North Carolina forward James Michael McAdoo and the Tar Heels will play at Michigan State on Dec. 4. ROBERT WILLETT
CHAPEL HILL — The details are set for North Carolina’s game at Michigan State in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. ESPN announced today that the game will be played on Dec. 4, a Wednesday, and will tip off at 9 p.m. It will be broadcast nationally on ESPN.
This is the second consecutive season that the Tar Heels are going on the road for their ACC/Big Ten Challenge game. UNC suffered an 83-59 defeat at Indiana last season.
With the announcement today, and some others that preceded it, UNC’s schedule is coming into focus. Here’s a look at known dates (and times, if available) for select games:
Nov. 1 - exhibition
Nov. 8 – vs. Oakland
Nov. 23 – vs. Richmond, noon (Naismith Hall of Fame Tip-Off, Uncasville, Conn.)
Nov. 24 – vs. Louisville or Fairfield, 1 p.m./3 p.m. (Naismith Hall of Fame Tip-Off, Uncasville, Conn.)
Dec. 1 – at UAB
Dec. 4 – at Michigan State, 9 p.m. (ACC/Big Ten Challenge)
Dec. 14 - vs. Kentucky
Jan. 20 – at Virginia, 7 p.m.
Feb. 17 – at Florida State, 7 p.m.
March 3 – vs. Notre Dame, 7 p.m.
March 8 – at Duke, 9 p.m.