University of Nebraska Medical Center


A man kicks a rubber ball while players in a gymnasium look on

Matball (also called big base kickball) is a variation of kickball that is played indoors. The two biggest differences between matball and kickball are:

  1. The bases in matball are much larger
  2. There is no limit to the number of players that may occupy any single base at the same time.

League Play

Available: February through March

Length of Season: Eight weeks consisting of a six-week season and a two-week playoff tournament

Length of Games: 45 minutes (seven innings)

Team Composition: Eight or more co-ed players (minimum of six players, maximum of 15 players)

Team Registration Fee: $30

Late Registration Fee: $40

Participants: Intramural kickball teams must be composed of less than half of non-UNMC/Nebraska Medicine individuals.