NJCAA DI Men's Basketball Championship
March 14, 2022 - March 19, 2022
Hutchinson Sports Arena
700 E. 11th Ave.
Hutchinson, KS 67501
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The 75th NJCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship will take place at the Sports Arena in Hutchinson, Kansas, March 14-19, 2022. The 2022 edition of The Tournament marks the 74th consecutive year the event will be hosted by Hutchinson and organized and directed by the American Legion Lysle Rishel Post #68.
The Tournament features the top 24 teams in Division I men's basketball of the NJCAA. The single-elimination seeded bracket is comprised of 16 District Champions and eight at-large selections. The top eight seeds receive first-round byes.
Basketball fans from around the country travel to Hutchinson each year for The Tournament to watch the best young collegiate basektball players compete for a national championship. With the newly renovated Sports Arena and great local hospitality, The Tournament is one of the top sporting events in the country.