Balado Announces Red Wolves’ Non-Conference Slate

Balado Announces Red Wolves’ Non-Conference Slate

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.



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)