La Salle's latest reward for reaching the Sweet 16 this past March is a berth in one of next's season's high-profile multi-team tournaments.

The Explorers will head to the U.S. Virgin Islands to compete in the Paradise Jam from November 22-25 in St. Thomas.

Dr. John Giannini's crew will open with Morgan State, then play either Providence or Vanderbilt. Other teams in the field include Marist, Maryland, Northern Iowa and Loyola Marymount.