FIBA Americup 2021 Qualifier Game Relocated to UOIT & Durham College

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FIBA AMERICUP 2021 QUALIFIER GAME RELOCATED TO THE CAMPUS RECREATION AND WELLNESS CENTRE AT ONTARIO TECH UNIVERSITY AND DURHAM COLLEGE

(Oshawa, ON) – Due to unforeseen, technical circumstances, the FIBA AmeriCup 2021 Qualifier Game has been relocated to the Campus Recreation and Wellness Centre at Ontario Tech University and Durham College.

Tickets will be honoured at the new location:

– Lower bowl tickets will become valid as general admission seating in the stands.

– Those with accessible seating, will be contacted by the ticket office for arrangements

– Limited tickets will be available on a first-come-first-serve basis at the door.

– Ontario Tech University and Durham College students can purchase a general admission ticket for the discounted rate of $15.25 with valid student ID.

Questions regarding ticketing for the FIBA AmeriCup 2021 Qualifier Game can be directed to the Tribute Communities Centre Ticket Office at 905-438-8811.

Canada will face Dominican Republic tomorrow, Friday, February 21 at 7:05 PM ET before travelling to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic for a rematch on Monday, February 24 at 7:00 PM ET.  Fans can also catch the action live on DAZN.

Teams will play each other twice, home and away, during the qualifying phase with three windows set for February 21-24 2020, November 2020 and February 2021.

The FIBA AmeriCup 2021 Qualifiers will feature 16 teams from the Americas zone divided into four groups of four teams.

Canada is in Group C along with Cuba, Dominican Republic and U.S. Virgin Islands.

Group A consists of Argentina, Chile, Colombia and Venezuela; Group B includes Brazil, Panama, Paraguay and Uruguay; and Group D includes Bahamas, Mexico, Puerto Rico and the USA.

The top three finishing teams in each Group will earn a qualifying berth in the FIBA AmeriCup 2021.

FIBA AMERICUP 2021 QUALIFIERS SCHEDULE:

February 21, 2020 – Canada vs. Dominican Republic (Oshawa, Ont.)

February 24, 2020 – Canada at Dominican Republic

November 26, 2020 – Canada at Cuba

November 29, 2020 – Canada at U.S. Virgin Islands

February 19, 2021 – Canada vs. Cuba (TBD)

February 22, 2021 – Canada vs. U.S. Virgin Islands (TBD)

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