COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Maryland basketball head coach Mark Turgeon announced his team’s 11-game non-conference schedule on Wednesday. The Terps will play nine home games during their non-conference slate, in addition to a neutral site matchup with 2018 Final Four participant Loyola Chicago at Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore on December 8. In total, UMD will face five teams that advanced to the 2018 NCAA Tournament through the first two months of the season.
Maryland will kick off the program’s 100th season with a home matchup vs. Delaware on November 6, followed by the squad’s lone road non-conference contest at Navy on November 9 in the 2018 Veterans Classic. Maryland will play five more home contests during the month of November including North Carolina A&T (Nov. 12), Hofstra (Nov. 16), Mount Saint Mary’s (Nov. 18), Marshall (Nov. 23) before hosting 2018 ACC Champion Virginia for the ACC-Big Ten Challenge on November 28.
After taking on Loyola Chicago in Baltimore, the Terrapins will play local foe Loyola University on December 11, before returning from an 11-day hiatus for exams to play Seton Hall (Dec. 22) and Radford (Dec. 29).
Maryland Basketball 2018-19 Non-Conference Schedule
October 30th – Lynn University (exh.)
November 6th – Delaware
November 9th – @ Navy
November 12th – North Carolina A&T
November 16th – Hofstra
November 18th – Mount Saint Mary’s
November 23rd – Marshall
November 28th – Virginia
December 8th – Loyola (Chicago) @ Royal Farms Arena
December 11th – Loyola (Maryland)
December 22nd – Seton Hall
December 29th – Radford