The University of Northern Iowa men's basketball team will be matched up with the Loyola Marymount Lions in the first round of the 2013 Ezybonds Global Payments U.S. Virgin Islands Paradise Jam.
The Paradise Jam tournament will take place Nov. 22-25 and the games will be televised by the CBS Sports Network.
The other first round matchups in the Paradise Jam Tournament include Marist vs. Maryland, Providence vs. Vanderbilt and Morgan State vs. LaSalle.
LMU posted an 11-23 overall record last season while competing in the West Coast Conference.
UNI put together its fifth straight 20-win season with a mark of 21-15 this past year. The Panthers also tallied a third-place finish in the Missouri Valley Conference - marking the 10th straight season UNI has finished in the upper half of the league.
NOTE: Game times are subject to change.