The Men's Basketball Bible College National Invitational Tournament (NIT) is coming to Elizabeth City, NC for the first time in the event's 12 year history! February 16-18, 2017 all 5 teams will battle it out in Chesson Gym for the bragging rights to be crowned BC NIT 2017 Champs!
Teams begin arriving on Wednesday 2/15
Tournament begins on Thursday with 2 games at 3 & 5 PM
(MACU will be playing the 5 PM game)
Tournament continues on Friday with 2 games at 5 & 7 PM - teams are TBD based on
who wins & loses Thursday night.
Tournament wraps up on Saturday with 2 games at 12 & 2 PM - consolation game at 12 PM and Championship game at 2 PM
Approximately 30 minutes after the Championship game we will have awards ceremony.
Tickets are $5 for 1 day session and $10 to purchase a 3 day pass to include tickets to all games & contests.
*Purchased at the door via cash/check
We will have lots of MACU Mustang Gear and also NIT T-shirts for sale.
We will have concessions for sale during the games & events.
Get to know the 5 participating teams:
# 1 Seed - Trinity College of Florida Tigers - Temple Terrace, FL
# 2 Seed - Trinity Baptist College Eagles - Jacksonville, FL
# 3 Seed - Mid-Atlantic Christian University Mustangs - Elizabeth City, NC
# 4 Seed - Dayspring Bible College Eagles - Mundelein, IL
# 5 Seed - Appalachian Bible College Warriors - Mt. Hope, WV
We are also EXTREMELY excited to be airing all the games & contests LIVE for FREE via a youtube channel so those outside of EC can enjoy the fun festivities!
BC NIT 2017 Youtube Channel
Help us SPREAD THE WORD & BACK THE HERD!