not restricted to a certain number of teams from any one school or to league champions. 
  • Junior colleges, community colleges, four-year universities and military teams are all encouraged to participate.
  • Registration is limited to the first 32 men's or women's teams to submit their entry fee.

The following forms* must be completed by Friday, February 26th:

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Team fees can be paid by Credit Card or by Check. 
University issued checks or money orders must be made payable to University of Dayton Campus Recreation. Personal checks will not be accepted.

NIRSA Institution Team Entry | $275*
Non-NIRSA Institution Team Entry | $325*

*A late fee of $25 will be assessed for all entry forms and checks postmarked after Friday, February 26th.

Team Check-In

Friday, March 11th at 4:00pm in the RecPlex Lobby

Mandatory Captain's Meeting

Friday, March 11th at 4:30pm in RecPlex Studio C

Tournament Officials

A limited number of positions are available on the 2016 officiating crew. If you are interested in being one of this year's tournament officials, please complete and submit the Officials' Interest Form. All Officials' Interest Forms must be submitted by Wednesday, February 24th.

General information

  • All games will be played according to NFHS Rules and Regulations.
  • The tournament will use three-person mechanics.
  • There will be a tournament workshop at 1:00pm on Friday, March 11th. Dinner will be provided.
  • Breakfasts and lunches will be provided during the tournament.
  • Officials will be presented with written evaluations and observer critiques during the tournament.
  • Hotel accommodations will be provided for March 11th and 12th.

What to bring

  • Official's striped shirt
  • Whistle with lanyard (at least one)
  • Black pants (no wind pants or shorts)
  • Black undershirt
  • Black shoes
  • Black socks (long)


Four All-Tournament Officials will be recognized and will receive a plaque. The number of official bids are to be announced. Officials receiving bids will have the opportunity to officiate at the NIRSA National Championships at The Ohio State University (April 22-24, 2016).

2016 NIRSA Regional Basketball Championships at the University of Dayton Sponsors

We thank all of the local businesses who have assisted us in putting together this year's tournament:

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Campus Recreation

300 College Park 
Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0790