Men’s Basketball Featured On In Paradise Jam Preview

"Paradise Jam Primer" by Eamonn Brennan, (November 16, 2012)

BRISTOL, Conn. – Quinnipiac University Men's Basketball was featured in a college basketball blog on Friday, November 16, 2012. The story, written by ESPN Columnist Eamonn Brennan, highlights this weekend's 2012 Paradise Jam Tournament and factors of success for each team.

The Bobcats will take on the Gaels of Iona College in the opening round of the tournament on Friday, November 16, 2012 at the Sports and Fitness Center at UVI. Tip-off is tentatively scheduled for 10 p.m. (9 p.m. Eastern Time), but is subject to change due to television. Depending on the result, the Bobcats face its second opponent - either #23 nationally ranked Connecticut or Wake Forest - Saturday (Nov. 17) or Sunday (Nov. 18). The other side of the bracket features first round matchups: New Mexico vs. Illinois-Chicago and Mercer vs. George Mason.

Please refer to the Official Website of Quinnipiac Athletics,, for any schedule changes as well as the latest news, scores and highlights. The 2012-13 Men's Basketball Schedule is also available for download at for all mobile devices, including iPhones and iPads, as well as all desktop computers.

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