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Be a part of the Teaming Up For Character program at the NAIA Men’s Division I National Tournament

Men’s college basketball teams from around the country will visit local schools, speaking on the core values of the NAIA and their rich student-athlete experience. Then, those locals schools will watch live game action in downtown Kansas City.

Team Visits

  • An NAIA team from around the country will visit your local school and share their experience as a successful student-athlete.
  • Hear about the five core values of Champions of Character™ – respect, responsibility, integrity, sportsmanship, and servant leadership.
  • Dress in the visiting school’s team colors and embrace their visit in a pep rally!
  • Your students can collect autographs with supplied Champions of Character autograph cards.

Game Attendance

  • Attend a FREE day of games at college basketball’s toughest tournament!
  • Interact with college student-athletes before and after their games.
  • Enjoy interactive fun throughout the games in the stands!
  • On-court recognition of two character award winners from each school.




Reserve your group’s place today
Contact Matt Hutchinson, Teaming Up For Character Coordinator, at 785.224.9605 or