Men's Basketball | 9/14/2018 12:11:00 PM |
TSU MBB releases 2018-19 schedule
2018-19 TSU Basketball Schedule
HOUSTON- The Texas Southern Tigers Basketball team released their full 2018-19 schedule highlighted by 13 non-conference games and a total of 18 Southwestern Athletic Conference matchups. Nearly half of the Tigers upcoming non-conference opponents qualified for postseason play at the conclusion of the regular season last year (6).
Texas Southern will open the 2018-19 campaign on Nov. 6 when they travel to face the Baylor Bears.
TSU will then embark on a five-game road swing that will feature matchups at Gonzaga (Nov. 10), Iowa State (Nov. 12), San Diego State (Nov. 14), Evansville (Nov. 18), and Oregon (Nov. 26).
The Tigers will host their home opener against Huston-Tillotson on Nov. 29 at the HPE Arena.
Following that contest Texas Southern will travel to face Arizona State (Dec. 1) and Georgia (Dec. 3) before returning home to host Concordia (Dec. 8).
TSU will close out the non-conference portion of the schedule with road outings versus Tulane (Dec. 17), Lamar (Dec. 19), and Texas A&M (Dec. 29).
Texas Southern will open league play with three consecutive road matchups versus Alcorn State (Jan. 5), Southern (Jan. 7) and Prairie View A&M (Jan. 12).
The Tigers will host their first set of conference home games at the HPE Arena versus Grambling State (Jan. 19) and Jackson State (Jan. 21).
Other key dates to remember
Texas Southern will host rival Prairie View A&M at the HPE Arena on Feb. 9.
The Tigers final two home games of the season are slated for Mar. 7 and Mar. 9 versus Alcorn State and Southern respectively. TSU's game versus Southern will also be Senior Day for the Men's Basketball program.
For a complete listing of the Texas Southern Tigers 2018-19 schedule please click the link above.
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