On Wednesday Virginia Tech nation learned the when and where of the Hokies' ACC basketball scheudule. One day later, all the dates have been filled in. The Hokies will open the 2012-13seasonat home against East Tennessee State on November 10, the first of three straight home games. Notable opponents include Iowa and Oklahoma State at Cassell Coliseum, West Virginia in Morgantown and Brigham Young in Salt lLake City on Dec. 29.
New head coach James Johnson will also direct his squad in theContinental Tire Las Vegas Classic. Early round games against Mississippi Valley State (Dec. 10) and Georgia Southern (Dec. 15) are at home beforeheading toVegas for two games, starting with BradleyDec. 22.Conference play begins Jan. 5 at Maryland.2012-13 Virginia Tech Mens Basketball non-conference schedule (home games in CAPS)Day Date Opponent Time Sat. Nov. 10 ETSU TBA Mon. Nov. 12 RHODE ISLAND TBAThurs. Nov. 15 VMI TBAMon. Nov. 19 at UNC Greensboro (Greensboro Coliseum) TBAFri. Nov. 23 APPALACHIAN STATE TBATue. Nov. 27 IOWA 7:15 p.m. (Big TenACC Challenge)
Sat. Dec. 1 OKLAHOMA STATE TBASat. Dec. 8 at West Virginia TBAMon. Dec. 10 MISSISSIPPI VALLEY STATE TBA Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic (Blacksburg, Va.)
Sat. Dec. 15 GEORGIA SOUTHERN TBA Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic (Blacksburg, Va.)Sat. Dec. 22 Bradley TBA (Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic, Las Vegas)
Sun. Dec. 23 Champ.Consolation TBA (Continental Tire Las Vegas Classic, Las Vegas)Sat. Dec. 29 BYU (Salt Lake City, Utah) TBASat. Jan. 5 at Maryland 12 p.m
Wed. Jan. 9 BOSTON COLLEGE 7 p.m.
Sat. Jan. 12 at Georgia Tech 2:30 p.m.
Sat. Jan. 19 WAKE FOREST 2 p.m.
Thur. Jan. 24 VIRGINIA 8 p.m.
Sun. Jan. 27 at Clemson 1 p.m.
Wed. Jan. 30 MIAMI 9 p.m.
Sat. Feb. 2 at North Carolina 12 p.m.
Thur. Feb. 7 MARYLAND 9 p.m.
Sat. Feb. 9 GEORGIA TECH 1 p.m.
Tue. Feb. 12 at Virginia 7 p.m.
Sat. Feb. 16 at NC State 2 p.m.
Thur. Feb. 21 DUKE 9 p.m.
Sun. Feb. 24 FLORIDA STATE 6 p.m.
Wed. Feb. 27 at Miami 7 p.m.
Sat. March 2 CLEMSON 8 p.m.
Tue. March 5 at Duke 7 p.m.
Sun. March 10 at Wake Forest 2 p.m.
March 14-17 ACC Tournament (Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, N.C.)