FORT COLLINS, Colo. -- Cancun Challenge at Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya tournament officials announced game details for the 2014 women’s tournament played at the all-inclusive resort near Cancun, Mexico on November 27-29, 2014.
Eight women’s Division I college basketball teams will each play three games at the newly-renovated Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya resort. The Cancun Challenge Riviera Tournament features Florida State, Furman, Hartford, and Washington. The Cancun Challenge Mayan Tournament features Charlotte, Montana, Princeton, and Wake Forest.
The teams each play one game per day in a true classic round-robin format. All games are played in the Central Time Zone and will be streamed live at CBSsports.com, ULive.
Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014
Furman vs. Hartford, 12 p.m. CT
Washington vs. Florida State, 2:30 p.m. CT
Montana vs. Charlotte, 5 p.m. CT
Wake Forest vs. Princeton, 7:30 p.m. CT
Friday, Nov. 28, 2014
Florida State vs. Furman, 12 p.m. CT
Hartford vs. Washington, 2:30 p.m. CT
Princeton vs. Montana, 5 p.m. CT
Charlotte vs. Wake Forest, 7:30 p.m. CT
Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014
Furman vs. Washington, 12 p.m. CT
Hartford vs. Florida State, 2:30 p.m. CT
Wake Forest vs. Montana, 5 p.m. CT
Princeton vs. Charlotte, 7:30 p.m. CT
The Cancun Challenge is one of the most unique basketball events held each year. Teams stay and play at the all-inclusive Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya near Cancun, Mexico. The resort’s convention center ballroom is converted into a basketball arena, providing fans a special close-up view. Upon arrival, teams and fans are treated to a spectacular all-inclusive rock star vacation with games, practices, unlimited dining and drinks, world class entertainment, and fun all in one location.
Located just off the azure waters of the Caribbean Sea, Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya offers the ultimate vacation for guests of all ages with both adults-only and family friendly resort experiences. With a combined 1,264 ultra-posh and lavishly appointed guestrooms boasting balcony, terrace views or new, expansive sky terrace options with picturesque views, hydro tubs in each room, world-class shopping and endless style, Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya is nothing short of the ultimate crowd-pleaser. Complete with expansive outdoor pools and a private beach, this all-inclusive escape offers nine world-class restaurants, eight bars and lounges, and 88,915 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting and event space ideal for elegant banquets, themed parties, weddings, concerts, and more.
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 by phone at 970-672-0533 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the website at www.cancunchallenge.net.
The Cancun Challenge is owned and produced by Triple Crown Sports, based in Fort Collins, Colorado. Triple Crown Sports also produces the men’s Cancun Challenge, a Division I college basketball tournament during the same week at the same resort, as well as the Preseason and Postseason Women’s NIT. The 2014 tournament will mark the 10th year of the women’s Cancun Challenge. For more information, visit www.cancunchallenge.net