FARMVILLE, Va. – As the final season in Willett Hall opens up, both teams will reveal Big South Championship banners in the rafters to open the 2022-23 season.
The Lancer women will open the season with their banner reveal on Monday, Nov. 7 in Willett Hall in a matchup with Delaware. The team will celebrate its 2022 Big South title and trip to the NCAA National Tournament. Prior to tip-off, Longwood will unveil its 2021-22 Big South Championship banner and its NCAA Tournament banner. Tickets to the women’s home opener can be found here.
Longwood’s men will unveil their championship banner and tournament banner in their home opener on Sunday, Nov. 13. The Lancers will welcome Pfeiffer University to Farmville after opening the season at 20th ranked Alabama on Monday, Nov. 7 followed by a trip to George Mason on Friday, Nov. 11. Tickets to the men’s home opener can be found here.
In addition, the Lancer men are hosting the JK54 Classic, sponsored by The Press Club. The multi-team event runs from Friday, Nov. 18 to Sunday, Nov. 20 and features Longwood, Virginia Military Institute, Fairleigh Dickinson University and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. The classic will see the teams against each other in a round robin over the three days. Tickets for the JK54 Classic games can be found here.
Longwood basketball swept the Big South regular season and postseason titles last year. The men and women each earned their first berth in the NCAA Tournament at the Division I level.
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