America East Conference

UMBC releases men's, women's basketball conference schedules

UMBC releases men's, women's basketball conference schedules

As the lone school in the America East Conference from south of the Mason-Dixon Line, UMBC will be doing plenty of traveling in January, February and March for their conference schedule.

As the conference has in the previous 13 seasons, both men’s and women’s teams will embark on a 16-game, double round-robin format. The style is meant to equalize competition across the conference and line up with television opportunities, as well as making sure athletes get to class as well, according to an America East news release.

The UMBC men’s schedule is a little top-heavy, with eight games in January. In February, they’ll take the first week off and play seven, though they’ll be on the...

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