The Maranatha Baptist University Sabercats are affiliated with both the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA) and the National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA). MBU competes as an NCAA DIII Independent and in the North Region of the NCCAA DII.


The NCAA is a non-profit association which regulates athletes of 1,281 institutions, conferences, organizations, and individuals.

Official website: ncaa.org


The NCCAA was incorporated in 1968 to provide a Christian-based organization that functions uniquely as a national and international agency for the promotion and enhancement of intercollegiate athletic competition with a Christian perspective.

Official website: thenccaa.org