AXS TV to broadcast Atlantis college basketball tournament

Gabriel Miramar-Garcia | 21-11-2013

The live event-focused AXS TV is presenting exclusive coverage of the 2013 Battle 4 Atlantis college basketball tournament live from the Atlantis Resort in The Bahamas, starting on Thanksgiving, 28 November, and running through until Saturday 30 November.

Eight teams will participate in the third annual contest, which has one of the most competitive fields of the Division I Men's early-season college basketball tournaments.

The event will be televised live on AXS TV from the 3,900-seat arena at Atlantis, and combines teams with 191 NCAA Tournament appearances, 25 Final Four appearances and five National Championships. It features University of Kansas, Villanova University, University of Tennessee, University of Southern California, University of Iowa, Xavier University, Wake Forest University, and University of Texas at El Paso.

AXS TV has the broadcast rights to the 1pm and 3.30pm EST games, and is airing Games 1, 2, 5, 6, 9 and 10 of the bracket.