Bracket #1:
UNC: 42 VPs
Urbana-Champaign: 37 VPs
Georgia Tech White: 11 VPs

Bracket #2:
Berkeley: 50 VPs
Georgia Tech Gold: 39 VPs
Northwestern: 22 VPs
Maryland: 9 VPs

Berkeley, Georgia Tech Gold, UNC, Urbana-Champaign have all earned a spot in the finals which will be held in Toronto at the Summer NABC.

The next qualifying stage will be: February 4 and February 5, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. PT. More information can be found at www.btlr.com/acbl.

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Youth and Junior entries
Coupons will be made available for Junior members in good standing for entry into events at NABCs:

  1. Any player under the age of 21 years will be entitled to coupons that can be used for any event. These coupons will have a value of $10 per session.
  2. Any player 19 years and under will be granted free plays for each session of regionally rated events.
  3. Players under the age of 26 years named to teams to represent Zone 2 NBOs in world competitions for NABCs occurring between the time they are named to the team and the world championship will receive free plays at NABCs when playing with members of their team or members of another team representing a Zone 2 NBO.
  4. Players under the age of 26 years named to teams to represent Zone 2 NBOs in world competitions for NABCs occurring between the time they are named to the team and the world championship will receive free plays at NABCs when playing with members of their team or members of another team representing a Zone 2 NBO.
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