The Cedar Valley CourtKings minor league basketball teams 2020 schedule is now set for the new season. The CourtKings are moving from the MBL to the OBA (Official Basketball Association) for the 2020 season and Owner/GM Gary Rima said “This will be a step up in not only competition for our team but a step up in overall professionalism of how the league is run and we are looking forward to the new challenge after winning two MBL Championships, making it to four straight final fours and going 68-9 in our four years as members of the MBL.”
The OBA season is a spring/summer league and starts in early April running through mid July with the OBA playoffs to follow.
The CourtKings schedule is a good one. It features 8 home and 8 road games. They will open the season at home on Sunday April 5 when they host the Wisconsin Thunder out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin in a 6:00pm tipoff. The ‘Kings will also host Kansas City Royal Heirs on Sun. April 19 at 6:00pm and then play three Saturday homes in May. Sat May 9 the CourtKings will host the Lawrence Admirals out of Lawrence, Kansas at 7:00pm. Sat May 16 they will host Iowa Elite Pro out of Des Moines at 7:00pm before wrapping up the month of May at home on Saturday May 30 hosting the CEO Kings out of Twin Cities at 7:00pm.
The month of June brings 3 home games also to the Cedar Valley SportsPlex in Waterloo when the CourtKings host the Green Bay Titans on Saturday June 6 at 7:00pm. Then back to back home games on Saturday June 27 and Sunday June 28 round out the regular season home games. Sat. June 27 TC Elite will be the C’Kings opponent in a 7:00pm start then on Sunday June 28 the Quad City United club faces the CourtKings in a 6:00pm start.
Sat. July 18 and Sun July 19 is the OBA North Division playoffs with the top seeded teams hosting before the OBA Final Four event takes place the following weekend of July 25-26.
Note that all Sunday CourtKing home games will now start at 6:00pm and the Sunday home games will tipoff at 7:00pm. “I really appreciate the Cedar Valley SportsPlex working with us on our start times for the new season,” said Owner/GM Gary Rima. ” I think starting earlier on both Sat and Sun nights will make it much better for families and the youth to come out and see this exciting brand of basketball in our family friendly atmosphere at the beautiful Cedar Valley SportsPlex!”
Season tickets are on sale now. Order yours online at cvcourtkings.com or call the CourtKings office at 319-404-5941.