The University of Hartford men’s and women’s basketball programs released their full schedules for the 2018-19 season Thursday.
The men’s team will face its toughest test of the season when it travels to Durham, N.C., to take on Duke on Dec. 5.
The men will take on another ACC team in Boston College on New Year’s Eve in its final nonconference game of the season, before beginning America East play on Jan. 9 with a home game against defending conference champion UMBC, which famously upset top-seeded Virginia in the 2018 NCAA Tournament as a No. 16 seed.
The Hawks’ season opener on Nov. 6 at Chase Arena in West Hartford pits them against state rival Central Connecticut...