Men's Basketball Schedule Released
June 22, 2001
BERKELEY - The Cal men's basketball team opens the 2001-02 regular season Nov. 15 and will play nine non-conference home games in addition to its Pac-10 schedule.
The Bears start the year by hosting the Black Coaches Association Classic Nov. 15-16 in Haas Pavilion. First round games pit St. Joseph's against Eastern Washington and Cal vs. Princeton. Cal remains at home the rest of the month, playing Santa Clara Nov. 20 and New Mexico Nov. 28.
The Bears make their first road trip of the year to South Florida Dec. 1 before returning to Berkeley Dec. 6 against Saint Louis. After a visit to Cleveland State Dec. 8, Cal faces a rematch from the 2001 NCAA Tournament against Fresno State in Haas Dec. 11.
The Bears round out their non-league slate with Mount St. Mary's Dec. 21 and the ninth annual Golden Bear Classic Dec. 28-29.
Cal opens Pac-10 play with a home-and-home series with Stanford. The Bears visit the Cardinal Jan. 4 before the teams face off in Berkeley Jan. 6.
This season also marks the return of the Pac-10 Tournament, which will take place March 7-9 in the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
Times and television schedules will be announced in September.
Tickets for the 2001-02 will go on sale in the fall. Fans can either click on the tickets icon at calbears.com or call 800-GO BEARS.
2001-02 California Men's Basketball Schedule
Date Day Opponent SiteNovember5 Mon L.A. Stars (exh.) Berkeley9 Fri Pump All-Stars (exh.) Berkeley15-16 Thu-Fri BCA Classic Berkeley St. Joseph's vs. Eastern Washington Cal vs. Princeton20 Tue Santa Clara Berkeley28 Wed New Mexico Berkeley
December1 Sat at South Florida Tampa, FL6 Thu Saint Louis Berkeley8 Sat at Cleveland State Cleveland, OH11 Tue Fresno State Berkeley21 Fri Mount St. Mary's Berkeley28-29 Fri-Sat Golden Bear Classic Berkeley Penn State vs. Coppin State Cal vs. Harvard
January4 Fri at Stanford* Stanford, CA6 Sun Stanford* Berkeley10 Thu at Oregon* Eugene, OR12 Sat at Oregon State* Corvallis, OR17 Thu Washington* Berkeley19 Sat Washington State* Berkeley24 Thu at USC Los Angeles, CA26 Sat at UCLA Los Angeles, CA31 Thu Arizona Berkeley
February2 Sat Arizona State Berkeley7 Thu Oregon State Berkeley9 Sat Oregon Berkeley14 Thu at Washington State Pullman, WA16 Sat at Washington Seattle, WA21 Thu UCLA Berkeley23 Sat USC Berkeley28 Thu at Arizona State Tempe, AZ
March2 Sat at Arizona Tucson, AZ7-9 Thu-Sat at Pac-10 Tournament# Los Angeles, CA
All times subject to changeHome games (bold) at Haas Pavilion*Pacific-10 Conference game#Pac-10 Tournament at Staples CenterListen to Cal basketball on KABL Radio (960 AM)