B1G Announces 2015-2016 Basketball Schedule

Michigan's 2015-2016 basketball schedule is set with the Big Ten's announcement of its conference schedule on Thursday.

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Michigan’s 2015-2016 basketball schedule is officially finalized after the Big Ten announced its conference slate today.


U-M opens conference play with a trip to Illinois on Wednesday, Dec. 30. The Wolverines will then travel back to Crisler to face Penn State on Jan. 2, the first of two games played against the Nittany Lions. Both teams play again on Jan. 30 at Madison Square Garden.


U-M will also see its biggest rivals in Michigan State and Ohio State once this season. The only home game between the two programs is against the Spartans on Feb. 6.


In addition, U-M will see Iowa, Maryland, Minnesota, Purdue – in addition to Penn State – twice this season.


Full Big Ten Conference Schedule:


at Illinois Dec. 30
vs. Penn State Jan. 2
at Purdue Jan. 7
vs. Maryland Jan. 12
at Iowa Jan. 17
at Nebraska Jan. 23

vs. Rutgers Jan. 27

at Penn State (Madison Square Gardens) Jan. 30

vs. Indiana Feb. 2

vs. Michigan State Feb. 6

at Minnesota Feb. 10

vs. Purdue Feb. 13

at Ohio State Feb. 16

at Maryland Feb. 21

vs. Northwestern Feb. 24

at Wisconsin Feb. 28

vs. Iowa Mar. 5

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