High Point University and the Honors Scholar Program are very excited to host the 2018 Big South Quiz Bowl Tournament on February 16-17, 2018. With great anticipation, we hope this year’s tournament will feature all schools in the Big South Conference.
Registration will be opening in early January 2018. There will be a $50.00 registration fee per team, payable during check-in at the tournament.
Tournament Host Contact
Dr. Bill Carpenter
Director, Honors Scholar Program, High Point University
We have partnered with the Courtyard by Marriott near campus to provide a discounted group rate for rooms. When making your reservation, ask for the Big South Quiz Bowl 2018/High Point University rate.
Courtyard by Marriott
1000 Mall Loop Road
High Point, NC 27262
Directions: From US-311/I-74, follow signs to High Point / Highway 68 South (Eastchester Drive) to Exit #67. Take Highway 68/Eastchester Drive South. Turn right onto N. Mall Lane (entrance into Oak Hollow Mall). Turn right onto Mall Loop Road. Hotel is nestled in the loop surrounding Oak Hollow Mall.
- NAQT rules except where otherwise specified
- Full round-robin with multiple simultaneous games in each round
- Each game will include two 10-question halves, with a score-check at halftime
- Final team rankings are based, in order, on:
- 1) wins,
- 2) head-to-head record,
- 3) total points scored, and
- 4) total points against.
- If a tie occurs with these criteria, the tied teams will compete in additional half-games to determine a winner.