LAWRENCE (KSNT)- Kansas basketball announced its non-conference schedule for the 2022-23 season on Tuesday.
The Jayhawks will open play with an exhibition match against DII opponent Pittsburg State on Nov. 2. Their first game against a DI opponent will be Omaha on Nov. 7.
Kansas will get a tough test quickly, as they’ll face Duke in just its third regular season game of the year on Nov. 15.
They’ll play in a Thanksgiving time tournament in the Bahamas Nov. 23-25. The tournament is called ‘Battle 4 Atlantis’ and other teams include Tennessee, Butler, BYU, Dayton, Wisconsin, NC State and USC.
Other notable matchups on this year’s non-conference schedule for KU include Missouri on Dec. 10, Indiana on Dec. 17 and Kentucky on Jan. 28.
Full non-conference schedule:
Day, Date – Opponent
Wednesday, Nov. 2 – PITTSBURG STATE (exhibition)
Monday, Nov. 7 – OMAHA
Thursday, Nov. 10 – NORTH DAKOTA STATE
Tuesday, Nov. 15 – vs. Duke (Champions Classic, Indianapolis, Ind.)
Friday, Nov. 18 – SOUTHERN UTAH
Wednesday, Nov. 23 – vs. TBD (Battle 4 Atlantis, Paradise Island, The Bahamas)
Thursday, Nov. 24 – vs. TBD (Battle 4 Atlantis, Paradise Island, The Bahamas)
Friday, Nov. 25 – vs. TBD (Battle 4 Atlantis, Paradise Island, The Bahamas)
Monday, Nov. 28 – TEXAS SOUTHERN
Thursday, Dec. 1 – SETON HALL (Big 12/BIG EAST Battle)
Saturday, Dec. 10 – at Missouri
Saturday, Dec. 17 – INDIANA
Thursday, Dec. 22 – HARVARD
Saturday, Dec. 31 – Big 12 play begins
Saturday, Jan. 28 – at Kentucky (SEC/Big 12 Challenge)
March 8-11 – Big 12 Championship (T-Mobile Center, Kansas City, Mo.)
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