SELINSGROVE, Pa. – The Susquehanna men's basketball team has released its schedule for the 2014-15 season. The schedule is highlighted by the program's annual Pepsi Tip-Off Tournament as well as a matchup at Division I Lafayette College.
Under the leadership of 26th-year head coach Frank Marcinek, the Crusaders open at home against Lycoming College on Nov. 18. On Nov. 21 and 22, SU will host the Pepsi Tip-Off Tournament with games against Penn State Worthington Scranton and an opponent to be determined.
The non-conference schedule also includes a road date at Patriot League squad Lafayette. The game, which is scheduled for Dec. 16, will be the second meeting between the two teams and Susquehanna's ninth contest against a Division I opponent during Marcinek's tenure.
The team begins Landmark play on Dec. 3 at Catholic University in a rematch of last season's conference semifinals, a 69-66 Crusaders' victory. Other key conference tilts include a home contest against defending Landmark champion Scranton on Jan. 8 and a Jan. 10 road game at USMMA, which also reached last year's conference semifinals.
The 2015 Landmark Conference Playoffs begin on Feb. 25 and will conclude with the championship on Feb. 28.