Georgetown to Play in 2013 Puerto Rico Tip-Off Tournament

Georgetown will play in the 2013 Puerto Rico Tip-Off Tournament.

Nov. 16, 2012

WASHINGTON - The Georgetown University men's basketball team was one of eight teams invited to play in the 2013 Puerto Rico Tip-Off Tournament, to be held next November on the destination island.

The field for the seventh annual event includes Auburn, Charlotte, Florida State, Kansas State, Long Beach State, Michigan and VCU

The 2013 Puerto Rico Tip-Off will feature a bracket format with 12 games over three days. Each team will compete in one game per day, advancing through the bracket. The two teams that remain undefeated throughout will face off in a championship game on the final day of competition.

Previous winners of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off include Alabama, Minnesota, Villanova, Xavier and Miami (Fla.).

The family-friendly tournament and resort destination of Puerto Rico host the teams to three days of play, practices and immersion into the Puerto Rican culture and landscape.

Additional information can be found on the Puerto Rico Tip-Off Web site at www.puertoricotipoff.com.

The Puerto Rico Tip-Off is owned and operated by ESPN Regional Television (ERT), a subsidiary of ESPN.

Ticket information for this event has yet to be announced. If you wish to be added to the Georgetown Athletic Ticket Office's list-serve, please visit GUHoyas.com/myhoyas to subscribe to the latest men's basketball ticket alerts.

Georgetown last played in Puerto Rico in 1985, beating Tennessee and North Carolina A&T in the Copa Navidad Tournament.

 

 

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