Summer of Thunder begins today

The Bahamas Telecommunications Company’s (BTC) Summer of Thunder basketball exhibition series begins today (Tuesday) at the Kendal G.L. Isaacs Gymnasium.

Starsports Basketball will kick off the exhibitions at 7:00 p.m. against Truman State University.

The games will run the length of the summer and pits teams from various National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I and II basketball programmes, against teams from New Providence.

The majority of the games will be played at the Kendal G.L. Isaacs Gymnasium as well as at the Atlantis Resort, Paradise Island.

Visiting teams include:

Alabama State University

Grand Canyon University

Manhatten College

Marshall University

Mega Bemax (of Serbia)

Northern Arizona University

Presbyterian College

San Lorenzo De Almagro (of Argentina)

Team Toronto

Truman State University

University of Kentucky

University of North Carolina

University of Notre Dame

The local teams include:

Atlantis All Stars

Bahamas All Stars

The Bahamas National Team

CTG Knights

IBA Elite

New Providence Basketball Association (NPBA) All Stars

Providence Storm

Starsports Basketball

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This article was written by EUGENE STUART, Eyewitness News intern.