Colorado launches 2022-23 nonconference schedule

BOULDER – The University of Colorado has announced its 2022-23 men’s basketball non-conference schedule, which will feature no less than six teams that advanced to national postseason play last year.

The Buffaloes will play six home games during non-conference play along with five previously announced road contests; four of those in neutral places.

Colorado and Colorado State will square off for the first time in three years, headlining the Buffaloes’ non-conference schedule. The Rams, who are chasing an NCAA Tournament appearance in 2022, will visit the CU Events Center on Thursday, Dec. 8.

Colorado officially announces the 2022-23 season on Monday, Nov. 7 at home against UC Riverside.

After the home opener, the Buffaloes will play all five non-conference road games in a nine-day span. The Buffaloes will make a historic trip to Grambling State, part of the Pac-12/Southwestern Athletic Conference educational and scheduling partnership, to play the Tigers on Friday, Nov. 11 in Grambling, La. Colorado will then travel to meet 2021-22 SEC Tournament Champion Tennessee on Sunday, Nov. 13 at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn.

Next weekend, Colorado continues to participate in the 2022 Myrtle Beach Invitational in Conway, SC As recently reported, the Buffaloes will open against UMass on Thursday, November 17th and play either Texas A&M or Murray State on Friday, November 18th. , with a final game on Sunday, November 20.

After a tough road start, Colorado will play six of its next seven at home, a streak that includes two Pac-12 games since the start of the season. First, the Buffaloes will host 2021-22 Ivy League tournament champion and NCAA participant Yale on Sunday, Nov. 27, serving as a reunion for the Colorado graduate transfer. Jalen Gabbidon who played for the Bulldogs from 2017-21.

The Buffaloes move on to Pac-12 action for the next two, hosting Arizona State on Thursday, December 1st and traveling to Washington on Sunday, December 4th.

After the game at Colorado State on Dec. 8, the Buffaloes complete the non-conference schedule with three home games, starting with a first meeting with North Alabama on Thursday, Dec. 15. Colorado will then host a pair of Big Sky Conference foes. , facing Northern Colorado on Sunday, December 18th and Southern Utah on Wednesday, December 21st.

Times and television for all games will be announced later this summer, along with the rest of the Pac-12 schedule.

Colorado Men’s Basketball season tickets are on sale now, starting at $240 for reserved seating. Those wishing to purchase online can visit CUBuffs.com/tickets to leave a deposit at this time, with a follow-up from a member of the CU Athletic ticket office sales team. For more information on purchasing season tickets, call 303-492-8282.
 

DATE

OPPONENT

LOCATION

TIME (MT)

TV

Monday, November 7

UC RIVERSIDE

BOULDER

TBA

TBA

Friday, November 11

at Grambling State

Grambling, La.

TBA

TBA

Sunday, November 13

#vs. Tennessee

Nashville, Tenn.

TBA

TBA

Thursday, November 17

^UMass

Conway, SC

11:30 am

ESPNU

Friday, November 18

^Texas A&M/Murray State

Conway, SC

10:00/12:00

ESPN2/U

Sunday, November 20

^TBA

Conway, SC

TBA

TBA

Sunday, November 27

YALE

BOULDER

TBA

TBA

Thursday, December 1

*STATE OF ARIZONA

BOULDER

TBA

TBA

Sunday, December 4

*in Washington

Seattle, Wash.

TBA

TBA

Thursday, December 8

STATE OF COLORADO

BOULDER

TBA

TBA

Thursday, Dec. 15

NORTH ALABAMA

BOULDER

TBA

TBA

Sunday, Dec. 18

NORTH COLORADO

BOULDER

TBA

TBA

Wednesday, Dec. 21

SOUTHERN UTAH

BOULDER

TBA

TBA

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