Gainesville- The Florida Gators men’s basketball team has finally completed their non-conference schedule.
The schedule includes the Gators playing eleven games around seven different sites in the state of Florida.
The Gators will open the season in Jacksonville against the FGCU Eagles at the Jax Veterans Arena on November 11. The Gators also play in Lakeland on November 17 against St. Bonaventure.
The Gators will participate in the Advocare Invitational in Orlando from November 24-27, opening with Seton Hall.
Florida matches up against North Florida at the UNF arena on December 1. Florida beat UNF in the first round of the 2015 NIT at the arena 97-68.
Florida then heads to New York for the Jimmy V Classic against Duke. And returns to the state to take on the Florida State Seminoles in Tallahassee.
The Gators head south to Miami for the Orange Bowl Classic against UNC-Charlotte before finally opening the new Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center against UA-Little Rock.
See the complete non-conference schedules below:
- Nov 11 / FGCU / Jacksonville
- Nov 13 / Mercer / Jacksonville
- Nov 17 / St. Bonaventure / Lakeland, FL
- Nov 21 / Belmont / Tampa
- Nov 24 / Seton Hall / Orlando
- Nov 25 / TBD / Orlando
- Nov 27 / TBD / Orlando
- Dec 1 / @North Florida / Jacksonville
- Dec 6 / Duke / New York City
- Dec 11 / @FSU / Tallahassee
- Dec 17 / Charlotte / Sunrise, FL
- Dec 21 / Little Rock / Gainesville
- Jan 28 / @Oklahoma / Norman, OK