July 21, 2005
WORCESTER, Mass. - The bracket has been determined for the 2005 San Juan Shootout, which will feature the Holy Cross men's basketball team. All games in the tournament will be played from Dec. 19-21 at the Guillermo Angulo Coliseum in Carolina, Puerto Rico.
The Crusaders will open action on Monday, Dec. 19, with a 5:00 p.m. game against Tennessee-Chattanooga, a team which posted an overall record of 20-11 last season and advanced to the NCAA Tournament. Holy Cross will then take on either Clemson or Puerto Rico-Mayaguez in its second game, to be played on Tuesday, Dec. 20. The Crusaders will play that contest at 5:00 p.m. if they win their opening round game, and at 3:00 p.m. if they fall in the opening round.
The final round of the San Juan Shootout will take place on Wednesday, Dec. 21. Holy Cross will face either Akron, Liberty, Mississippi State or Mount St. Mary's on the final day of the tournament.
The complete 2005-2006 Holy Cross men's basketball schedule will be announced later this summer.