JONESBORO, Ark. (8/10/17) – A five-game home slate along with contests against Indiana, South Florida and Wichita State headline the 2017-18 Arkansas State University men’s basketball non-conference schedule under first year head coach Mike Balado.
Arkansas State opens the season at Evansville on Friday, Nov. 10. Following the home opener against Abilene Christian (Monday, Nov. 13), the Red Wolves will participate in the Hoosier Tip-Off Classic. A-State begins the event with a road contest at Eastern Michigan (Thursday, Nov. 16) before hosting Howard on Monday, Nov. 20. The Red Wolves visit Indiana on Wednesday, Nov. 22 before traveling to South Florida on Friday, Nov. 24.
The Red Wolves close out November with a trip to Cleveland to take on Cleveland State. A-State and the Vikings met at the Convocation Center last season with the Red Wolves earning a 78-51 victory.
Two home games greet the Red Wolves to begin December. A-State welcomes UT Martin to the Convocation Center on Tuesday, Dec. 5. Henderson State follows on Saturday, Dec. 9. A tough three-game road swing begins Wednesday, Dec. 13 at Omaha followed by a trip to Florida Atlantic on Saturday, Dec. 16.
A-State completes the road portion of the non-conference schedule on Tuesday, Dec. 19 at Wichita State. The non-conference finale is Friday, Dec. 22 versus Culvert-Stockton inside the Convocation Center.
2017-18 ARKANSAS STATE MEN’S BASKETBALL SCHEDULE
Sat. 4 Harding# Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Fri. 10 at Evansville Evansville, Ind. TBA
Mon. 13 Abilene Christian Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Thu. 16 at Eastern Michigan% Ypsilanti, Mich. TBA
Mon. 20 Howard% Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Wed. 22 at Indiana% Bloomington, Ind. TBA
Fri. 24 at South Florida% Tampa, Fla. TBA
Wed. 29 at Cleveland State Cleveland, Ohio TBA
Tue. 5 UT Martin Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Sat. 9 Henderson State Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Wed. 13 at Omaha Omaha, Neb. TBA Sat.
16 at Florida Atlantic Boca Raton, Fla. TBA
Tue. 19 at Wichita State Wichita, Kan. TBA
Fri. 22 Culver-Stockton Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Fri. 29 ULM^ Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Sun. 31 UL Lafayette^ Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Thu. 4 at Georgia Southern^ Statesboro, Ga. TBA
Sat. 6 at Georgia State^ Atlanta, Ga. TBA
Thu. 11 Texas State^ Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Sat. 13 UT Arlington^ Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Sat. 20 at Little Rock^ Little Rock, Ark. TBA
Thu. 25 at Coastal Carolina^ Conway, S.C. TBA
Sat. 27 at Appalachian State^ Boone, N.C. TBA
Thu. 1 Georgia State^ Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Sat. 3 Georgia Southern^ Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Thu. 8 at Troy^ Troy, Ala. TBA
Sat. 10 at South Alabama^ Mobile, Ala. TBA
Sat. 17 Little Rock^ Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Thu. 22 Appalachian State^ Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Sat. 24 Coastal Carolina^ Jonesboro, Ark. TBA
Thu. 1 at UL Lafayette^ Lafayette, La. TBA
Sat. 3 at ULM^ Monroe, La. TBA
March 6-11 SBC Tournament New Orleans, La. TBA
Home Games in Bold | All times listed in Central Standard Time (CST) ^Denotes Sun Belt Conference Game | #Exhibition Game | % Indiana Tip-Off Classic (Campus Sites)