Senior Shatyra Hawkes leads XU in scoring (21.5 ppg)
Nov. 25, 2013
CINCINNATI - Basketball Travelers has announced all contests during the 2013 Paradise Jam in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands will be carried live via YouTube Live Sports and TGVN.tv, to a world-wide audience. The tournament will take place from Nov. 28-30 with all games played at the University of the Virgin Islands Sport & Fitness Center.
The women's field for the Paradise Jam includes Duke, Central Michigan, Kansas, Memphis, Texas, Texas A&M, Syracuse and Xavier. XU will compete in the Island Division and will face No. 2 Duke from the ACC, the Big 12's Kansas and the Mid-American Conference's Central Michigan in the three-day event.
The Musketeers' appearance in the Paradise Jam marks the third time in the last eight seasons that XU has participated in an elite holiday tournament. XU defeated Auburn (75-64) and Western Michigan (69-62) before falling to Marquette (73-53) in the 2006 Paradise Jam. In 2009-10 at the Junkanoo Jam in Freeport, Bahamas, Xavier defeated Kansas (76-71) and Minnesota (71-56) en route to the Junkanoo Jam Freeport Division Championship.
Fans will be able to follow and link to the games at http://www.paradisejam.com/.
Women's Basketball Live Broadcast Schedule - ParadiseJam.com via YouTube Live & TGVN.tv
Nov. 28 at 1:15 PM - Xavier vs. Duke
Nov. 28 at 3:30 PM - Central Michigan vs. Kansas
Nov. 28 at 6:00 PM - Memphis vs. Texas A&M
Nov. 28 at 8:15 PM - Texas vs. Syracuse
Nov. 29 at 1:15 PM - Duke vs. Central Michigan
Nov. 29 at 3:30 PM - Kansas vs. Xavier
Nov. 29 at 6:00 PM - Texas A&M vs. Texas
Nov. 29 at 8:15 PM - Syracuse vs. Memphis
Nov. 30 at 1:15 PM - Central Michigan vs. Xavier
Nov. 30 at 3:30 PM - Duke vs. Kansas
Nov. 30 at 6:00 PM - Memphis vs. Texas
Nov. 30 at 8:15 PM - Texas A&M vs. Syracuse
(All times are EST)