VCU trip headlines Georgia Tech’s nonconference schedule


Six games against teams that played in a postseason tournament last year, as well as road trips to Power 5 conference teams Penn State and Tennessee, highlight the nonconference men’s basketball schedule for Georgia Tech in 2016-17.

The Yellow Jackets will play nine times at home before Jan. 1 in head coach Josh Pastner’s first Tech campaign, with the home slate interrupted by three consecutive road games in late November/early December.



Nov. 5 – Shorter (exhibition)

Nov. 11 – Tennessee Tech

Nov. 14 – Southern

Nov. 18 – Ohio

Nov. 22 – Sam Houston St.

Nov. 26 – Tulane

Nov. 29 – at Penn State (ACC/Big Ten Challenge meeting)

Dec. 3 – at Tennessee (SEC) 15-19 UT leads, 42-28 Tech won in Atlanta last year

Dec. 7 – at VCU (A-10) 25-11 (NCAA) GT leads, 3-0 Tech won in Atlanta last year

Dec. 18 – Alcorn State

Dec. 20 – Georgia

Dec. 22 – Wofford

Dec. 28 – North Carolina A&T