ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands – The Colorado State Men’s Basketball Team has not played a game with a trophy in play since 2017.
The Rams played in Mountain West’s title game (losing to Nevada) that season. CSU won the championship in a regular season multi-team event in 2014 (the Rams won the Great Alaska Shootout).
That changes on Monday when CSU takes on Northeastern in the Paradise Jam Championship game.
The Mountain Tip from Monday at 6 p.m. will be broadcast online by ESPN. Here’s what you need to know about the game, as well as how to watch and listen online.
When or: 6 p.m. Mountain time, Monday at University of the Virgin Islands
How to watch ESPN3 / ESPN +:
The game is not available through ESPN TV channels but will air on ESPN3 and can be found online at ESPN.com/watch or on the ESPN app.
The online broadcast team for ESPN is Brad Wells (play-by-play) and Kevin Lehman (analyst).
How to listen on the radio:
The CSU broadcast is available on KARS 102.9 FM, SiriusXM channel 383 (Sirius XM 973 app) and TuneIn app.
The CSU radio team will consist of Matthew Wozniak (play-by-play) and Adam Nigon (analyst).
Line of bets: CSU is a 7.5 point favorite, according to Tipico Sportsbook.
Coaches: CSU is coached by Niko Medved, who is 57-40 at CSU as he enters his fourth season. He is in his ninth season overall as a head coach with a career record of 136-127. Bill Coen is the coach of Northeastern and is in his 16th season. He is 157-108 in his career.
Team records: CSU is 5-0 and Northeastern 3-2.
Scoring: Chris Doherty leads Northeastern with 13.6 points per game. David Roddy leads CSU with 23.6 points per game.
Rebounds: Doherty leads Northeastern with 8.6 rebounds per game. Roddy leads CSU at 8.6 per game.
Assists: Ryan Doherty and Jahmyl Telfort lead the Northeast with 2.4 assists per game. Isaiah Stevens leads CSU with 6.6 per game.
Last match: CSU defeated Creighton 95-81 in the semifinals. Northeastern defeated Southern Illinois 59-47 in the second semifinal.
Series: CSU is 1-0 against Northeastern.
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This article originally appeared on Fort Collins Coloradoan: Paradise Jam Championship: How to Watch CSU Basketball Online Against Northeastern