Oct. 5, 2009
2009-10 NIU Home Schedule
DEKALB, Ill. - Game times for the Northern Illinois men's basketball team's 2009-10 schedule have been finalized, it was announced Monday. Including the two exhibition games in early November, the Huskies will host 16 contests at the Convocation Center.
NIU's first exhibition game will be versus Aurora on Sunday, Nov. 1, and is set to be played at 3 p.m. The Huskies will complete their exhibition season against Marygrove College Friday, Nov. 6, at 7 p.m.
Nine regular-season games are scheduled for 7 p.m. starts. They are as follows: Tennessee State (Friday, Nov. 20), Bradley (Wednesday, Dec. 2), Temple (Wednesday, Dec. 30), Western Michigan (Wednesday, Jan. 13), Ohio (Wednesday, Jan. 27), Miami University (Saturday, Feb. 6), Ball State (Saturday, Feb. 13), Central Michigan (Wednesday, Feb. 24) and Toledo (Thursday, March 4).
Afternoon tip-offs include the contests against Southeast Missouri State (Sunday, Nov. 22 at 3:30 p.m.), Maryland-Eastern Shore (Tuesday, Dec. 22 at 1 p.m.), North Dakota (Saturday, Jan. 2 at 3 p.m.), Eastern Michigan (Saturday, Jan. 16 at 3 p.m.) and Buffalo (Saturday, Jan. 30 at 1 p.m.).
All games are listed in Central Standard Time.