Inaugural Elevance Health Women’s Fort Myers Tip-Off Begins Friday
The inaugural Elevance Health Fort Myers Women’s Tip-Off will showcase four teams, including perennial NCAA Tournament teams DePaul and Maryland, plus Towson and Pittsburgh. The teams will travel to Southwest Florida to participate in the round-robin Island Division that will enable the four teams to each play three games.
Action in the Elevance Health Women’s Fort Myers Tip-Off tips off Friday as all four women’s teams begin with their first of three games in three days. Friday starting at 11 a.m. the competition begins with DePaul vs. Maryland, two teams that have had deep runs in the NCAA women’s tournament. FS2 will begin airing the showdown between the Terrapins and Blue Demons before FS1 picks up the contest starting at Noon. The second game on Friday features Towson vs. Pitt. Saturday’s doubleheader tips off at 11:30 a.m. and it’s Maryland vs. Towson followed by DePaul vs. Pittsburgh. Sunday’s finale starts at 11:30 a.m. and includes a Big Ten-ACC contest with Maryland vs. Pittsburgh followed by DePaul vs. Towson.
The complete schedule can be found below:
|Friday, Nov. 25||Island Division||DePaul vs. Maryland^||11 a.m.|
|Friday, Nov. 25||Island Division||Pittsburgh vs. Towson||2 p.m.|
|Saturday, Nov. 26||Island Division||Maryland vs. Towson||11:30 a.m.|
|Saturday, Nov. 26||Island Division||DePaul vs. Pittsburgh||2 p.m.|
|Sunday, Nov. 27||Island Division||Maryland vs. Pittsburgh||11:30 a.m.|
|Sunday, Nov. 27||Island Division||DePaul vs. Towson||2 p.m.|
^Game begins on FS2, moves to FS1 Remainder on FSWBucs.com/FSWBucsLive
Single-Session tickets for the Elevance Health Women’s Fort Myers Tip-Off begin at just $12 and can be secured by visiting the tournament’s website at www.womensfortmyerstipoff.com or by calling the Suncoast Credit Union Arena Box Office at 239-481-4849.