Cincinnati, Fresno State highlight OSU schedule


Tuesday, September 18th 2001, 12:00 am
By: News On 6



STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) _ The Oklahoma State basketball schedule includes a home game against Cincinnati, a road game with Fresno State and meeting with Arkansas.

The Cowboys open the regular season the night of Nov. 16 against Cincinnati. The next day, they play host to Austin Peay in a seeding game for the Las Vegas Tournament, which runs Nov. 19-21.

After returning from Las Vegas, the Cowboys play North Texas, New Orleans, Wichita State, Jackson State and Northwestern State at home during a three-week stretch.

Oklahoma State will play Arkansas in Little Rock, Ark., on Dec. 22 and will play in the All-College Classic in Oklahoma City.

Oklahoma announced its schedule last week. It includes nonconference games at Arkansas, at home against Maryland and at Connecticut.

The regular-season schedules are as follows:

OKLAHOMA STATE

November _ 16 vs. Cincinnati; 17 vs. Austin Peay; 19-21 in Las Vegas Tournament; 24 vs. North Texas; 29 vs. New Orleans.

December _ 1 vs. Wichita State; 8 vs. Jackson State; 17 Northwestern State; 19 at Missouri-Kansas City; 22 vs. Arkansas in Little Rock; 29-30 in All-College Classic.

January _ 5 vs. Texas; 8 at Baylor; 12 at Iowa State; 15 vs. Kansas; 19 at Texas Tech; 23 vs. Nebraska; 26 vs. Colorado; 30 at Oklahoma.

February _ 2 at Kansas State; 6 vs. Texas Tech; 10 at Fresno State; 13 vs. Oklahoma; 16 at Texas A&M; 20 at Texas; 23 vs. Baylor; 25 at Missouri.

March _ 2 vs. Texas A&M; 7-10 Big 12 Tournament.

OKLAHOMA

November _ 12 vs. Central Connecticut in Preseason NIT (tournament runs through Nov. 23); 28 vs. Central Michigan.

December _ 1 at Arkansas; 5 vs. St. Bonaventure; 8 vs. Louisiana Tech; 15 vs. High Point, N.C.; 16 vs. Bethune-Cookman; 18 vs. Eastern Illinois; 21 vs. Maryland; 29-30 in All-College Classic.

January _ 5 vs. Texas A&M; 7 at Connecticut; 12 vs. Texas Tech; 16 at Nebraska; 19 at Kansas; 21 vs. Missouri; 26 at Texas Tech; 30 vs. Oklahoma State.

February _ 2 at Texas; 6 vs. Baylor; 9 at Texas A&M; 13 at Oklahoma State; 16 vs. Kansas State; 19 at Baylor; 23 vs. Texas; 26 vs. Iowa State.

March _ 2 at Colorado; 7-10 Big 12 Tournament.