UConn will play Wake Forest in its first game of the Paradise Jam on the U.S. Virgin Islands, Nov. 16 at 6:30 p.m. Quinnipiac, also at The Jam, will play Iona at 9:30 that evening.
The Huskies will be seeded second in the tournament and Wake Forest, which finished 13-18 after losing to Maryland in the ACC Tournament last year, will be No. 7. Iona is seeded third, Quinnipiac sixth. The winners of those two games will play in the semifinals of the tournament on Nov. 18, the losers of those two games will play on Nov. 17.
New Mexico is the top seed on the other side of the bracket. A little history: UConn won the Paradise Jam in 2008. Wake Forest and UConn have played twice, Wake Forest winning 103-77 in Winston-Salem, N.C. on Dec. 29, 1969, UConn winning 84-75 on Dec. 2, 1991 in Hartford. Here is the full bracket for the paradise jam:
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