basketball court 2OWENSBORO, Ky. (8/3/18) — The Brescia University men's basketball team has released its 2018-19 schedule. The Bearcats will open the 2018-19 season on the road at Olivet Nazarene University on Oct. 26. Tip-off for the season opener is set for 7:30 p.m.

Brescia will host its home opener on Oct. 29 versus Crowley Ridge College, a team out of Arkansas. Tip-off for the Bearcats' home opener is slated for 7 p.m.

The Bearcats will also play three NCAA Division 1 programs.

Brescia will travel to Murray State for its first exhibition game on November 5.

The Bearcats will venture to Tennessee-Martin on December 15.

In another exhibition game, Brescia will travel to Richmond for a game versus Eastern Kentucky on December 29.

The Bearcats are also playing in the NAIA Showcase in Kingsport, Tenn., November 24-25. Brescia's Alumni/Senior Night Game will be held on February 16, 2019. River States Conference rival IU Kokomo will visit Brescia for the Alumni/Senior Night Game.

"This year's schedule is very challenging," said Brescia Coach Brian Skortz. "Our conference had three teams in the top 25 in the nation including number one ranked IU East. With the strength our non-conference schedule we will be prepared to compete in the River States Conference."

The 2018-19 Brescia men's basketball schedule is available at



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