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NIRSA Basketball

National Championships

April 3-5, 2020
Wichita Hoops – Hosted by Wichita State University | Wichita, Kansas

Updated: March 12, 4:00pm PST

After serious consideration, it is with much regret that we inform you that the 2020 NIRSA National Basketball Championship (April 3-5 in Wichita, KS) has been cancelled, due to the continuing concerns with the COVID-19 virus. We have been monitoring the precautions from our member institutions and health organizations regarding travel and social distancing. Given current information, we are compelled to cancel for the safety and wellbeing of our participants, volunteers, and staff involved with the tournament.

The NIRSA Services Corporation and NIRSA Championship Series are committed to bringing a premier experience to our participants and stakeholders. While some may be dismayed with this decision, the priority of the health and wellbeing of the players, tournament staff and host communities who participate in and support the NIRSA Championship Series cannot be ignored. We thank you all for your continued support of the Championship Series. We will release additional information as necessary regarding this event and future endeavors.

The NIRSA National Basketball Championships will be held at Wichita State University on April 3-5 2020.

Join us in Wichita, Kansas for the 2020 NIRSA National Basketball Championships. Wichita State University is excited to host the top competition from across the nation, qualified student officials from different institutions, premier collegiate recreation professionals and special guests.

Application to Host 2019
Tournament Info


Entry Fees

Teams who did not participate in a NIRSA Basketball Regional tournament: $450

Teams that participated in a NIRSA Basketball Regional tournament: $375 (coupon code needed)
In order to receive a coupon code please contact NIRSA National Sport Program Coordinator Nicole Jackson.

Important Dates

January  6: Registration on IMLeagues opens

March 27: Player Certification forms are due. Mail in or scan and email a copy to

April 3: Play begins

April 5: Finals for all divisions (times TBD)

Travel & Car Rentals

Coming soon!

Insurance Options

Ascension Insurance offers coverage options for individual health, dental, vision, and travel insurance.

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Need more information?

Questions about the NIRSA Championship Series Basketball Championship can be directed to the NIRSA National Sport Programs Coordinator, Nicole Jackson.