NBC Men - National Basketball Championship Results

Otago Men vs Porirua Men: won 84-82
Otago Men vs Counties Men: won 90-70
Otago Men vs Waitakere West Men: won 89-83
Otago Men vs Canterbury Men: lost 94-97
Otago Men vs Waktakere Rangers Men: lost 85-95
Otago Men vs Porirua Men - lost 80-92 (SF2)
Otago Men vs Canterbury: lost 87-93 - 4th placingmore

NBC Women - National Basketball Championship Results

Otago vs Counties 1: won 77-56
Otago vs Harbour: lost 73-83
Otago vs Counties 2: won 69-63
Otago vs Waitakere: lost 57-77
Otago vs Waikato: lost 58-68
Otago vs Counties 1: lost 57-73 - 6th placingmore

U13 Girls Rep A & B Teams Named

Please refer to the Representative Page & click on the U13 Girls Rep Teams Updated List to view the team lists.more

New Zealand Masters Games - Dunedin

Entries are now open for the 2016 New Zealand Masters Games, to be held in Dunedin from 30 January – 7 February 2016. Earlybird Entries of $65 apply until 30 November!

U19 Men - National Championship Results


U19 Women - National Championship Results


U15 Boys - National Championship Results


U15 Girls - National Championship Results


Kiwihoops (Miniball) Primary Tournament


Kiwihoops (Miniball) Intermediate Tournament


U23 & NBC Trials / Coach Applications


U17 Girls - National Championship Results

Wed 8 Jul: Otago vs Mid North - won 100-24
Wed 8 Jul: Otago vs Harbour A - lost 29/47
Thu 9 Jul: Otago vs Southland - won 65/30
Thu 9 Jul: Otago vs Waikato - lost 56/68
Fri 10 Jul: Otago vs Auckland Counties 2 - won 109/12 (9-16 QF3)
Fri 10 Jul: Otago vs Hawkes Bay - won 86/78more

U17 Boys - National Championship Results

Wed 8 Jul: Otago vs Gisborne - won 99/10
Wed 8 Jul: Otago vs Palmerston Nth - lost 84/90
Thu 9 Jul: Otago vs Waitakere West - lost 71/80
Thu 9 Jul: Otago vs Porirua - lost 61/69
Fri 10 Jul: Otago vs Hawkes Bay - won 84/83 (9-16 QF1)more

OceanaGold Diggers Holiday Camp - 8 July

OceanaGold Diggers Holiday Camp - today
Due to snow & road conditions it will be a late start of 10am this morning. However please don't make the drive to the Edgar at that time if the road conditions are too unsafe - either post a message here or email Kath at if you can't make it or will be in later.more

NZCT South Island Masters Games


Cancellation - Academy 24 June

Due to the very icy road conditions this morning Academy has been cancelled.more

Intermeidate Miniball - 22 June

All games of Intermediate Miniball are still on todaymore

Tall Ferns vs Opals General Ticket Sales

The Tall Ferns vs. Opals tickets for Monday 17 August at at ASB Arena in Tauranga are on sale now to the general public. Curtain raiser games will include the NZU17 Women playing for a medal in the FIBA U16 Oceania Championship

Partners in Performance Seminar

This seminar is being presented by Wayne Goldsmith on Monday 22nd June at the Sargood Gallery, Logan Park Drive – cost $10 per person. If you would like to attend please register directly with Sport Otago .more

Oceana Gold Rush - 2015 WBC Champions

Congratulations to the Oceana Gold Rush team in taking out the 2015 Womens WBC final over ACM Lady Hawks.(67-43). Congratulations Todd Marshall - WBC Coach of the Year, Jillian Harmon - WBC Most Valuable Player and both Jillian Harmon & Samara Gallaher - WBC All Star Five

Cancellation - Primary Miniball today

We have decided to cancel Miniball today based on the large number of schools advising they could not field teams.

We will replace this date with the 2nd July so you still have 12 weeks of Primary Miniball.

Keep warm and stay dry.more

Cancellation - Academy 04 June

Academy is cancelled this morning as the Edgar is closed.more

Cancellation - Winter Social League tonight

All games tonight have been cancelled due to leaks on the courts & road closures.more

Cancellation - Intermediate Miniball 25 May

All Intermediate Miniball games scheduled to be played today have been cancelled due to the current weather & road conditions.more

Cancellation - Academy 25 May

Academy will be cancelled this morning due weather & due conditions. We may look at running a session later in the day if there is no school on.more

Oceana Goldrush vs Canterbury Wildcats

Come along to the Edgar Centre on Sunday 10th May 1pm to support our Oceana Gold Rush Womens team vs the Canterbury Wildcats.more


Start dates for all school competitions are as follows:

Secondary Schools: Friday 1st May

Primary Miniball: Thursday 7th May

Intermediate Miniball: Monday 11th Maymore

Otago U13 Boys & Girls Representative Basketball Trials


Custom College Recruiting Seminar - 30 April 2015


OceanaGold Diggers Holiday Programme

Interview with Greg Brockbank on Channel 9 news - 15th April


Primary, Intermediate & Secondary School Competitions

Team Registration & Entry Forms have been sent out to all schools. If you have not received the email or have any queries please email

April 2015 OceanaGold Diggers School Holidays Camp


Otago 2015 Representative Squads

Squad lists are detailed on the Representative News page

Read and enjoy our first Rep Newsletter for 2015 belowmore

Otago Representative 2nd Trial 1st March


Summer Mixed & Mens Social League


Otago Representative Basketball Trials U15, U17 & U19 Age Groups


Rams Coaching Clinic


State of Origin Fundraising Match


Otago Representative Basketball Coaching Positions 2015


Please click on the link below to download an application for Otago Representative Basketball Coaching Positions for 2015.

Applications close 5.00pm 23rd of January 2015.

Any queries contact Greg Brockbank - Basketball Co-ordinator:


phone: 03 456 4063more

Open Basketball Forum


Statement from Iain Potter, Basketball New Zealand


Basketball Otago AGM 2014

The Basketball Otago AGM will be held on the 19th November 2014 at 7pm in the Port Otago Lounge at the Edgar Centre. Click on "more" to view the AGM notice & Board nomination form.more

Basketball Otago Academy Programme

The Academy will run as normal for the remainder of Term 3 and the plan for Term 4 is attached. In the first week of the school holidays Academy will run from 10am-12noon, however in the second week of the holidays there will be no academy as we are hosting the U13 National Basketball Championships.Please get back to us as soon as possible so we can finalise numbers and ensure the program continuemore

Sec School CANCELLED 8th August due to snow!

Sec School CANCELLED 8th August due to snow!

Catch Up Draws will be sent early next week?more

Otago U19 Men - National Champtionships Results

Wednesday 16th July
U19 Men vs Taranaki - won 85 / 80

Thursday 17th July
Otago U19 Men vs Porirua - won 83 / 78
Otago U19 Men vs Wellington - won 68 / 47

Friday 18th July
Otago U19 Men vs Wellington - won 68/47 (QF1)
Otago U19 Men vs Waikato - lost 97 / 79 (SF1)

Saturday 19th July
Otago U19 Men vs Taranaki - lost 95/88 (4th)more

Otago U15 Girls - National Championships Results

Wednesday 16 July
Otago U15 Girls vs Gisborne-won 85 / 35
Otago U15 Girls vs Hutt Valley-won vs 85 / 42

Thursday 17th July
Otago U15 Girls vs Counties Manukau 2-won 53/50
Otago U15 Girls vs Taranaki-lost 64/59

Friday 18th July
Otago U15 Girls vs Wellington-won 65/61 (QF4)
Otago U15 Girls vs Auckland Counties Manukau A-lost 96/47 (SF)

Saturday 19th July
Otago U15 Girls vs Tasman-won 53/50 (3rd)more

Otago U19 Women - National Championships Results

Wednesday 16 July
9.00am : U19 Women vs Mid North - won 68/44
2.15pm : U19 Women vs Canterbury Country - won 81/31

Thursday 17 July
12.30pm: U19 Women vs Porirua - won 64/53
5.45pm U19 Women vs Waitakere - lost 74/73

Friday 18 July
9.00am U19 Women vs Ngati Porou - won 67/54
2.15pm U19 Women vs Canterbury Metro - lost 61/52 (SF1)

Saturday 19 July
12.30pm U19 Women vs Waitakere - won 70/59 (3rd)more

Otago U17 Boys - National Tournament Results

Wednesday 9 July
Otago vs Hawkes Bay - won 87 / 65
Otago vs Tasman - won 73 / 52

Thursday 10 July
12.30pm Otago vs Auckland Counties Manukau 1 - lost 75 / 70
7.30pm Otago vs Porirua - won 74 / 46

Friday 11 July
2.15pm Otago vs Waikato - won 78 / 66
7.30pm Otago vs Harbour - lost 84 / 78

Saturday 12 July
12.30pm Otago vs Canterbury - won 81 / 70 = 3rd placing

Intermediate Miniball

Due to weather conditions all Mini ball is cancelled for tonight.more

Basketball Otago Draws

All Basketball Otago Draws are now available on Sports runner. Click on this link and select Sport to view your particular competition.

Development Program Tern 2

Term 2 Diggers Development Program starts this Tuesday 13th May.
A great opportunity for all mini ball players to learn and up skill.

Register now!more


U13 Representative Trials

U13 Basketball Trials have been set. Please take the time to read the details and come along early to complete the registration process. If you are unavailable please contact Basketball Otago.more

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