Men's Basketball Completes 2013-14 Schedule

Aug 30, 2013

The Auburn basketball team will open up the 2013-14 season on Friday, Nov. 8 against Nichols State as Auburn fourth-year head coach Tony Barbee announced the complete 2013-14 schedule on Friday.

"I'm excited about the upcoming season," Barbee said. "Our guys have worked hard this summer at getting better and we have a lot of new players that are up to the challenge of improving our team. The SEC will be tough as always."

Following the opener Auburn will play host to Northwestern State on Friday, Nov. 15 at 7 p.m. and Jacksonville State on Tuesday, Nov. 19, also at 7 p.m.

Auburn will face Murray State at home on Saturday, Nov. 23, at 7 p.m. in a rematch from last season. The following Tuesday (Nov. 26) Auburn will play host to Tennessee State at 7 p.m. as it finishes up a string of five straight home games to open up the season.

Auburn opens the month of December with its first road game of the season, playing at Iowa State at 6 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 2 on ESPNU as part of the SEC/Big XII Challenge. Auburn closes out that week against Illinois at Philips Arena in Atlanta at 2p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 8 in a game that will be televised by FSN. Both Iowa State and Illinois played in the NCAA Tournament last season.

Auburn will play a pair of ACC opponents at home later in the month, playing host to Clemson on Thursday, Dec. 19 at 7 p.m. on FSN and Boston College on Sunday, Dec. 22at 3 p.m. Auburn's last regular season game against Clemson came back in 1974 while the game against Boston College is the second in a home-and-home series between the two teams.

Auburn closes out the non-conference season with games against Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Monday, Dec. 30, and Florida A&M on Saturday, Jan. 4, with both games tipping at 7 p.m. from the Auburn Arena.

Auburn will play a pair of home exhibition games prior to the regular season starting, facing Victory University on Monday, Oct. 28 at 7 p.m. and Paine College on Friday, Nov. 1 at 7 p.m.

Season tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online at Aubtix.com.


2013-14 Auburn Men's Basketball SEC Schedule

DATE OPPONENT LOCATION TIME/NETWORK
Oct. 28 Victory University (Exhibition) AUBURN 7pm
Nov. 1 Paine College (Exhibition) AUBURN 7pm
Nov. 8 Nichols State AUBURN 7pm
Nov 15 Northwestern State AUBURN 7pm
Nov. 19 Jacksonville State AUBURN 7pm
Nov. 23 Murray State AUBURN 7pm
Nov. 26 Tennessee State AUBURN 7pm
Dec. 2 at Iowa State Ames, Iowa 6pm (ESPNU)
Dec. 8 vs. Illinois Atlanta, Ga. (Philiips Arena) 2pm (FSN)
Dec. 19 Clemson AUBURN 7pm (FSN)
Dec. 22 Boston College AUBURN 3pm
Dec. 30 Arkansas-Pine Bluff AUBURN 7pm
Jan. 4 Florida A&M AUBURN 7pm
Jan. 9 *at Ole Miss Oxford, Miss. 6pm (ESPN/2)
Jan. 11 *Missouri AUBURN 1pm (ESPNU)
Jan. 15 *at Tennessee Knoxville, Tenn. 6pm (CSS)
Jan. 18 *Florida AUBURN 3pm (SECN)
Jan. 22 *at Mississippi State Starkville, Miss. TBD (ESPN3)
Jan. 25 *at Arkansas Fayetteville, Ark. 5pm (FSN)
Jan. 29 *Alabama AUBURN 7pm (SECN)
Feb. 1 *Georgia AUBURN 12:30pm (SECN)
Feb. 5 *at South Carolina Columbia, S.C. TBD (ESPN3)
Feb. 8 *at LSU Baton Rouge, La. 3pm (SECN)
Feb. 12 *Kentucky AUBURN 7pm (SECN)
Feb. 15 *Mississippi State AUBURN 12:30pm (SECN)
Feb. 19 *at Florida Gainesville, Fla. 6pm (FSN)
Feb. 22 *Vanderbilt AUBURN 5pm (FSN)
Feb. 26 *South Carolina AUBURN 8pm (FSN)
Mar. 1 *at Alabama Tuscaloosa, Ala. 2pm (ESPNU)
Mar. 5 *Tennessee AUBURN 7pm (SECN)
Mar. 8 *at Texas A&M College Station, Texas 3pm (SECN)
Mar. 12-16 SEC Tournament Atlanta, Ga. TBA

All times CT

2013-14 Auburn Men's Basketball Schedule