Baylor women’s basketball will compete in the 2017 Junkanoo Jam presented by Hilton at Resorts World Bimini, Nov. 23-25.
The Junkanoo Jam features two four-team divisions in a two-game bracket competing for separate tournament championships.
The Lady Bears will compete in the Junkanoo Division against Georgia Tech, Missouri State and Penn.
Missouri State and Baylor will tip off the 2017 tournament on Thursday, Nov. 23 at 4 p.m. Penn and Georgia Tech will play their first game on Friday, Nov. 24 with a 1 p.m. scheduled tip off. The losing teams will compete in the third-place game on Saturday, Nov. 25 at 1 p.m., followed by the championship game at 3:15 p.m.
Central Michigan, Iowa State, San Diego State and Tulane will compete in the Bimini Division.
All games will stream live via www.FloHoops.com. To access the live event coverage and replays of the Junkanoo Jam, users must sign up to become FloPRO subscribers on FloHoops.com. Monthly and annual FloPRO subscriptions on FloHoops are $20 and $150, respectively. Members get access to all live events and replays, upcoming original documentary content, technique videos, and more. Yearly subscribers also gain access to premium content across the FloSports network of sites.
The Junkanoo Jam is held at Gateway Christian Academy less than a quarter mile from the resortLocated just 50 miles off Florida’s coast, Bimini is the closest Bahamian island to the United States.
The Junkanoo Jam, formally held on Grand Bahama Island, was relocated to the Bimini Islands in 2016 after damage caused by Hurricane Matthew on Grand Bahama Island prior to the event.