UAlbany men’s basketball releases 2017-18 non-conference schedule

UAlbany students during the 2015 America East Championship game at SEFCU Arena on Saturday, March 14, 2017. Photo: Provided.

The State University of New York at Albany on Thursday released the non-conference schedule for its men’s basketball program’s upcoming season.

The schedule, which does not include tip-off times, features 15 contests; eight at home, seven on the road and the highly anticipated Albany Cup game against Siena at the Times Union Center.

Before the holidays, UAlbany will board a flight to Kentucky to take on Louisville, an at-large bid into the NCAA Tournament last season, on Wednesday, December 20th.  UAlbany and Louisville will play for the first time.

Here is the full non-conference schedule:
Home games are in bold

Date Opponent Location
11/10 Iona Albany, N.Y.
11/13 at Boston University Boston, Mass.
11/17 Yale Albany, N.Y.
11/20 Oneonta Albany, N.Y.
11/22 at Dartmouth Hanover, N.H.
11/25 at Holy Cross Worcester, Mass.
11/27 at Monmouth West Long Branch, N.J.
11/29 Colgate Albany, N.Y.
12/2 Columbia Albany, N.Y.
12/6 Bryant* Albany, N.Y.
12/9 vs. Siena* Albany, N.Y. (Times Union Center)
12/12 at Memphis* Memphis, Tenn.
12/16 Canisius Albany, N.Y.
12/20 at Louisville* Louisville, Ky.
12/28 Kent State Albany, N.Y.
  • Gotham Classic game

The school will announce start times and the America East schedule at a later date.

 

 

Dave Vatz contributed to this story