Basketball Home Game Times Announced
Oct. 3, 2011
AMHERST, Mass. - Game times for all non-regionally televised UMass men's basketball 2011-12 home games have been announced. The Minutemen will play a total of 16 games included in season ticket packages in three different locations, 14 at the Mullins Center, and one each at the Curry Hicks Cage and MassMutual Center in Springfield. To order season tickets, call 866-UMASS-TIX.
The Minutemen will open the season on Nov. 11 at 9 p.m. at the Curry Hicks Cage against Elon. It will be just the second time in 18 years UMass has played a home game at its former gym.
UMass will return to the Mullins Center for a pair of 7 p.m. games on Nov. 14 and Nov. 17, against Northeastern and NJIT, respectively.
Between Nov. 17 and Dec. 9, UMass will play just one home game, a Nov. 30 match up with Towson at 7 p.m.
On Dec. 9, UMass will take on Siena at the MassMutual Center in Springfield at 7 p.m. The game will be the third and final game of the Hall of Fame Holiday Showcase.
UMass' Saturday, Dec. 17 game against Quinnipiac will start at 4 p.m., while non-conference games against Davidson (Dec. 22) and Central Connecticut (Dec. 28), as well as A-10 games against Fordham (Jan. 5) and Charlotte (Jan. 11) will all be 7 p.m. tips.
Saturday, Jan. 14's game against Saint Joseph's is set for a 4 p.m. start while Feb. 8's tilt with St. Bonaventure will be tip off at 7:30 p.m.
Feb. 18's home game against La Salle will be televised nationally on the CBS Sports Network and tipoff will be at 6 p.m.
Away games against Richmond at 5 p.m. on Jan. 21 and Dayton at 6 p.m. on Feb. 25 will also air nationall on CBS Sports Network.
CBS Sports Network regionally televised home games against Saint Louis (Jan. 28), Xavier (Feb.21), and Rhode Island (March 3) will all have their game times released as they become available.
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