NBL Senior Structure 2017 - 2018

We are pleased to announce the senior structure for Basketball England's National Basketball Leagues (NBL) next season, 2017 - 2018.

Senior NBL competitions continue to attract new entry teams, with over 20 new additions from all areas of the country being welcomed for the coming season.

Division One Men remains at 14 teams and welcomes promoted sides Kent Crusaders and Team Newcastle University, who finished first and second respectively in Division Two.

Division One Women again starts with 12 teams and welcomes promoted sides Oxford Brookes University, Team Birmingham Elite and University of Nottingham.

The Division One Men and Women's league rosters for the 2017 - 2018 season are outlined below; to see the full senior NBL structure for next season please click here.

Division One Men


Division One Women


Bradford Dragons


Anglia Ruskin

Derby Trailblazers


Barking Abbey UEL

Hemel Storm


Bristol Academy Flyers

Kent Crusaders


City of London Pride

Lancashire Spinners


Essex Blades

Leicester Warriors


Lancashire Spinners

London Lituanica


Loughborough Student Riders

Loughborough Student Riders


Oxford Brookes University

Manchester Magic


Reading Rockets

Reading Rockets


Team Birmingham Elite

Team Newcastle University


Team Solent Kestrels

Team Northumbria


University of Nottingham

Team Solent Kestrels


Worthing Thunder