DePaul has finalized and released its 2016-17 non-conference schedule, the school announced Thursday. The slate is highlighted by a pair of Big Ten opponents in Rutgers and local rival Northwestern and the Las Vegas Classic, in which the Blue Demons’ have a potential matchup with rising Pac-12 program USC.
Here is the full schedule:
Nov. 13 — Robert Morris (at McGrath-Phillips Arena)
Nov. 17 — Rutgers
Nov. 20 — Milwaukee
Nov. 23 — Missouri State
Nov. 30 — Drake (at McGrath-Phillips Arena)
Dec. 3 — at Northwestern
Dec. 6 — Lamar
Dec. 10 — vs. Temple (in Miami, Fla.)
Dec. 14 — UIC (at McGrath-Phillips Arena)
Dec. 17 — Southeast Missouri State
Dec. 19 — Chicago State
Dec. 22 — vs. Wyoming (Las Vegas Classic)
Dec. 23 — Missouri State/USC (Las Vegas Classic)
DePaul finished 9-22 last season and returns backcourt starters senior Billy Garrett Jr. and sophomore Eli Cain.