BUCKHANNON – Following the announcement by the Mountain East Conference (see story above), West Virginia Wesleyan men's and women’s basketball teams announced their schedules for the 2020-21 season.
The schedules features 16 games against Mountain East Conference opponents.
The MEC will begin the winter sports season with no spectators.
The league's Board of Directors will evaluate the policy no earlier than January 18, 2021. All games can be watched via live streaming.
Both teams will tip off the season at the Rockefeller Center on Thursday, January 7 as they play host to Fairmont State.
The women’s game will tip at 5:30 p.m. while the men will play at 7:30 p.m.
Both teams will have a quick turnaround for its first road contest of the season at Frostburg State on Sunday, January 10.
The regular season is scheduled to conclude on Feb. 27 at home against Davis & Elkins and the MEC Tournament is slated to take place March 3-7 at WesBanco arena in Wheeling.
MEC schedules are contingent upon the ability to conduct sport while adhering to state and local guidelines and COVID-19 surveillance testing at each member institution utilizing NCAA guidelines.
Games, dates, times, and locations are subject to change.
The 2020-21 WVWC men's and women’s basketball schedule:
Jan. 7 — Fairmont State
Jan. 10 — at Frostburg State
Jan. 13 — at Concord
Jan. 16 — Glenville State
Jan. 20 — West Virginia State
Jan. 23 — at Charleston
Jan. 27 — at Notre Dame (Ohio)
Jan. 30 — Alderson Broaddus
Feb. 3 — Wheeling
Feb. 7 — at West Liberty
Feb. 10 — at Davis & Elkins
Feb. 13 — Charleston
Feb. 17 — at Glenville State
Feb. 20 — at West Virginia State
Feb. 24 — Concord
Feb. 27 — Davis & Elkins