National League

National League
Mar 28 2022

Dates and times for National League finals weekend released

The Address UCC Glanmire will continue their pursuit of the treble when Mark Scannell’s side take on Singleton SuperValu Brunell at 4.30pm on Saturday in the Champions Trophy final, as the dates and times for the National League finals weekend at the National Basketball Arena were announced.

 The Address UCC Glanmire have already won the Super League and Paudie O'Connor National Cup

At 7pm on Saturday double-chasing Pat Duffy National Cup champions Garvey’s Tralee Warriors face C&S Neptune in the Super League final, in a repeat of January’s National Cup final.

NUIG Mystics are also seeking their third title of the season, the Division 1 League champions and Women’s Division 1 National Cup winners, will come up against Ulster University in the Division 1 League Cup final at 12 midday on Saturday, which is a repeat of the Division 1 League final.

NUIG Mystics pose with their Women's Division 1 National Cup 

EJ Sligo All-Stars and UCC Demons, who both secured promotion to the Super League by virtue of reaching the Division 1 final, face off at 2pm on Saturday. Victory for UCC Demons would see them clinch a double, having already won the Presidents’ National Cup.

MVP David Lehane of UCC Demons celebrates with the cup after the Presidents' National Cup Final 

Elsewhere, the U20 Men’s National League final between Quishs Ballincollig and UCD Marian is at 12 midday on Sunday. The U20 Men’s National League plate final, that sees Sligo All-Stars come up against Templeogue BC, is at 10am on Saturday.

The inaugural Masters National Cup finals kick off the weekend’s action - Killarney Cougars face UCD Lions in the Masters Over 50’s Men National Cup at 7.30pm on Friday. The weekend is concluded with two Masters National Cup finals, at 2pm it's the Masters Over 40’s Men National Cup between Midlands Masters and Dublin Vikings. It is followed by the Masters Over 40’s Women National Cup final between Glanmire and Midlands Masters, at 4pm.

Spectator tickets for the finals can be purchased here. Each final will also be streamed live on Basketball Ireland’s YouTube channel.

National League Finals Fixtures

Friday April 1st Masters Over 50’s Men National Cup Final

Killarney Cougars v UCD Lions – 1930

Saturday April 2nd Men’s U20 National League Plate Final

Sligo All-Stars v Templeogue BC – 1000 Division 1 League Cup Final

NUIG Mystics v Ulster University – 1200 Division 1 Final  

EJ Sligo All-Stars v UCC Demons – 1400 Champions Trophy Final

The Address UCC Glanmire v Singleton SuperValu Brunell – 1630 Super League Final

Garvey’s Tralee Warriors v C&S Neptune – 1900

Sunday April 3rd U20 Men’s National League Final

Quishs Ballincollig v UCD Marian – 1200 Masters Over 40’s Men National Cup Final

Midlands Masters v Dublin Vikings - 1400 Masters Over 40’s Women National Cup Final

Glanmire v Midlands Masters – 1600