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BPC hosts Women’s Basketball Jamboree Saturday


By Mandy Corbin

Marketing Associate


MOUNT VERNON—Brewton-Parker College’s Women’s Basketball team will host seven colleges for a pre-season Jamboree Saturday, Oct. 22 in the Gillis Gym inside the Snooks Student Activities Center. Games begin at 10:00 a.m. and go throughout the day until the last one starts at 5 p.m.

Competing colleges (and their play number) include Brewton-Parker (1), Denmark Tech (2), Middle Georgia (3), Andrew College (4), Albany Tech (5), Georgia Perimeter (6), Middle Georgia Tech (7) and East Georgia College (8).

Games are comprised of two 20 minute halves, two full time-outs, a Running Clock (clock stops at last minute mark), one minute time-out, overtime if needed (five minutes and one time-out), and only one free throw for every shooting foul. The first team listed in the play schedule will wear a light jersey.

The event will break from noon to 2 p.m. for lunch. Participants and fans are encouraged to join the BPC Chili Cook-off for all you can eat chili and the chance to vote for your favorite chili. The Cook-off will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the banks of Jones Lake on the Mount Vernon campus.


10:00 a.m. – Court 1, 1 vs. 8; Court 2, 5 vs. 6

11:00 a.m. – Court 1, 2 vs. 7; Court 2, 3 vs. 4

12:00 p.m. – Court 1, 6 vs. 8; Court 2, 5 vs. 7

12:00-2 p.m. – Lunch

2:00 p.m. – Court 1, 1 vs. 3; Court 2, 2 vs. 4

3:00 p.m. – Court 1, 7 vs. 8. ; Court 2, 3 vs. 6

4:00 p.m. – Court 1, 1 vs. 4, Court 2, 2 vs. 5

Contact Coach Kim Kern, women’s basketball coach, with any questions at 912-583-3183 or

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The mission of Brewton-Parker College, a Georgia Baptist college, is to develop the whole student through the application of Biblically-centered truth to a liberal arts curriculum in a community of shared Christian values.
Brewton-Parker College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate and baccalaureate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Brewton-Parker College.
Updated on: May 8, 2012 5:18 PM