The Basketball Tournament, known as TBT, announced on Wednesday that Best Virginia, WVU’s alumni team, will host the Charleston, W.Va. regional for the 2022 TBT.
Best Virginia will share the hosting duties with Marshall’s alumni team, Herd That, at Charleston Civic Center from July 24-27, 2022.
TBT 2022 BEGINS NOW
🏀 64 teams
📍 8 regions (a surprise on the way!)
🎯 THE ELAM ENDING
— TBT (@thetournament) December 8, 2021
Last tournament, Best Virginia made their second appearance in the TBT, the first being in 2019. The former Mountaineers made a trip to the Sweet 16 before losing to Team 23, the eventual runner-ups of the tournament.
Former WVU forward John Flowers (2007-11) was the general manger of Best Virginia, bringing along James Long (2013-17) to serve as head coach, Da’Sean Butler (2006-10) and Morgantown High School’s Dave Tallman as assistants.
Link for tickets for the 2022 TBT can be found here.
It's official: We're back in @thetournament July 24-27 2022 in CHARLESTON, WEST VIRGINIA!
Tickets are available now at https://t.co/vFXQtI5rLi
We can't wait to play together again. Stay tuned for coaching staff and player rosters until then … pic.twitter.com/qvfHsn16g0
— Final Fourcast Podcast – WVU + Best Virginia (TBT) (@finalfourcast) December 8, 2021
(Top Photo: Dave Ryan / Garrett Yurisko)