DAYTON, OHIO - MARCH 16: Head coach Steve Pikiell of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights reacts in the first half of the game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the First Four game of the 2022 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at UD Arena on March 16, 2022 in Dayton, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

The complete non-conference schedule for Rutgers men’s basketball schedule has been released per Scarletknights.com.  The Scarlet Knights will have 19 home games at Jersey Mike’s Arena, one of basketball’s most challenging places to play.  Three of those games will be right out of the gate with RU hosting Columbia on November 7 to open the season.

Rutgers will also face Sacred Heart on November 10 and UMass Lowell on November 12. Rider will make its way to New Brunswick on November 12. Seton Hall will make a trip down the turnpike to Jersey Mike’s on December 11. Wake Forest will also make a trip to Jersey on December 17.

Of the road games, Rutgers will face Temple at Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut on November 18 and will visit Miami on November 30.

The complete dates and times for Big Ten games will be announced at a later date.