William and Mary released its nonconference men's basketball schedule Monday, highlighted by four matchups against 2015 NCAA Tournament participants.
Coming off a 20-13 season that ended in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament, the Tribe will open the new season Nov. 13 at N.C. State (NCAA tourney Sweet 16), one of two Atlantic Coast Conference teams on the ledger along with Virginia (NCAA tourney third round). W&M will visit the Cavaliers Dec. 5.
W&M will visit Dayton (NCAA tourney third round) Nov. 21, a game prior to hosting Hampton University (NCAA tourney second round) Nov. 25.
The Tribe's six-game home slate also includes games against NIT semifinalist Old Dominion, Big South regular season champion High Point and Mid-American Conference regular season winner Central Michigan.
Other nonconference instate matchups for W&M include a visit to Liberty Nov. 17 and a home game Dec. 18 against Division III Mary Washington.
W&M 2015-16 men's basketball schedule
Fri. Nov. 13 at N.C. State Raleigh, N.C.
Tues. Nov. 17 at Liberty Lynchburg, Va. 7 PM
THURS. NOV. 19 WASHINGTON ADVENTIST
Sat. Nov. 21 at Dayton Dayton, Ohio
WED. NOV. 25 HAMPTON
Sat. Nov. 28 at Howard Washington, D.C. 4 PM
TUES. DEC. 1 OLD DOMINION
Sat. Dec. 5 at Virginia Charlottesville, Va.
FRI. DEC. 18 MARY WASHINGTON
MON. DEC. 21 HIGH POINT
TUES. DEC. 29 CENTRAL MICHIGAN
THURS. DEC. 31 TOWSON *
SAT. JAN. 2 CHARLESTON *
Thurs. Jan. 7 at Drexel * Philadelphia, Pa.
SAT. JAN. 9 NORTHEASTERN *
Thurs. Jan. 14 at Charleston * Charleston, S.C.
Sat. Jan. 16 at UNCW * Wilmington, N.C. 7 PM
THURS. JAN. 21 ELON *
Sat. Jan. 23 at Hofstra * Hempstead, N.Y.
Thurs. Jan. 28 at Delaware * Newark, Del.
SAT. JAN. 30 JAMES MADISON *
Thurs. Feb. 4 at Northeastern * Boston, Mass.
SAT. FEB. 6 DELAWARE * TV: NBCSN . 2:30 PM
THURS. FEB. 11 HOFSTRA *
Sat. Feb. 13 at Towson * Towson, Md.
THURS. FEB. 18 UNCW *
SAT. FEB. 20 DREXEL *
Thurs. Feb. 25 at Elon * Elon, N.C.
Sat. Feb. 27 at James Madison * TV: NBCSN Harrisonburg, Va. 2:30 PM
Fri. March 4 CAA First Round TV: CAA.TV Baltimore, Md.
Sat. March 5 CAA Quarterfinals TV: Comcast SportsNet Baltimore, Md.
Sun. March 6 CAA Semifinals TV: NBCSN Baltimore, Md.
Mon. March 7 CAA Championship Game TV: NBCSN Baltimore, Md.
* Colonial Athletic Association games