Battle 4 Atlantis

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Battle 4 Atlantis
Battle 4 Atlantis.png
Logo of the Battle 4 Atlantis
SportCollege basketball
Founded2011
No. of teams8
Country United States
Venue(s)Imperial Arena
Paradise Island, Nassau, Bahamas
Most recent champion(s)Villanova
Most titles1 Villanova, Duke, Harvard
TV partner(s)NBC Sports Network, AXS TV
FounderKerzner International
Official websiteBattle4Atlantis
 
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Battle 4 Atlantis
Battle 4 Atlantis.png
Logo of the Battle 4 Atlantis
SportCollege basketball
Founded2011
No. of teams8
Country United States
Venue(s)Imperial Arena
Paradise Island, Nassau, Bahamas
Most recent champion(s)Villanova
Most titles1 Villanova, Duke, Harvard
TV partner(s)NBC Sports Network, AXS TV
FounderKerzner International
Official websiteBattle4Atlantis

The Battle 4 Atlantis is a Kerzner International owned and operated preseason college basketball tournament that takes place in late November of each year, at Atlantis Resorts on Paradise Island in Nassau, Bahamas, on the week of Thanksgiving. The games are played in the Imperial Arena, a grand ballroom which is turned into a basketball venue.[1] The tournament is known for being the richest Division I Men’s pre-season college basketball tournament. Schools are awarded $2 million in exchange for their participation in the event.[2]

The tournament is televised by AXS TV and NBCSN.

History[edit]

2011[edit]

First Round
November 24
Semifinals
November 25
Championship
November 26
             
4 Connecticut73 
  UNC Asheville63 
 4 Connecticut63 
   UCF68 
  UCF74
  College of Charleston63 
    UCF49
   Harvard59
  Utah47 
  Harvard75 
   Harvard46
 22 Florida State41 
22 Florida State73
  UMass53 
3rd place game
November 26
4 Connecticut78OT
22 Florida State76
Consolation 2nd Round
November 25
5th place game
November 26
        
 UNC Asheville66 
 College of Charleston68 
   College of Charleston85
  UMass61
 Utah75
 UMass89 
7th place game
November 26
 UNC Asheville87
 Utah65

[3]

2012[edit]

First Round
November 22
Semifinals
November 23
NBCSN
Championship
November 24
NBCSN
             
2 Louisville51 
  Northern Iowa46 
 2 Louisville84 
 3 Missouri61 
13 Missouri78
  Stanford70 
  2 Louisville71
 5 Duke76
19 Memphis65 
  VCU78 
   VCU58
 5 Duke67 
5 Duke89
  Minnesota71 
3rd place Game
November 24
NBCSN
  VCU65
13 Missouri68
Consolation 2nd Round
November 23
AXS TV
5th place game
November 24 AXS TV
        
  Northern Iowa50 
  Stanford66 
    Stanford63
   Minnesota66
19 Memphis75
  Minnesota84 
7th place game
November 24
AXS TV
19 Memphis52
  Northern Iowa47
Mainland Bracket
November 21
Mainland Championship game
November 22
        
  Samford69 
  Toledo82 
    Toledo66
   Florida Gulf Coast72
  Florida Gulf Coast50
  Alcorn State48 
Mainland 3rd place game
November 24
  Samford65
  Alcorn State69

2013 bracket[edit]

First Round
November 28
Semifinals
November 29
Championship
November 30
             
2 Kansas87 
  Wake Forest78 
 2 Kansas59 
   Villanova63 
  Villanova93
  USC79 
   Villanova88 OT
 23 Iowa83
  Tennessee70 
  UTEP78 
   UTEP53
 23 Iowa89 
  Xavier74
23 Iowa77 OT 
3rd place game
November 30
2 Kansas67
  UTEP63
Consolation 2nd Round
November 29
5th place game
November 30
        
  Wake Forest77 
  USC63 
    Wake Forest63
   Tennessee82
  Tennessee64
  Xavier49 
7th place game
November 30
  USC84
  Xavier78

All Times Eastern

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Future Fields[edit]

2014[edit]

2015[edit]

2016[edit]

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