Atlantis, the lush, oceanside resort located on Paradise Island in The Bahamas, has announced that the highly-anticipated 2018 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis tournament will begin on Wednesday, November 21, with an impressive field that has a combined 21 Final Four appearances and four National Championships. Eight top-tier NCAA teams make up this year’s field, including the 2014 Battle 4 Atlantis champion, Wisconsin. The 2018-19 Badgers will be joined by Florida, Virginia, Butler, Dayton, Stanford, Oklahoma and Middle Tennessee State. Once again, the Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis tournament dates fall over the United States Thanksgiving holiday week (November 21 – 23, 2018). The 12-game tournament, which is in its the eighth season is known to be one of the most challenging early-season men’s college basketball tournaments.
The three-day tournament will begin on Wednesday, November 21, and will include the following matchups:
Game 1: Florida vs. Oklahoma (12:00 PM EST)
Game 2: Wisconsin vs. Stanford (2:30 PM EST)
Game 3: Butler vs. Dayton (7:00 PM EST)
Game 4: Virginia vs. Middle Tennessee State (9:30 PM EST)
All 12 games will be played in Atlantis, Paradise Island’s Imperial Arena, the majestic and spacious 3,900-seat venue.