November 5th, 2018 Nike Elite Youth Basketball League Announces Schedule & Updates Three regular season EYBL events to feature 40 teams from the U.S. and Canada BEAVERTON, Oregon – NIKE, Inc. confirmed today its 2019 Elite Youth Basketball League schedule consisting of three regular season events across the country throughout the summer of 2019. Now in its 10th year, the Elite Youth Basketball League will continue to bring structure and the best competition to the travel team circuit. This year’s schedule will include regular season sessions in Atlanta, GA (April 26-28), Indianapolis, IN (May 10-12) and Dallas, TX (May 24-26). The league will once again feature 40 teams from the United States and Canada. In order to prepare athletes looking to compete at the highest level, the Elite Youth Basketball League will be adopting modified game rules for the 2019 season. Highlighted changes include 9-minute quarters, a 24-second shot clock, use of the international three-point line and defensive three-second violations, also known as illegal defense. 2019 NIKE Elite Youth Basketball League Schedule Date Event Location *April 26-28 EYBL Session #1 Atlanta, GA LakePoint Sporting Complex May 10-12
EYBL Session #2 Indianapolis, IN Pacers Athletic Center May 24-26
EYBL Session #3 Dallas, TX Drive Nation *July 10-14
EYBL Finals @ Peach Jam North Augusta, SC Riverview Park Activities Center *Indicates Live Period About Nike Elite Youth Basketball: Nike Elite Youth Basketball is a division of NIKE, Inc. dedicated to improving the game of basketball. EYB offers young players a place to receive superior skill instruction, honest evaluation and life-changing experiences. The programs and events push kids to work hard and to challenge them to be better on and off the court. For more information, please visit the Nike Elite Youth Basketball web site at www.NIKEEYB.com.