Athletics News, Men's Basketball
Cardinals host 9th Annual CDA INN-vitational
The NIC men's basketball team will host the 9th annual Coeur d'Alene INN-vitational beginning Wednesday, December 28-30, 2016 at Christianson Gymnasium. The eight team tournament, sponsored by the Coeur d'Alene Inn - Best Western Plus, features four games each day with the championship format concluding on Friday at 7:30. NIC (9-1) heads into the tournament on a 7 game win streak, and a #1 ranking in the latest NWAC poll. The tournament has attracted community colleges from nearby Alberta, Canada and three teams from the NWAC. Medicine Hat College comes in undefeated at 7-0, Lethbridge is hot off of a four game win streak, and Elite Prep from Seattle boasts several NCAA Division I prospects.
Day 1 schedule
1:30 Blue Mountain CC vs Elite Prep
3:30 Wenatchee Valley vs Lethbridge College
5:30 Medicine Hat College vs Fairchild AFB
7:30 North Idaho vs Grays Harbor CC
Winning teams will play in the semifinals on Thursday, Dec 29 at 5:30 and 7:30.
NIC Booster Club passes are valid for admission. Check out the complete tournament bracket on the website link below.
For additional information contact Corey Symons, Head Men's Basketball Coach at (208)661-8680.