Unaffiliated team makes name for itself at NHBT women’s championship

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By James Whitlow Staff writer @woltihW The National Hillel Basketball Tournament’s women’s championship game Sunday at Ritchie Coliseum ended 22 to 12 in favor of a team without affiliation to one specific school. The NHBT Free Agent Team, made up … Continued

Fans pack the courts for NHBT shootout, dunk competitions

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By Alex Pacinda For the Mitzpeh @apacinda_news   Saturday’s individual events for the National Hillel Basketball Tournament began with a three-point shootout at the Reckord Armory.  Competitors from all over the country were assigned to various courts for the two … Continued

Players from across U.S. gather Friday in Xfinity Center to compete for Kiddish Cup

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By Senaya Savir For the Mitzpeh @SenayaSavir The National Hillel Basketball Tournament was in full swing Friday afternoon. With games beginning at 8 a.m., the teams fought competitively for the coveted “Kiddush Cup,” on the tournament’s 7th anniversary. Games will … Continued

NHBT kicks off with basketball, bagels, inter-collegiate bonding

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By Savannah Williams Copy editor @SavannahUMD The sounds of squelching, rain-drenched shoes, requests for directions to the arena and sleep-deprived laughter hailed in the first morning of the National Hillel Basketball Tournament. More than 400 students, 50 teams and 30 … Continued

More than 30 teams compete for the ‘Kiddush Cup’ in National Hillel Basketball Tournament

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By Daniel Chavkin, staff writer, @dchav96 Yeshiva University and Emory University won the men’s and women’s National Hillel Basketball tournament, respectively, taking home the coveted “Kiddush Cup.” The tournament took place this past weekend, March 25-27, and more than 400 … Continued