The CBGB 2023 will be unique, especially in the U16 men’s category. This edition will count with 24 teams which will compete in a knockout stage from the very first day.
There will be twelve winners from the first round, and the four best losers will join them in the Round of 16. The criteria for the repechage will be the following, in that order: Slightest difference of points; Most points; Most three-pointers. In the unlikely case there is a draw, the classified team or teams will be chosen by draw.
It must be remembered that losing does not mean elimination, as every team will play a consolation stage to decide its position. In that way, the teams fallen on the first round will compete for the places 24th to 17th, the ones which lose in the Round of 16, 16th to 9th, and following.
Matches will be played all day. In the morning, games will begin at 9:00h, 10:45h or, and in the evening at 16:30h, 18:15h or 20:00h.
The CBGB 2023 for Men’s will be played from April 6th to 8th.