BEAVERTON, Oregon – NIKE, Inc. confirmed today its 2016 Elite Youth Basketball League schedule consisting of four regular season events across the country during April and May of 2016.
Now in its seventh year, the Elite Youth Basketball League will continue to provide structure to the travel team circuit. This year’s schedule will include regular season sessions in Brooklyn, NY (April 16-17), Indianapolis, IN (April 22-24), Hampton, VA (May 13-15), and Atlanta, GA (May 28-30). The league will feature 40 teams from the United States and Canada.
Previously announced, Jordan Brand and Nike Basketball will host an entire weekend of the top high school basketball talent in Brooklyn April 15-17. The top high school seniors (boys and girls) have been invited to play in the Jordan Brand Classic at Barclays Center on April 15. Following the JBC, the top underclassmen will take to the courts at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal to showcase their talents on April 16 and 17. EYBL Session 1 from Brooklyn will feature 60 games in two days, with the headlining matchup of PSA Cardinals vs. California Supreme on ESPNU Saturday, April 16 at 2:00pm ET. All other games will be live streamed on NikeEYB.com.
For more information, please visit the new Nike Elite Youth Basketball web site at www.NIKEEYB.com.
April 15 Jordan Brand Classic Brooklyn, NY – Barclays Center
April 16-17 EYBL Session #1 Brooklyn, NY – Brooklyn Cruise Terminal
April 22-24 EYBL Session #2 Indianapolis, IN - Jonathan Byrd’s Fieldhouse at Grand Park
May 13-15 EYBL Session #3 Hampton, VA - Boo Williams Sportsplex
May 28-30 EYBL Session #4 Atlanta, GA - Suwanee Sports Academy
Remaining summer schedule to be announced at a later date.