A total of 13 teams will participate in the 2019 NBBF organised National Championship tagged President Cup which tips off on Monday at 8am.
The championship taking place in Ilorin, Kwara state has the teams divided into two groups with matches to be played in a round robin format.
In group A, Rivers Hoopers will slug it out against Nigeria Army, Lagos Islanders, Police Baton, Benue Braves and Ondo Raiders
Host- Kwara Falcons, Dodan Warriors, Invaders of Ekiti, Raptors of Lagos, Coal City of Enugu, Defenders of Abuja and Niger Potters will battle for glory in Group B
The top two teams in each group will qualify to play in the semi finals.
There will be classification games according to FIBA’s competition rules to determine teams’ placements.
The winner of the championship will qualify to represent Nigeria in the money spinning 2020 NBA/FIBA organized Basketball League.