Texas A&M announces full 2019-20 basketball schedule

Cole Thompson

COLLEGE STATION - Texas A&M basketball will hopefully improve under the direction of former Virginia Tech coach Buzz Williams in 2019. They now have a clearer path with the full schedule out. 

The Aggies will begin SEC play against the Arkansas Razorbacks on January 4 of next year. Other notable games during the start of the season include facing in-state rival Texas in Dallas on December 8 in Fort Worth and Oklahoma State in Stillwater on January 25. 

A&M will play in The Orlando Invitational from November 28-December 1. Teams they're expected to face include Harvard, Maryland and Temple. Other teams in the tournament include Marquette, Davidson and USC. All games will be featured on ESPN as part of national tournament coverage. 

Last season, A&M finished 6-12 in SEC play under the direction of Bill Kennedy. The Aggies place 11th overall and would make it to the second round of the SEC tournament. 

A&M's first home game will take place at Reed Hall on January 7 before facing the reigning SEC Champion LSU on January 14. The season will conclude on March 7 when Arkansas comes to College Station. 

Other notable games at home include South Carolina (Jan.18), Florida (Feb.12) and Kentucky (Feb.25). For a full list of games this season, click here.