SEC announces dates for men’s basketball conference games
The Southeastern Conference on Wednesday released the dates for each school’s 18 league games for the 2022-23 season.
The conference office previously announced each school’s home and away opponents for the upcoming season in June. Schedules and TV information for the 2022-23 regular season SEC schedule will be released at a later date.
Tennessee’s SEC 18-game slate begins with a road trip to Ole Miss on Wednesday, Dec. 28, marking the Vols’ first start date to play in the SEC since the 1989-90 season.
Following the conference season opener, Tennessee enjoys a six-day break before the SEC home opener against Mississippi State on Tuesday, Jan. 3.
Other notable home conference matchups include matchups with Kentucky (Saturday, Jan. 14), Auburn (Saturday, Feb. 4), Alabama (Wednesday, Feb. 15) and Arkansas (Tuesday, Feb. 28).
Games against Vanderbilt (Tuesday, Jan. 10), Georgia (Wednesday, Jan. 25), Missouri (Saturday, Feb. 11) and South Carolina (Saturday, Feb. 25) round out Tennessee’s home schedule.
Major conference games on the Tennessee road include a trip to Florida (Wednesday, Feb. 1), Kentucky (Saturday, Feb. 18), Texas A&M (Tuesday, Feb. 21) and the regular season finale at Auburn (Saturday, Feb. 18). february). March 4).
The Vols’ SEC road schedule also includes games at South Carolina (Saturday, Jan. 7), Mississippi State (Tuesday, Jan. 17), LSU (Saturday, Jan. 21) and Vanderbilt (Wednesday, Feb. 8). .
The SEC Tournament returns to Bridgestone Arena in Nashville in 2023, Wednesday, March 8 through Sunday, March 12.
Over the summer, Tennessee announced its 2022-23 non-conference slate, highlighted by a trip to Battle 4 Atlantis in November, neutral-site games against Colorado (Nashville) and Maryland (Brooklyn ), a road contest against Arizona and a home contest against Texas in the SEC/Big 12 Challenge.
After winning last season’s SEC Tournament title, the Vols have added a crop of highly-rated newcomers to an experienced core of the 2022 First-Team All-SEC selection. Santiago Vescovi, Josiah Jordan James, Olivier Nkamhoua and Uros Plavsic.
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2022-23 Tennessee Men’s Basketball SEC Schedule
Wednesday, December 28 at Ole Miss
Tuesday, January 3 State of Mississippi
Saturday, January 7 in South Carolina
Tuesday, January 10 Vanderbilt
Saturday, January 14 Kentucky
Tuesday, January 17 in Mississippi State
Saturday, January 21 at LSU
Wednesday, January 25 Georgia
Wednesday, February 1 in Florida
Saturday February 4 Auburn
Wednesday, February 8 at Vanderbilt
Saturday, February 11, Missouri
Wednesday, February 15 Alabama
Saturday, February 18 in Kentucky
Tuesday, February 21 at Texas A&M
Saturday February 25 South Carolina
Tuesday, February 28 Arkansas
Saturday, March 4 in Auburn