NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – For the fifth straight year, the Atlantic 10 Conference will play an 18-game conference men's basketball schedule as the league announced the 2018-19 schedule pairings.
The University of Dayton men's basketball team play Duquesne, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Saint Louis and VCU home-and-home, and will also host George Mason, La Salle, Richmond and Saint Joseph's. Dayton will visit Davidson, Fordham, George Washington and St. Bonaventure.
The complete 2018-19 conference schedule with dates and times as well as national television information will be released later in the year.
The 2019 Atlantic 10 Men's Basketball Championship will be played March 13-17 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Dayton finished the 2017-18 season 14-17 and returns five of its top six scorers and three of its top four rebounders. Leading the way is All-Atlantic 10 performer Josh Cunningham, a two-time captain who led the Flyers in both categories (15.6 ppg., 8.4 rpg.).
Home: George Mason, La Salle, Richmond, Saint Joseph's, Duquesne, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Saint Louis, VCU
Away: Davidson, Fordham, George Washington, St. Bonaventure, Duquesne, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Saint Louis, VCU