We are ready to party!

December 12th, 2014 - submitted by Committee

Permission to Serve Alcohol has been approved, Catering has been ordered, Games have been prepared. We are ready to party!MUBC Christmas Party celebrations will kick off at 10am at the Sports Centre, with a mixed training run by our Big V Div 2 Women's...
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PLAYERS NEEDED - MMBL Men - Wednesday Nights

December 3rd, 2014 - submitted by Andrew Walker

Due to injuries and withdrawals our Men’s MMBL Premier League team is struggling to field a team each week, and we require a quite a few people to play for the rest of the season. Games are played on Wednesday nights, however there is some travel invo...
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Presentation Night 2014. Nominees for Best Club Moment

October 24th, 2014 - submitted by MUBC Committee

Every year there a few moments that stand out above the rest. Although no one formally receives a trophy for this award, it's a good way to look back at those memorable moments.The nominees for Best Club Moment are:Jovan's dunk in Big V at Mildura Se...
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Big V Coaching / Try-Outs Annoucement 2015

October 23rd, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

The Melbourne University Basketball Club is pleased to announce the Big V coaching appointments for the 2015 season.   MUBC are excited to welcome Andrew ‘Drew’ Solewicz to the Head Coach position for the Division 1 Men. Drew comes to MUBC with a we...
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Presentation Night 2014. Nominees for Most Improved Male and Female

October 23rd, 2014 - submitted by MUBC Committee

Nominees for the Most Improved Male are as follows: Will BurrellJovan BojanicNominees for the Most Improved Female are as follows:Caitlyn MackenzieTrina MasseySarah CheongCharlotte AkehurstGood Luck To All Nominees
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Presentation Night 2014. Nominees for Best First Year Male and Female

October 22nd, 2014 - submitted by MUBC Committee

  Nominees for the Best First Year Male are as follows: Jeremiah AmoahClaudio CamposSam TolomeiNominees for the Best First Year Female are as follows:Sarah PizzeyCassie WannanSarah SkeelsKaleigh Button Good Luck To All Nominees
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Presentation Night 2014. Nominees for Coaches Award - Male and Female

October 21st, 2014 - submitted by MUBC Committee

  Nominees for the Coaches Award for Male are as follows:Matt AndersonClarence WongSimon Vaughan Nominees for the Coaches Award for Female are as follows:Jaimie Le PageGrace CurrieClaire EdwardsGood Luck To All Nominees
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And the nominees are ....

October 20th, 2014 - submitted by MUBC Committee

  The committee gathered for their favourite meeting of the year last month - Award Nominations! 5 Committee members met on a Monday night at the Clyde to review the year that has been and wrangle up some worthy nominees of the following awards:Best...
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Dunking

October 18th, 2014 - submitted by smoke

Did you ever spend time as a kid on a basketball court wishing and pretending you could dunk?  Jumping off a chair or a fire hydrant lid or nailing a 'backboard slap' and pretending you were in the NBA? Ever get lost in a day-dream where you were fly...
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2014 AUG Mens team

October 3rd, 2014 - submitted by smoke

  The Melbourne Uni mens basketball team from unigames 2014. They placed 4th overall. Nice. Clockwise from top-left:Daniel Sneddon (#13), Andrew Steel (#35), Johnny Edwards Wang (#9), Simon Clark (#23), Jayden Robertson (#43), Joel Rimes (#8), Andr...
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Big V Tryouts: Women's Division Two

October 3rd, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Tryouts for the 2015 Big V season will be commencing soon, so if you think you've got what it takes to represent our Division Two Women's Black Angels, come and show us what you've got!!   Tryout Dates: Thursday 23rd October - 6:30pm - 8:30pm Monda...
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CYMS Summer Season Fixture: Rounds 1-4

September 30th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

CYMS summer season starts this Sunday 5th October. Fixtures for all men's and women's grades for the first four rounds are attached.
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Division One Men's Head Coach Opportunity

September 23rd, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Melbourne University Basketball Club (MUBC) is currently seeking expressions of interest for the Head Coach position for our 2015 Big V Division One Men’s program.   This is an opportunity for a qualified individual to join the unique program at MU...
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Big V All Star Nominees

September 3rd, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Congratulations to three of our Black Angel D2W and the head coach on their Big V Award Nominations.Caitlyn Mackenzie and Claire Edwards are both nominated for an All Star Guard position, and Cat Coley has been nominated for All Star Centre.Our star po...
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We're on at Grill'd Carlton!

September 1st, 2014 - submitted by Social Coordinators

It's Finals Fever down at Grill'd Carlton and we have been lucky enough to have been selected as one of three sporting teams in their Local Matters Competition for September. If you haven't been into a Grill'd and heard of the Local Matters program, th...
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Summer season tryouts

August 27th, 2014 - submitted by black angel #44

The summer season for the Sunday night basketball competition begins early October. If you wish to be placed in a team, you will need to attend at least one of the Saturday morning training sessions on the 6th or 13th of September.   Men’s training...
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MUBC 3on3 Tournament

August 24th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

It's time again for our annual 3on3 tournament. This year we will be having men's, women's and mixed competitions, so get your team of 4 together and register your interest.  When: Saturday October 4th @ 9:30am Where: Melbourne University Sports Cent...
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We're Planning A Party and We Need Your Help

August 12th, 2014 - submitted by Social Coordinators

It's hard to believe it's August already, and that can mean only one thing - Christmas will be here before you know it!Every year the committee throw a Christmas bash for our awesome MUBC members. It's a great chance to get to know your fellow club mem...
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Get Your Entertainment TM Membership Now and Save!

July 30th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

  Order an Entertainment TM Membership today and save. For just $65 you will have access to  $20,000 in valuable offers for dining, entertainment and more and best of all you will be supporting MUBC in our fundraising efforts. To get the most out of t...
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Australian Uni Games 2014!

July 23rd, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

The University of Melbourne has finished overall chamipions at the last two Austrailan Uni Games. Help us secure a hat trick this year at the 2014 AUG's held in Sydney from September 28th to October 3rd. Melbourne Uni Basketball will be sending a women...
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Do you want to win $1000?

July 22nd, 2014 - submitted by Social Coordinators

Friday night is our annual trivia night which is the largest fundraiser for MUBC.One of our biggest fundraising activities is our famous reverse raffle. Only 200 tickets are sold at $10 each, and the first prize is $1000 cold hard cash!If you would lik...
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Big V Double Header - End of Season Party

July 21st, 2014 - submitted by Social Coordinators

It's hard to believe it's finally here, but it's the final round of the Big V season. Pre-Drinks at The Clyde from 5:00pmThe D2W tip off at 6:30pm vs Coburg Giants. (A win will guarantee a spot in the D2W finals). The D1M tip off at 8:30pm vs Warrnambo...
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Trivia Night 2014 - Smut Needed!

July 8th, 2014 - submitted by Social Coordinators

It's almost here - Friday 25th July 2014 is MUBC's Trivia Night at The Bull and Bear Tavern in Flinders Lane.Doors open at 7pm, with the Trivia commencing at 7:30pm sharp. Bull and Bear have a Happy Hour from 5pm to 8pm. Tickets are $20.00 and will be...
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Claire Edwards hits 50 Games!

July 4th, 2014 - submitted by Black Angels #3 Fan

This weekend our D2W point guard Claire Edwards will celebrate a Big V milestone game. MUBC would like to congratulate Claire on her 50th Big V Game. Find out a little bit more about Claire in her player profile.  Claire’s Player Profile Age: 25 Star...
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D2W Coach Sam Fileccia is Awarded COTM for June

July 3rd, 2014 - submitted by Black Angels #3 Fan

Congratulations to our very own D2W Coach Sam Fileccia for being awarded Big V Basketball D2W Coach of the Month for June.  
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Trivia Night 2014

June 12th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Trivia Night will be held on Friday 25th July 2014 at the Bull and Bear Tavern. Happy Hour will run from 5pm to 8pm. Doors open at 7pm, with the Trivia commencing at 7:30pm sharp. Tickets are $20.00 and will be available for purchase on Saturdays ...
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Downtown part 2 - Tommy Greer

June 5th, 2014 - submitted by smoke

Following on from Downtown part 1 with Liam Santamaria, we caught up with recently retired NBL Melbourne Tigers captain Tommy Greer to talk downtown and NBL. enjoy!    Tommy, congratulations on the launch of Downtownball, i'm a huge fan! Cheers mat...
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Downtown part 1 - Liam Santamaria

June 2nd, 2014 - submitted by smoke

With the recent front page article on The Age promoting former MUBC'er Liam Santamaria's Downtown Ball podcast and website with NBL Tigers captain Tommy Greer, we thought this would be a good chance to follow up on our last announcement about Downtown ...
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**UPDATE** Southern Uni Games

April 30th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

You may have heard that Melbourne Uni is not participating in the SUG's this year but don't worry because we will still be sending our basketball teams to Wodonga!!   The SUG's will be held in Wodonga, Vic from 6-10 July. If you are an enrolled stude...
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Big V Double Header - Round 7

April 28th, 2014 - submitted by Black Angels Fan #3

You are invited to the D2W and D1M Double Header on Saturday 3rd May at Tin Alley.The party starts at 6:30pm.There will be drinks and snacks to purchase, and entertainment on the show court.RSVP Here: Big V Double Header
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Coaches Wanted

April 24th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

The new CYMS domestic season is about to begin and we need coaches! There are 10 men's and eight women's MUBC teams participating in this years comp and some of them would really benifit from having a coach helping them out. So if you are a current MU...
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Easter, Grand Final Results & Winter Season

April 17th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Training will not be running on Saturday 19th April. The Sports Centre will be closed over Easter so the courts will not be avalable for casual shooting.   In other news, last week three of our Sunday night teams played in grand finals. Unfortunatley...
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CYMS Grand Finals

April 11th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Get down to MSAC to support our teams playing in grand finals this Sunday.   Women's A: MU1 v Jetz @ 6:40pm (crt5) Men's AR2: MU4 v Maccabi @ 7:50pm (crt3) Women's C: MU8 v Sneakers @ 6:40pm (crt7)
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Membership Fees Due TOMORROW

April 11th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Remember, if you don't pay you can't play* *Applies for domestic and Big V

Summer Finals

April 4th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Read on for an update on recent domestic competition finals appearances.     Last Sunday, six MUBC teams competed in five semi-final matches. The AR2 men finished the season at the top of the ladder and played off for a week’s break and a direct gra...
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2014 Membership Fees

April 1st, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Notice to All: 2013 MUBC memberships have now expired!!!   If you wish to play on a team in 2014, be it in a domestic competition or for Big V, you must have paid your membership fees by April 12th*. IF YOU DO NOT PAY, YOU CANNOT PLAY! *Get in befor...
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Varsity Challenge

March 27th, 2014 - submitted by The Black Angels

We are inviting students to nominate to participate in the inaugural Varsity Challenge – a series of sporting matches against our arch rival Monash University. We would also hope to see you and fellow club members come down to support our teams!   T...
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Big V Round 3 Preview

March 27th, 2014 - submitted by Black Angels Fan #3

Our Division One men play at Melbourne Uni on Sunday at 1pm vs Latrobe Energy | Big V D1M PreviewCan our Black Angels make it three in a row? Our Division Two Ladies will be enjoying the weekend off. 
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CYMS Semi Finals

March 26th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Congrats to those MUBC teams that have made the CYMS semi finals being played this Sunday 30th. Check out the fixture to see when you are playing. 
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Big V Round 2 Wrap Up

March 24th, 2014 - submitted by Black Angels Fan #3

Our Women had a tough weekend. They hit the road to Cranbourne on Saturday night, and came away with a 19 point loss. (Click Here for Box Score) Fortunately they backed it up with an 8 point win at home on Sunday against Northeast Bushrangers. (Click H...
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2014 MUBC Membership

March 23rd, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

**Melbourne University Basketball Club membership fees for 2014 are due by April 12th** MUBC participates in domestic competitions on Sunday nights (CYMS) as well as having men’s and women’s Big V squads. We enter teams in a range of grades to accommo...
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Live Big V Game Day Coverage

March 20th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Can't make it down to Melbourne Uni to support our Black Angels this Sunday? Well don't worry because both the women's and men's games will be broadcast LIVE and EXCLUSIVE on SMASH FM. Tune in on their Facebook page to catch all the Round 2 action: fac...
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Big V TV Round 1

March 18th, 2014 - submitted by Black Angels Fan #3

Check out what the Big V Crew have to say about the opening Round, and their tips for Round 2Division One MenDivision Two Women
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Big V Round 1 Wrap Up

March 17th, 2014 - submitted by Black Angels Fan #3

Thank you to everyone who came down on Saturday night to support our D2W and D1M in the opening round of the Big V Season, and to also pay tribute to James Rapley. It was great to see some old faces back at Tin Alley, and was a great celebration in mem...
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Big V Round 1 Previews & Big V TV - James Rapley Memorial Round

March 13th, 2014 - submitted by Black Angels Fan #3

Only one more sleep until Big V Season 2014 Tips Off. The Division 2 Women will host newcomers Keysborough Cougars, and the Division 1 Men will host Camberwell Dragons in the James Rapley Memorial Round Check out Big V TV and Previews for Round 1. Di...
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O'Week Prize Winners

March 12th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

MUBC would like to thank everyone that showed an interest in joining our club during O'Week. We had numerous Social Membership sign ups and quite a few people joined as Full Members too. As promised, all those who signed up for some form of membership...
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Claw's Tournament Report: The Rat

March 12th, 2014 - submitted by Claw

Attending the Ballarat tournament is like entering a rodeo despite having bull allergies; in order to do well you must combat impending self-inflicted pain with superhuman strength. Although the former was always trying to undo the latter, everyone cam...
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Position Available: Melbourne Uni Big V Game Night Manager

March 1st, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

Melbourne University Basketball Club are looking for someone to take on the role of game night manager for all home Big V Games. This position basically involves ensuring that game nights run smoothly and being the contact person on the night for any i...
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Big V Round 1 - James Rapley Memorial Round

February 27th, 2014 - submitted by MUBC Committee

Saturday 15th March 2014 will be the opening round of the Big V Season. Melbourne University Basketball Club will pay tribute in this round to James Rapley, a club member who died tragically after being involved in an accident whilst overseas in Decemb...
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O'Week

February 24th, 2014 - submitted by Anj

Come and visit us at our O'Week table this Thursday on South Lawn.  Join the club and get the chance to win some great prizes and of course be part of the best sporting club at the University of Melbourne!!
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O'Week Table

February 18th, 2014 - submitted by Anj

This is a call out for any MUBC members available during O’Week to run our ‘club recruitment’ table on campus.  We will need people to man our table between 10:30am and 3:00pm on Thursday 27th February and Thursday 6th March. At least two people need ...
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Meet Your 2014 Committee

February 14th, 2014 - submitted by the black angels

On Saturday February 1st, MUBC held its 2014 AGM. MUBC had quite a successful year, not only with basketball but also administratively and most importantly on the social front. A big thank you to the outgoing committee who literally kept the club runn...
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Thursday Mens team - The Great Gorto ain't losing this one

February 7th, 2014 - submitted by smoke

In last nights VBHBA A grade mens nail biter between second placed T Roy Brown and sixth placed Melbourne University, one thing was clear. Baskets were valued at a premium.Still struggling with a two week old hangover, Karl Edwards was heard regurgitat...
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The Wrap-Up from Warrnambool

February 3rd, 2014 - submitted by Claw

  There was always going to be a puzzling element to this year’s Warrnambool tournament. The Big V men were confined to such a fate from the outset.   A deluge of people to Victoria’s south west left us scrambling for accommodation in the weeks l...
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Saturday 1st February MUBC Annual General Meeting 2014 & Training Times

January 31st, 2014 - submitted by MUBC Committee

Tomorrow, Saturday 1st February, training will be as follows:All men, all grades, 9am - 10amAll women, all grades, 10am - 11am The AGM will follow at 11am. All are welcome to attend.  
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SPORTSMART CLUB ADVANTAGE & MELBOURNE UNIVERSITY BASKETBALL CLUB

January 31st, 2014 - submitted by MUBC Committee

Melbourne University Basketball Club is now signed up to Sportsmart’s Club Advantage program, which offers great benefits to us and our club members. Our Club Advantage number is 800317.  Quote this number every time you make a purchase from Sportsma...
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Calling All Winners and Losers

January 29th, 2014 - submitted by MUBC Historical Society

Melbourne Uni Basketball Club prides itself on its achievements, most of which have been noted on our Competition Titles page. Unfortunately between 2011 and 2013, our championships and medals have not been recorded.We are calling on our Black Angels ...
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Vlade Divac Interview

January 24th, 2014 - submitted by smoke

Melbourne University Basketball Club training was graced today with the presence of NBA superstar and sensational bloke Vlade Divac (@bgoodvlade) in a special guest visit to the Tin Alley sports center. Vlade was very generous in teaching our big me...
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Warrnambool Tournament 2014

January 24th, 2014 - submitted by The Cheeseworld Oracle

Good luck to all Black Angels heading down to Warrnambool for the 42nd Seaside Senior Tournament. Fixtures can be found here. Don't forget to check out Cheeseworld on your way there, or way home. Or both times - you won't be disappointed. Knitted swe...
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Funeral Information

January 8th, 2014 - submitted by Rhia

For those that were interested in attending, the funeral service for James Rapley will be held on Thursday 9th January 2014. The service will be from 1pm at the Cordell Chapel Fawkner Crematorium. All are welcome to attend. James will be honoured for...
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2014 Event Calendar

January 1st, 2014 - submitted by smoke


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