The 2017 Puerto Rico Tip-Off will be played Nov. 16, 17 & 19 at the Coliseo Municipal Tomas Dones in Fajardo, PR. Both all-tournament and single session tickets will be available mid-summer. The event will showcase Appalachian State, Boise State, Illinois State, Iowa State, South Carolina, Tulsa, UTEP and Western Michigan. The event is a bracketed-format tournament with 12 games through three days. Each team competes in one game per day, advancing through the bracket. The two teams that remain undefeated face off in the championship game on the final day.
The 2016 event, held at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando, FL was won by Xavier. The event also featured Arizona State, Clemson, Davidson, Missouri, Northern Iowa, Oklahoma and Tulane.