Tournament officials have wrapped up the final touches on the schedule for the 13th Women’s Cancun Challenge, slated for Nov. 23-25, 2017, at the all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya.
The event features four teams in the Mayan Division (Arizona State, Columbia, Green Bay, Mississippi State) and six teams in the Riviera Division (Indiana State, Marquette, Montana, Oklahoma State, South Dakota, Tennessee). Mississippi State famously beat UConn this March in the NCAA Tournament, breaking the Huskies’ 111-game winning streak; Arizona State, Green Bay, Marquette and 8-time national champion Tennessee also played in the NCAA Tournament.
All games are ET and played in the modified convention center at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya. Home team is listed second:
Thursday, Nov. 23
Green Bay vs. Columbia, 11 a.m. ET
Arizona State vs. Mississippi State, 1:30 p.m. ET
South Dakota vs. Oklahoma State, 4 p.m. ET
Tennessee vs. Marquette, 6:30 p.m. ET
Montana vs. Indiana State, 9 p.m. ET
Friday, Nov. 24
Mississippi State vs. Columbia, 11 a.m. ET
Arizona State vs. Green Bay, 1:30 p.m. ET
Oklahoma State vs. Tennessee, 4 p.m. ET
Indiana State vs. South Dakota, 6:30 p.m. ET
Marquette vs. Montana, 9 p.m. ET
Saturday, Nov. 25
Green Bay vs. Mississippi State, 11 a.m. ET
Columbia vs. Arizona State, 1:30 p.m. ET
Tennessee vs. South Dakota, 4 p.m. ET
Seating is limited for this exclusive event, and all fans should book land travel packages through Triple Crown Sports for admission into games in Mexico. Travel packages are the only way to guarantee admission to games at this time. For travel package information, contact Sarah Sullivan at 970-672-0533 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the website at www.cancunchallenge.net.
About Triple Crown Sports
Based in Fort Collins, CO., Triple Crown Sports has been producing events in youth athletics and the college ranks for more than 30 years. TCS runs both the preseason and postseason WNIT basketball events and produces the men’s and women’s Cancun Challenge tournaments in November, which have been recognized by Sports Illustrated as a top-5 destination tournament for D-I basketball programs. Triple Crown is also rolling out new “WNIT” concepts in D-I softball and volleyball, beginning in 2017. TCS youth fastpitch tournaments (including the 1,000-team Sparkler/Fireworks event) draw the nation’s finest club programs, and hundreds of college coaches attend TCS events for recruiting purposes.