CCNIT Mens Basketball Championship
The pre-tournament banquet was held in the Oakland City University dining hall, located in the Bower-Surheinrich Student Center on the Oakland City University campus, on Wednesday, March 12, at 7:00 pm CST. The speaker for the evening was Evansville, Indiana native, Randy Moore, a news anchor and Edward R. Murrow Award winner.
Following the guest speaker, each school's head coach was given the opportunity to introduce their team at the banquet.
T.K. Smith - Ecclesia College
Fernando Bowie - Indiana Dabney University
Joe Ward - Knoxville College
Dr. Mike Sandifar - Oakland City University
Ricardo Hill - Ohio Mid-Western College
Perry Shockley - Rhema College
Scott Robinson - Victory University
Buddy Mason - Virginia University-Lynchburg