July 29, 2010
PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Providence College Head Coach Keno Davis announced the 2010-11 men's basketball team's non-league schedule on Thursday, July 29. The home non-league schedule is highlighted by home games versus SEC foe Alabama on December 11 and Rhode Island on December 4.
The Friars' regular season opener is scheduled for November 13 versus Dartmouth. PC will face Yale on November 15 at the Dunkin' Donuts Center before playing the first two games of the Cancun Challenge in Providence versus Morgan State (November 18) and Prairie View A&M (November 20). The Friars will then travel to Cancun, Mexico for two games versus LaSalle (November 23) and Wyoming or Missouri (November 24).
With the exception of a road game at Boston College on December 8, the remainder of the team's non-conference schedule will be at home versus Central Connecticut (November 29), Northeastern (December 1), Brown (December 6) and Sacred Heart (December 21).
The Friars will open their season with an exhibition contest versus Bentley on November 6.
Fans can get their first glimpse of the team at the annual Late Night Madness festivities at PC's Alumni Hall on Friday, October 15. Season tickets for all home games can be purchased Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the PC Ticket Office in Alumni Hall or by calling (401) 865-GO PC.