by Matt Dunaway, Director/Communications
STARKVILLE – The Mississippi State males’s basketball program unveiled its 2022-23 SEC slate and its non-conference residence schedule on Wednesday.
The SEC workplace and its tv companions will reveal sport occasions and tv community assignments at a later date.
In two quick months, Mississippi State will open its 2022-23 marketing campaign and play its first sport of the Chris Jans period versus Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (Nov. 7), a 2022 NCAA Event participant from the Southland Convention, at Humphrey Coliseum.
Followers can buy season tickets via Mississippi State’s Athletic Ticket Workplace beginning as little as $155 at www.HailState.com/tickets or by calling (662) 325-2600/(888) 463-2947 (GO DAWGS) for this system’s much-anticipated first season below Coach Jans.
As beforehand launched, Mississippi State’s 18-game SEC schedule contains no less than one matchup with all 13 league foes. The Bulldogs have home-and-home conferences with 2022 NCAA Event squads Alabama and Tennessee along with Missouri, Ole Miss and South Carolina.
Mississippi State will look to make the most of its residence courtroom with 4 of its first seven league video games contained in the pleasant confines of Humphrey Coliseum. The schedule balances out for the Bulldogs with 4 of their last seven SEC contests on the street.
Mississippi State embarks into SEC motion with a house matchup towards Alabama (Dec. 28). It marks the ninth time total and the primary time since 2016-17 that the Bulldogs will meet the Crimson Tide of their SEC opener.
January’s schedule has Saturday residence dates with Ole Miss (Jan. 7) and Florida (Jan. 21) sandwiched between at midweek matchup with Tennessee (Jan. 17), the 2022 SEC Event champion.
The Bulldogs have January return journeys to Tennessee (Jan. 3) and Alabama (Jan. 25) together with street tilts at Georgia (Jan. 11), defending SEC common season champion Auburn (Jan. 14) and South Carolina (Jan. 31).
The February slate begins with three of the primary 4 video games at residence towards Missouri (Feb. 4), LSU (Feb. 8) and Kentucky (Feb. 15). State’s final two outings at The Hump are versus Texas A&M (Feb. 25) and South Carolina (Feb. 28).
The Bulldogs will make second half SEC street stops at Arkansas (Feb. 11) who has appeared in consecutive NCAA Elite Eights coupled with Ole Miss (Feb. 18), Missouri (Feb. 21) and Vanderbilt (March 4).
The 2023 SEC Event returns to Bridgestone Area, residence of the NHL’s Nashville Predators, March 8-12. The Music Metropolis will function the house for the five-day occasion via 2029-30.
Following the 2022-23 season opener with Texas A&M Corpus Christi (Nov. 7), the Bulldogs additionally play host to Arkansas Pine Bluff (Nov. 13), South Dakota (Nov. 17), Omaha (Nov. 28), Mississippi Valley State (Dec. 3) and Nicholls State (Dec. 17) at Humphrey Coliseum.
As soon as once more, the Maroon and White is scheduled to play a non-conference sport at Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson. The Bulldogs have traveled to the capital metropolis throughout eight of the final 9 seasons. Furter particulars for State’s mid-December non-conference matchup in Jackson can be introduced at a later date.
Mississippi State’s non-conference slate is already highlighted by a Saturday SEC/Massive 12 matchup with TCU (Jan. 28), a consensus high 25 preseason choose. The Bulldogs even have a return journey to Massive Ten nation to satisfy Minnesota (Dec. 11) to finish a home-and-home sequence.
Mississippi State will tackle Marquette (Nov. 21) from the BIG EAST Convention, a program who has appeared in three of the final 5 NCAA Tournaments, to open the 2022 Fort Myers Tipoff. The Bulldogs even have a assured matchup with both Georgia Tech or Utah (Nov. 23) in Fort Myers.
Mississippi State has a impartial web site matchup with Drake (Dec. 20) who has averaged 23.8 wins per season going again to 2019-20 at Battle within the Vault hosted by Nebraska’s Pinnacle Financial institution Area. The Bulldogs additionally will sq. off with one other high quality mid-major opponent throughout the season’s first week on the Wells Fargo Heart, residence of the NBA’s Philadelphia 76ers.
Go to www.HailState.com for the most recent information and knowledge on the lads’s basketball program. Followers can also observe this system on its social media shops by looking out ‘HailStateMBK’ on Fb, Twitter and Instagram.
by Matt Dunaway, Director/Communications