What is the University Basketball League (UBL)?
The University Basketball League (UBL) is a national university basketball competition providing a pathway for male and female basketball athletes to study and play for their university. Launching in 2021, the UBL will enter its fourth year of competition in 2024 with the largest number of universities set to compete for the title of University Basketball League Champion. UniSC is one of eleven Australian universities and the only university in Queensland to compete in the 2024. After a successful 2024 season with both the men's and women's team qualifying for the finals, UniSC is eager to see what the 2024 season can bring. Stay tuned for details for the 2024 season.
Every game of the 2024 UBL will be livestreamed, with games played mid-week and home games at UniSC Arena, UniSC Sunshine Coast.
How can I play in the UBL?
Students enrolled at the University of the Sunshine Coast can trial for the men's and women's teams (TPP students are ineligible).
- Opportunity to represent UniSC in Basketball in a National competition;
- Access to the High Performance Student Athlete program and UniSC sporting facilites for training, strength and conditioning and recovery;
- Travel and accommodation around Australia provided.
Work Integrated Learning (WIL) opportunities for UniSC students
UniSC will ensure that the UBL program provides a university-wide, integrated learning experience with basketball and academic achievement valued equally. Where possible, UniSC will endeavour to provide opportunities for students in all functional roles within the UBL program. We are currently seeking expressions of interest for the following roles:
- Event assistant
- Venue assistant
- Game day assistant
- Social media assistant
- Marketing and communications assistant
- Student photographers
- Student journalists