by Otis Kirkey
FAYETTEVILLE – Mike Neighbors has introduced the 15-game non-conference portion of the Arkansas 2022-23 basketball schedule.
Arkansas’ non-conference slate contains seven tournaments performed at Bud Walton Enviornment, the primary of which is in opposition to Central Arkansas on Friday, November 11. Hogg will play three highway video games, in addition to take part in two tournaments – Paradise Jam Island in Virgin and the San Diego Invitational.
“There isn’t any query that this non-convention slate will put together us to play the SEC,” Neighbors stated. “coach [Todd] Schaefer works year-round to verify we create an NCAA-worthy schedule. It is a puzzle that retains altering till the ultimate contract is signed, sealed and delivered.”
The Razorbacks will start the season at UAPB on Monday, November 7 earlier than returning to the Bud Walton Enviornment for 3 consecutive video games.
,[We have] A historic journey to Pine Bluff to open the season,” the neighbors stated. [Dawn] Thornton is constructing an SEC-like roster at our system/sister faculty in a basketball-loving metropolis. It is going to be a beautiful atmosphere for us to tip-off the 2022-23 non-conference slate.
“Persevering with our custom of going through opponents within the state, the coach [Sandra] Dashing will carry Central Arkansas again to Bud Walton Enviornment for our dwelling opener. We’re planning a morning tip for revamping our Children’ Day, which has been attended so effectively over time. ,
After internet hosting the UCA, the Hogs will wrap up the homestand with video games in opposition to Tulsa (Monday, November 14) and Kent State (Thursday, November 17) earlier than heading to the State Capitol to face Little Rock throughout the road on the Jack Stephens Heart. (Sunday, 20 November).
The US Virgin Islands Paradise Jam bracket and schedule was launched in June. Arkansas is ready to play Northern Arizona (Thursday, Nov. 24 at 5:45 p.m.), Clemson (8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 25) and Kansas State (8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 26) at Virgin College of Arkansas. Island Sports activities and Health Heart.
“First… no… we don’t want additional coaches for this highway journey! The journey to the Virgin Islands will give us three high quality opponents, three totally different kinds of play from three totally different leagues,” the neighbors stated.
In December, the Hogs can be dwelling to Bud Walton for 4 straight video games. Hogg is ready to host Troy on Thursday, December 1, as former Hogg and now assistant coach Chelsea Dungeons return to Fayetteville. Hogs will conclude the week in opposition to Oral Roberts (Sunday, December 4). It would then host the Arkansas Lamars (Thursday, December 8) earlier than taking part in their closing dwelling sport in 2022 in opposition to Arkansas State (Sunday, December 11).
“Our dwelling schedule ends with the state’s closing opponent [Arkansas State], coach [Destinee] Rogers will take his Purple Wolves to Bud for the primary time. After taking on as head coach in the midst of the 12 months, his crew rallied to a robust finish and constructed momentum all through the summer season,” neighbors stated. “We’re anticipating a file crowd for it!”
The Hogs can be searching for a rematch this time in opposition to Creighton on December seventeenth on the highway at CHI Well being Heart in Omaha, Nebraska. Arkansas meets non-conference program on the San Diego Invitational. The Hogs open event versus Oregon (Tuesday, December 20) and can face both Ohio State or Virginia Tech on Wednesday, December 21.
Tipoff instances and televised info can be launched at a later date, together with the total SEC schedule.