The Bobcats announced the preliminary schedules for basketball and hockey.  All teams are hosting some of the top teams in the Northeast and the country.

The women’s basketball schedule is highlighted by visits from nonconference foes Hartford and Vermont.  Holy Cross and Army round out the home nonconference schedule for the Bobcats.

Men’s basketball also hosts Hartford and Vermont while also hosting Massachusetts, Leigh, and Rhode Island.  A rematch of last season’s NEC Championship against Robert Morris highlights the Bobcats conference schedule.

On the ice, the hockey teams also invite top teams to the TD Bank Sports Center.  Women’s hockey invites Boston College, New Hampshire and Sacred Heart to the arena.  The Bobcats are also hosting the Nutmeg Classic, featuring Yale, UConn, Sacred Heart, and the Bobcats.

The men’s team invites national powers Ohio State and Nebraska-Omaha to Hamden.  Bentley and Holy Cross round out the nonconference schedule.

One year after hosting the Team USA Women’s Olympic team, the Bobcats will face the Team USA Under-18 team in an exhibition matchup.