BELMONT, N.C. -- Home games against Lenoir-Rhyne, North Georgia and Francis Marion highlight the 2019-20 Belmont Abbey women's basketball schedule, Head Coach Jason Williams announced today. The contests highlight a 14-game schedule at the Wheeler Center.
The season begins with the Conference Carolinas - South Atlantic Conference Showdown, hosted this year by King in Bristol, Tenn. The Crusaders face Mars Hill in the opener and Tusculum on the second day. After a third game away from campus, The Abbey enjoys four straight at home -- Lenoir-Rhyne on Nov. 23, Limestone in the conference opener on Nov. 27, North Georgia on Nov. 30 and league newcomer Chowan on Dec. 3.
"We have a very competitive schedule with several regionally-ranked opponents," Williams said. "We are excited to play from the best teams in the region. I am looking forward to representing Conference Carolinas to the best of our ability."
The regular season concludes on February 25 with a matchup against Mount Olive. Senior Day will take place three days earlier against Erskine.
Season tickets are now on sale. Contact Brian Rushing at 704-461-6235 for more information.