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Men's Basketball Schedule Features Several Key Dates
The Penn State Altoona men's basketball team looks forward to its 2012-2013 schedule, which includes several key dates.
The team's preseason is highlighted by games against NCAA Division I Saint Francis University and Division II Pitt-Johnstown. The Lions will travel to Loretto to face the Red Flash on Friday, November 2 at 7:00 PM. They take on the Panthers on Monday, November 12 at 7:30 PM in Johnstown.
The Lions' regular season schedule begins on Saturday, November 16 when the team takes part in the two-day Coaches vs. Cancer Classic hosted by Juniata College. Next season, Penn State Altoona will host the weekend men's basketball event.
Penn State Altoona opens Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference play on the road, playing Franciscan University on Wednesday, November 28 at 8:00 PM.
The team's home opener is on Saturday, December 1 at 3:00 PM in the Adler Gym against AMCC foe Pitt-Bradford.
The Lions host 10 home games in all, seven of which occur during the month of January.
To view the entire 2012-2013 men's basketball schedule, go to http://www.altoona.psu.edu/sports/mbasketball/sched_results.php online.
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