TIGERVILLE, SC- North Greenville University men's basketball coach Chad Lister released the Crusaders' 2006-07 schedule today. The schedule features 14 home games and 13 on the road. The Crusaders will gear up for the season with three exhibition games against Division I opponents Kennesaw State University, Winthrop University, and Appalachian State University. North Greenville opens the regular season with two home game in Hayes Gymnasium. The Crusaders host Wingate University on November 15th and Warren Wilson College on November 20th.
North Greenville will face five South Atlantic Conference members in Wingate, Mars Hill, Presbyterian, Carson-Newman, and Lincoln Memorial. Also, the Crusaders play nearby Brevard, Anderson, and Limestone.
Lister is excited about the 2006-07 season, especially the fourteen games in Tigerville. "We are blessed to have so many home games for 2006-07. Our fans have made Hayes Gymnasium one of the true home court advantages in Division II basketball," notes Lister.