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Georgetown basketball schedule released

John Thompson III and Georgetown will play their first season in the newly configured Big East. (Toni L. Sandys/THE WASHINGTON POST)

Georgetown released its men’s basketball schedule on Thursday. All but one of their games will be televised, starting with the season opener against Oregon in South Korea on Nov. 8. The Hoyas begin play in the newly configured Big East on Dec. 31 at Verizon Center against DePaul. They also have games against national powers Kansas (Dec. 21 in Lawrence, Kan.) and Michigan State (Feb. 1 at Madison Square Garden in New York).

Date Opponent Time
Nov. 8 Oregon* (ESPN) 7
Nov. 13 Wright State (Fox Sports 1) 7
Nov. 21 Northeastern** (ESPN) 1
Nov. 22 Charlotte/Kansas State** (ESPN/ESPNU) TBD
Nov. 30 Lipscomb (FSN) noon
Dec. 5 High Point (FS1) 7
Dec. 7 Colgate (FS1) noon
Dec. 17 Elon 7
Dec. 21 at Kansas (ESPN) noon
Dec. 28 Florida International (FS1) noon
Dec. 31 DePaul (FS1) TBD
Jan. 4 St. John’s (FS1) noon
Jan. 8 at Providence (FS1) TBD
Jan. 11 at Butler (FS1) TBD
Jan. 15 at Xavier (CBS Sports Network) TBD
Jan. 18 Seton Hall (FS1) noon
Jan. 20 Marquette (FS1) 9
Jan. 25 at Creighton (FS1) TBD
Jan. 27 Villanova (FS1) 7
Feb. 1 Michigan State*** (FS1) TBD
Feb. 3 at DePaul (FS1) TBD
Feb. 8 Butler (CBS) 1
Feb. 10 Providence (FS1) 7
Feb. 16 at St. John’s (FS1) TBD
Feb. 20 at Seton Hall (CBSSN) TBD
Feb. 22 Xavier (FS1) noon
Feb. 27 at Marquette (FS1) TBD
March 4 Creighton (FS1) 7
March 8 at Villanova (FS1) TBD
March 12-15 Big East tournament TBD

*In Seoul

**Puerto Rico Tip-off in San Juan

***At Madison Square Garden in New York

After spending the first 17 years of his Post career writing and editing, Matt and the printed paper had an amicable divorce in 2014. He's now blogging and editing for the Early Lead and the Post's other Web-based products.



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