Bulldogs’ exhibition changed to November 1
The UGA men’s basketball exhibition game against the Georgia College Bobcats has been changed to Tuesday, Nov. 1, the school has announced.
The contest will tip at 6:00pm ET at Stegeman Coliseum in Athens, Ga., and admission will be free. The game was originally scheduled for Monday, Oct. 31, which is Halloween.
The Georgia Bulldogs are scheduled to open the 2022-23 season on Tuesday, November 7 against the Western Carolina Catamounts at Stegeman Coliseum.
The 2022-23 season will be the first for the Georgia Bulldogs under head coach Mike White, who previously held the same position with the Florida Gators for the past seven seasons. White, who began his career at Louisiana Tech, has an overall record of 243-128 (.655) with five NCAA tournament appearances.
Georgia’s first SEC matchup of the season is scheduled for Wednesday, January 4, at home at Stegeman Coliseum in Athens, Ga., against the Auburn Tigers.
The roster for the Bulldogs this season will include five returning letterwinners and nine newcomers. Returning this season are Jabri Abdur-Rahim, Braelen Bridges, Jaxon Etter, Jailyn Ingram, and Kario Oquendo.
Newcomers to the roster include transfers Frank Anselem, Justin Hill, Jusaun Holt, Mardrez McBride, Matthew-Alexander Moncrieffe, and Terry Roberts. The Bulldogs’ trio freshmen is inlcudes KyeRon Lindsay, Jaden Newell, and Brandon Klatsky.