MIT Announces 2011-12 Men’s Basketball Schedule

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Looking to build on a stretch of recent success, unparalleled in program history, the MIT men's basketball team will open up its 2011-12 campaign on November 15 with a road contest at Curry College. The Cardinal and Gray, who will be looking to reach the NCAA Division III tournament for the fourth year in a row, released its full schedule for the 2011-12 season on Friday.  

The Engineers will make their home debut on Thursday, November 17 against Gordon College at 7:00 p.m., one of 12 contests to be played at Rockwell Cage. Tech will also welcome RPI to Cambridge on Saturday, November 19.

The Cardinal and Gray opens up New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action on Wednesday, January 4 at home against Springfield College. The Engineers close out the regular season February 15 on the road against WPI, the team they defeated in last year's NEWMAC championship.

The conference tournament will begin on Wednesday, February 22 with semifinals following on Saturday, February 25. The NEWMAC championship game will be held that Sunday at 1:00 p.m.

2011-12 MIT Men's Basketball Schedule

Nov. 11 at Harvard Univ. # 7:00 PM
Nov. 15 at Curry Coll. 8:00 PM
Nov. 17 GORDON COLL. 7:00 PM
Nov. 19 RENSSELAER 2:00 PM
Nov. 22 at Emmanuel Coll. 7:00 PM
Nov. 26    SUFFOLK UNIV. 2:00 PM
Nov. 29 at Emerson Coll. 7:00 PM
Dec. 1 at Newbury Coll. 7:00 PM
Dec. 3 LESLEY UNIV. 3:00 PM
Dec. 6 at UMass Boston 7:00 PM
Dec. 8 SALEM STATE UNIV. 7:00 PM
Dec. 10 at Tufts Univ. 2:00 PM
Dec. 14 WHEELOCK COLL. 7:00 PM
Jan. 4 SPRINGFIELD COLL. * 7:00 PM
Jan. 7 WHEATON COLL. * 2:00 PM
Jan. 11 at U.S. Coast Guard Academy * 7:00 PM
Jan. 14 at Babson Coll. * 2:00 PM
Jan. 21 WPI * 3:00 PM
Jan. 25 CLARK UNIV. * 7:00 PM
Jan. 28 U.S. COAST GUARD ACADEMY *    2:00 PM
Feb. 1 at Wheaton Coll. * 7:00 PM
Feb. 4 at Springfield Coll. * 2:00 PM
Feb. 8 BABSON COLL. * 6:00 PM
Feb. 11 at Clark Univ. * 3:00 PM
Feb. 15 at WPI * 7:00 PM

# Exhibition
* New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference game

All Times Eastern (Local Time) and subject to change

Home games in BOLD