While the Maryland men’s basketball team will wait a few more weeks to learn its Big Ten schedule, the conference announced each team’s opponents for the 2017-18 season on Monday.
The Terps will play Michigan, Michigan State, Northwestern, Penn State and Purdue at home and away, while hosting Iowa, Minnesota, Rutgers and Wisconsin at Xfinity Center. Maryland will play only on the road at Illinois, Indiana, Nebraska and Ohio State.
Six of those teams joined Maryland in the NCAA tournament last season, when coach Mark Turgeon’s squad was a No. 6 seed and lost to No. 11 seed Xavier in its opening game.
The Terps enter this year hoping their trio of sophomores — guards Kevin...