2011-2012 Indiana Hoosiers Basketball Schedule Released

Eric SmithCorrespondent IIISeptember 7, 2011

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 10:  (L-R) Verdell Jones III #12, Christian Watford #2, Victor Oladipo #4, Jordan Hulls #1 and Jeremiah Rivers #5 of the Indiana Hoosiers run towards the bench for a timeout against the Penn State Nittany Lions during the first round of the 2011 Big Ten Men's Basketball Tournament at Conseco Fieldhouse on March 10, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Penn State won 61-55. (Photo by Chris Chambers/Getty Images)
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The Indiana Hoosiers open their 2011-2012 season on 11/11/11 against Stony Brook University in Assembly Hall.

The Hoosiers will play 19 home games in front of the Hoosier faithful in Assembly Hall.  Notable games in the Hall are Butler, Kentucky, Ohio State, Illinois, Michigan State, and Purdue.

The Hoosiers also play in-state rival Notre Dame at Conseco Fieldhouse on December 17th.

Indiana will travel to Evansville in an early season match-up on November 16th to showcase Cody Zeller.  Zeller's brother Tyler, who plays for North Carolina, came to play Evansville last year.

The Big Ten/ACC Challenge game this year will be against NC State on November 30th.

The two match-ups against Purdue are February 4th in West Lafayette and the season finale on March 4th at Assembly Hall in Bloomington.

Schedule:

 

   Opponent / Event Location Time / Result
11/11/11 vs. Stony Brook TV Bloomington, Ind. 7:00 p.m. ET
11/13/11 vs. Chattanooga (Hoosier Invitational) TV Bloomington, Ind. 5:00 p.m. ET
11/16/11 at Evansville TV Evansville, Ind. TBA
11/19/11 vs. Gardner-Webb (Hoosier Invitational) TV Bloomington, Ind. 8:00 p.m. ET
11/21/11 vs. Savannah State (Hoosier Invitational) TV Bloomington, Ind. 6:30 p.m. ET
11/27/11 vs. Butler (Hoosier Invitational) TV Bloomington, Ind. 7:00 p.m. ET
Big Ten/ACC Challenge
11/30/11 at NC State TV Raleigh, N.C. 7:15 p.m. ET
12/04/11 vs. Stetson TV Bloomington, Ind. 4:30 p.m. ET
12/10/11 vs. Kentucky TV Bloomington, Ind. 5:15 p.m. ET
Crossroads Classic (Conseco Fieldhouse)
12/17/11 vs. Notre Dame TV Indianapolis, Ind. 4:30 p.m. ET
12/19/11 vs. Howard TV Bloomington, Ind. 6:30 p.m. ET
12/22/11 vs. UMBC TV Bloomington, Ind. 6:00 p.m. ET
12/28/11 at Michigan State * TV East Lansing, Mich. 7:30 p.m. ET
12/31/11 vs. Ohio State * TV Bloomington, Ind. 6:00 p.m. ET
01/05/12 vs. Michigan * Bloomington, Ind. TBA
01/08/12 at Penn State * TV State College, Pa. 12:00 p.m. ET
01/12/12 vs. Minnesota * TV Bloomington, Ind. 8:00 p.m. ET
01/15/12 at Ohio State * TV Columbus, Ohio TBA
01/18/12 at Nebraska * TV Lincoln, Neb. 7:00 p.m. ET
01/22/12 vs. Penn State * TV Bloomington, Ind. 12:00 p.m. ET
01/26/12 at Wisconsin * TV Madison, Wisc. 9:00 p.m. ET
01/29/12 vs. Iowa * TV Bloomington, Ind. 6:00 p.m. ET
02/01/12 at Michigan * TV Ann Arbor, Mich. 6:30 p.m. ET
02/04/12 at Purdue * TV West Lafayette, Ind. 7:00 p.m. ET
02/09/12 vs. Illinois * TV Bloomington, Ind. 8:00 p.m. ET
02/15/12 vs. Northwestern * TV Bloomington, Ind. 6:30 p.m. ET
02/18/12 at Iowa * TV Iowa City, Iowa TBA
02/22/12 vs. North Carolina Central TV Bloomington, Ind. 7:00 p.m. ET
02/25/12 at Minnesota * TV Minneapolis, Minn. TBA
02/26/12 at Minnesota * TV Minneapolis, Minn. TBA
02/28/12 vs. Michigan State TV Bloomington, Ind. 7:00 p.m. ET
03/04/12 vs. Purdue * TV Bloomington, Ind. 6:00 p.m. ET
Big Ten Tournament (Conseco Fieldhouse)
03/08/12 Big Ten Tournament * TV Indianapolis, Ind. TBA
03/09/12 Big Ten Tournament * TV Indianapolis, Ind. TBA
03/10/12 Big Ten Tournament * TV Indianapolis, Ind. TBA
03/11/12 Big Ten Tournament * TV Indianapolis, Ind. TBA