Scottie Bordelon is a reporter for the Hawgs Sports Network. He has a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Arkansas and previously covered high school sports for the Times Record in Fort Smith and the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. He was the 2022 Arkansas Sportswriter of the Year.
With SEC release, Hogs' full schedule finalized
Arkansas coach Eric Musselman is shown during an NCAA Tournament game against Illinois on Thursday, March 16, 2023, in Des Moines, Iowa.
FAYETTEVILLE — The Southeastern Conference on Thursday released the 18-game men’s basketball league schedule for 2024.
Game times and television designations will be announced at a later date.
Arkansas, entering Year 5 under Eric Musselman, is scheduled to open SEC play on Saturday, Jan. 6 against Auburn. The Razorbacks’ first true road game of the season is set for Jan. 10 at Georgia.
The team’s final two road games of the regular season are scheduled for March 2 at Kentucky and March 9 at Alabama.
Arkansas’ other home Saturday games include South Carolina on Jan. 20, Kentucky on Jan. 27, Georgia on Feb. 10 and Missouri on Feb. 24. The Razorbacks will also face Florida, LSU and Mississippi State in weekend road games.
All dates are now known on Arkansas’ 2023-24 schedule, which begins with a Nov. 6 matchup against Alcorn State in Bud Walton Arena. The Razorbacks are also scheduled to host Purdue in a charity exhibition on Oct. 28.
Arkansas' complete 2023-24 basketball schedule
Sat., Oct. 28 — Purdue (exhibition)
Mon., Nov. 6 — Alcorn State (season opener)
Fri., Nov. 10 — Gardner-Webb
Mon., Nov. 13 — Old Dominion
Fri., Nov. 17 — UNC-Greensboro
Wed., Nov. 22 — Stanford (Battle 4 Atlantis)
Thu., Nov. 23 — Michigan/Memphis (Battle 4 Atlantis)
Fri., Nov. 24 — TBD (Battle 4 Atlantis)
Wed., Nov. 29 — Duke (ACC/SEC Challenge)
Mon., Dec. 4 — Furman
Sat., Dec. 9 — Oklahoma (in Tulsa)
Sat., Dec. 16 — Lipscomb (in North Little Rock)
Thu., Dec. 21 — Abilene Christian
Sat., Dec. 30 — UNC-Wilmington
Sat., Jan. 6 — Auburn
Wed., Jan. 10 — at Georgia
Sat., Jan. 13 — at Florida
Tue., Jan. 16 — Texas A&M
Sat., Jan. 20 — South Carolina
Wed., Jan. 24 — at Ole Miss
Sat., Jan. 27 — Kentucky
Wed., Jan. 31 — at Missouri
Sat., Feb. 3 — at LSU
Sat., Feb. 10 — Georgia
Wed., Feb. 14 — Tennessee
Sat., Feb. 17 — at Mississippi State
Tue., Feb. 20 — at Texas A&M
Sat., Feb. 24 — Missouri
Tue., Feb. 27 — Vanderbilt
Sat., March 2 — at Kentucky
Wed., March 6 — LSU
Sat., March 9 — at Alabama
March 13-17 — SEC Tournament (in Nashville, Tenn.)
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