The Northumbria University basketball programme is consistently ranked top three in the UK. Working closely with the Newcastle Eagles BBL and WBBL teams, developing students to give them opportunity to progress into the professional game.
Last season the men’s team finished 5th in the BUCS Premier North League and made it to the sweet sixteen of the national championships. Whilst the women were crowned BUCS Premier North League Champions as well as going on to win the BUCS National Championship.
Players benefit from a programme that rivals a professional team, with daily training including individual and team based court sessions, as well as strength & conditioning, performance analysis and more.
We pride ourselves on our highly experienced coaching team led by Marc Steutel current GB Men’s Interim Head Coach and Chris Bunten GB and England's Women’s Assistant Coach.
Head of Men’s Basketball: Marc Steutel