Michigan, Big Ten announce 20-game regular season schedule
8/9/2022 12:30:00 p.m.
// Tom Wywrot
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ROSEMONT, Ill.– Along with the Big Ten Conference, the University of Michigan men’s basketball team announced its 20-game conference schedule for the upcoming 2022-23 season on Thursday (September 8).
UM’s 11-game non-conference schedule was released in mid-August and the Wolverines are scheduled to play 31 regular-season games in total. After the 2020-21 schedule was changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Wolverines will restart conference play with a game in early December for the fifth time in the last six years. This season, Maize and Blue will have just one: a contest in Minnesota on Thursday (December 8). UM is 5-3 in first conference games.
After closing out the non-conference season with a home game against Central Michigan on Dec. 30, Michigan will open calendar year 2023 and restart Big Ten play with Maryland arriving at the Crisler Center on Jan. 1. The first 10 games will be split evenly with five home games and five away games, highlighted by Michigan’s trip to Michigan State on Jan. 7 for the first of two in-state rivalry games.
During the final nine-game stretch, the Wolverines will play four of their first five games in Ann Arbor as Ohio State (February 5), Nebraska (February 8), Indiana (February 11) and Michigan State (February 18). . ) visit the Crisler Center. The only road game in that span is at Wisconsin on Feb. 14.
The Wolverines will close out the Big Ten regular season when they hit the road for three of the last four games. UM’s final slate consists of games at Rutgers (Feb. 23), at Illinois (March 2) and the regular season finale at Indiana (March 5). The final at home is against Wisconsin on February 26.
Overall, UM’s 20-game conference roster has individual home games against Nebraska, Ohio State and Purdue, as well as individual road games at Illinois, Iowa and Rutgers. The breakdown of the home and home series includes Indiana, Maryland, Michigan State, Minnesota, Northwestern, Penn State, and Wisconsin.
The 2023 Big Ten Tournament (March 8-12) will return to the United Center in Chicago, while the NCAA Final Four (April 1-3) will take place in Houston, Texas at NRG Stadium .
The Wolverines will officially begin practice on Monday, September 26.
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Ticket Packs for the 2022-23 season will go on sale starting Tuesday, September 20. For information on Michigan Men’s Basketball Tickets 2022-23, please complete the Men’s Basketball Ticket Interest Form.