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BTI Launches Paradise Jam Summer Tours

BTI Launches Paradise Jam Summer Tours

ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands – Basketball Travelers, Inc., will take three NCAA Division-I men’s basketball teams on summer foreign tours to the U.S. Virgin Islands, the company announced Friday. BTI has partnered with the

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Paradise Jam Game Schedule Announced

Paradise Jam Game Schedule Announced

SEATTLE – Game matchups for the 2017 U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam were announced Tuesday by tournament directors. Eight men’s and eight women’s Division-I college basketball teams will compete in the 18th annual Paradise Jam

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Six Paradise Jam Teams Earn Postseason Berths

Six Paradise Jam Teams Earn Postseason Berths

SHORELINE, Wash. – The 2016 Paradise Jam participants Florida State, Kansas State, Gonzaga, LSU, NC State, and Michigan all qualified for the postseason. Michigan was invited to the Women’s National Invitation Tournament (WNIT) and all

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Creighton and Ole Miss Earn Postseason Berths

Creighton and Ole Miss Earn Postseason Berths

SHORELINE, Wash. –Creighton and Ole Miss, participants in the 2016 Paradise Jam, earned spots in postseason tournaments, Sunday. Creighton, the reigning Paradise Jam champion, earned a berth to the NCAA Tournament. Ole Miss will compete

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K-State and Florida State Take Home Silverware

K-State and Florida State Take Home Silverware

St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – The Kansas State Wildcats and No. 10 Florida State Seminoles won their respective divisions at the 2016 Paradise Jam women’s basketball tournaments Saturday at the UVI Sports and Fitness

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Day 2 Recap

Day 2 Recap

Island Division Game No. 3 Kansas State 69, LSU 54 Kansas State’s Kindred Wesemann scored a game-high 24 points as the Wildcats pulled away from the LSU Lady Tigers in the third quarter to secure a 69-54 victory

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Day 1 Recap

Day 1 Recap

Island Division Game No. 1 Kansas State 67, NC State 50 The Kansas State Wildcats improved to 4-0 with a 67-50 victory over the NC State Wolfpack. NC State had four players score in double figures and the

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Creighton Wins 2016 Men’s Paradise Jam

Creighton Wins 2016 Men’s Paradise Jam

St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – The No. 12 Creighton Bluejays defeated the Ole Miss Rebels, 86-77, Monday in the championship game of the 2016 men’s Paradise Jam basketball tournament at UVI Sports and Fitness

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Day 3 Recap

Day 3 Recap

Game No. 7 Ole Miss 81, Saint Joseph’s 68 Box Score The Ole Miss Rebels improved to 4-0 with an 81-68 victory over Saint Joseph’s. The Rebels were led by Sebastian Saiz, who tallied a double-double with a

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Will Petersen Inducted to Basketball Hall of Fame

Will Petersen Inducted to Basketball Hall of Fame

St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands – Will ‘Neva’ Petersen was honored Sunday at the Paradise Jam men’s basketball tournament for his induction into the U.S. Virgin Island Basketball Hall of Fame, presented by Paradise Jam. Petersen,

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