2019 National Championship Tournament Schedule of Events

Here is a summary of the schedule:

  • The Round Robin competition will be spread over two days on Sunday, April 14th and Monday, April 15th. Assignment of teams into the 8 divisions will not be announced until after the teams arrive in Los Angeles. The final game play schedule will be posted on Saturday, April 13th at 9 pm PDT.
  • The Final Games will take place on Tuesday, April 16th and be live streamed at HCASC.com.
  • This schedule is subject to change as plans are firmed up.

Guests are welcome to attend the Round Robin games. Family, friends, HBCU alumni as well as the public are encouraged to come cheer on the teams during those games. We ask guests to please respect that all meals and other tournament events are open only to registered tournament participants from the HBCUs.

Check out the 2018 Infographic about the Road to the NCT. For further information about the tournament, please contact HCASC Headquarters: 800-388-2272 x100 or email staff@hcasc.com.

 

FRIDAY, APRIL 12 - Team HCASC only

HCASC Team HCASC Orientation Meeting 5:30 PM 6:30 PM M Grand Ballroom (A-C)
HCASC Team HCASC Dinner 6:30 PM 7:30 PM M Grand Ballroom (A-C)
HCASC Team HCASC Breakout Meetings 7:30 PM 9:00 PM   Piers (consult personal schedule)
 

SATURDAY, APRIL 13

Breakfast 6:30 AM 8:00 AM Grand Ballroom (A-C)
Arrivals & Registration 9:00 AM 6:00 PM M Registration Area
See Yourself in a Honda 9:00 AM 6:00 PM M Ballroom Drive
Honda Student Center 9:00 AM 6:00 PM M Grand Ballroom
& 9:00 PM 11:00 PM
Lunch  11:30 AM 2:30 PM M Village Green & Boardwalk
Team Welcome Dinner 6:30 PM 9:00 PM M Grand Ballroom
 

SUNDAY, APRIL 14

Breakfast 6:30 AM 8:00 AM M Grand Ballroom (B, D/E, G)
Presidential Reps Briefing 8:00 AM 8:30 AM M Grand Ballroom (C)
Coaches Briefing 8:00 AM 8:30 AM M Grand Ballroom (B)
Team Captains Briefing 8:00 AM 8:30 AM M Grand Ballroom (G)
Division Meetings 8:30 AM 9:00 AM M Game Rooms
Round Robin Games #1-4 9:15 AM 11:45 AM M Game Rooms
See Yourself in a Honda 10:00 AM 4:00 PM M Ballroom Drive
Honda Student Center 10:00 AM 4:00 PM M Lighthouse Ballroom
 & 8:00 PM 12:00 AM
Lunch 11:30 AM 1:30 PM M Village Green & Boardwalk
Round Robin Games #5-8 1:30 PM 3:30 PM M Game Rooms
HCASC @ the Beach 4:00 PM 8:00 PM O TBD
 

MONDAY, APRIL 15

Breakfast 6:30 AM 8:00 AM M Grand Ballroom (B, D/E, G)
Round Robin Games #9-12 8:30 AM 11:30 AM M Game Rooms
See Yourself in a Honda 10:00 AM 3:30 PM M Ballroom Drive
Honda Student Center 10:00 AM 3:30 PM M Lighthouse Ballroom
 & 8:00 PM 12:00 AM
Lunch 11:30 AM 1:00 PM M Village Green & Boardwalk
Round Robin Games #13-15 1:00 PM 2:30 PM M Game Rooms
Playoff Games - Round of 16 3:30 PM 4:00 PM M Game Rooms
Final 8 Teams Briefing 4:30 PM 5:00 PM M Pier 11
Movie Night 6:30 PM 9:00 PM O On Your Own

HBCU Presidents & Honda Executives Dinner
(By invitation only)

5:30 PM 9:00 PM O Honda Museum
 

TUESDAY, APRIL 16 - NCT participants only

Breakfast 6:30 AM 8:00 AM M Grand Ballroom (B, D/E, G)
Playoff Games: Quarter-Finals, Semi-Finals & Championship Games 9:00 AM 1:00 PM H Studio 540
Lunch with Honda Associates 1:00 PM 2:00 PM H Honda Building 400 Courtyard
An Afternoon at Honda 2:00 PM 4:00 PM H Honda Campus
Honda Student Center 4:00 PM 6:00 PM M Lighthouse Ballroom
9:30 PM 1:00 AM
Closing Awards Banquet 6:30 PM 9:30 PM M Grand Ballroom
Honda Student Center 9:30 PM 1:00 AM M Lighthouse Ballroom
 

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17

Departures 3:30 AM all day M Ballroom Drive

Location Codes:
M = South Bay Marriott in Torrance
H = Honda Torrance Campus
O = Offsite