Hasheem Thabeet led the Huskies to the Paradise Jam Title in 2008.
June 4, 2012
STORRS, Conn. -Husky Fans, travel package information is available for those interested in joining the University of Connecticut men's and women's basketball teams in the Virgin Islands when the teams compete in the 2012 Paradise Jam. The men's team will play November 16-19 and the women's team will compete in the event from November 22-24. Game times and opponents are TBA.
Click on the link above to view various travel packages for the event. The packages will go on sale on June 4. Check UConnHuskies.com for ordering information.
The women's team won the 2007 Paradise Jam in its only other appearance in the event, defeating Stanford, Old Dominion and Duke en route to the title. The men's team won the 2008 Paradise Jam after beating LaSalle, Miami and Wisconsin.
Note that packages for attending both the men's and women's tournaments are also available. Please call University of Connecticut Athletics Development with any questions at 860-486-3863.