Georgia coach Tom Crean’s second season — and the likely debut of the nation’s No. 2 recruit — has been set for Nov. 5 in Athens.
The Bulldogs’ 13-game non-conference schedule was announced Tuesday, and UGA will face Western Carolina at Stegeman Coliseum in the season opener, with the tipoff time to be determined. Anthony Edwards, a 6-foot-5 guard who played at Holy Spirit Preparatory School, leads a recruiting class ranked in the top 10 of the 247Sports Composite.
The notable non-conference games include home games against Georgia Tech on Nov. 20 and SMU on Dec. 20 and games at Arizona State on Dec. 14 and at Memphis on Jan. 4. No game times were released Tuesday for any of the games.
Georgia will travel to Maui, Hawaii, for the Maui Jim Maui Invitational on Nov. 25-27. The bracket hasn’t been set, but the field consists of Georgia, Kansas, Michigan State, UCLA, Virginia Tech, Dayton, BYU and Chaminade.
Georgia’s non-conference schedule:
Tuesday, Nov. 5 vs. Western Carolina
Tuesday, Nov. 12 vs. The Citadel
Friday, Nov. 15 vs. Delaware State*
Wednesday, Nov. 20 vs. Georgia Tech
Monday, Nov. 25 vs. TBD (Maui, Hawaii)*
Tuesday, Nov. 26 vs. TBD (Maui, Hawaii)*
Wednesday, Nov. 27 vs. TBD (Maui, Hawaii)*
Wednesday, Dec. 4 vs. N.C. Central
Saturday, Dec. 14 at Arizona State
Friday, Dec. 20 vs. SMU
Monday, Dec. 23 vs. Georgia Southern
Monday, Dec. 30 vs. Austin Peay
Saturday, Jan. 4 at Memphis
* - Game is part of the Maui Jim Maui Invitational. The Nov. 15 game is scheduled for Stegeman Coliseum.
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