The University of Wisconsin-Madison is proud to host NIRSA’s Championship Series Regional Basketball Championship on February 4-6, 2022. We look forward to having you come to Madison to compete against the best intramural & club teams in the country while enjoying all that our city has to offer.

See you next year!

Registration Information

  1. Click the button below to view our tournament IMLeagues page.

    1. You may need to click the “Login” button at the top to sign into your account.
      1. Troubleshoot: If that doesn’t work, log in to IMLeagues as you typically do for your school/club.
    2. On the top ribbon, to the right of the “Home” button, hover over your current network.
    3. A dropdown menu should appear with “Add Network,” click it.
    4. In the “Search For A Network” box, enter “2022 Madtown Midwest Basketball Regional” once it appears click join.
  2. Select the “2022 Madtown Midwest Basketball Regional” tab (next to the logo and “Info” tab on the left side of the page), then you can select the appropriate division for your team and pay the registration fee, which is $250 before January 24. The registration fee after January 24 is $300.
    1. NIRSA Basketball Conference members can email Lane Goodwin ( to have their fee waived.
  3. Start to add your players to your team’s roster.
  4. The one paper form that must be signed by the Registrar’s Office of your institution is attached. The rest of the forms will be filled out electronically on IMLeagues, we will let you know when those are ready.
    1. Pictures of completed forms can be sent to Lane Goodwin ( and physical copies will be submitted at check-in.

Refund Policy: Refunds for tournament registration will be given up to 10 days from the start of the event.

Hotel Information

We have a hotel block set up with the Doubletree by Hilton in Downtown Madison (525 W Johnson St, Madison, WI 53703) that is 0.3 miles from the Nicholas Recreation Center and only about a 7 minute walk. You do not have to use this hotel block if your team finds other arrangements, but please note that parking around the Nick will be limited during this weekend due to Athletic Events being hosted in the adjacent Kohl Center.

Create your reservation

Cost: $115 per night

Health & Safety Policies

  • Spectators will also not be allowed for the duration of the tournament to limit the number of people inside the facility.
  • Players and staff will also be required to fill out a symptom self-check form 1 day before or at arrival at the tournament.
  • Athletic Training Coverage: Our tournament will have an Athletic Trainer on site at all times during the tournament.
  • Accommodation StatementWe are committed to offering inclusive and accessible programs. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in one of our programs, attend an event, or use our facilities, please contact us at (608) 262-0297 or All reasonable accommodation requests should be made at least 10 business days in advance. We will attempt to fulfill requests made after this date but cannot guarantee they will be met.

Wisconsin State Basketball Tournament Discount

We are partnering with the Wisconsin State Basketball Tournament to provide a $50 discount to the state tournament if you enter our regional tournament. That tournament will be held February 19-20, 2022 in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. You will receive the discount code via email registration confirmation.