Iowa State releases full 2017-18 MBB schedule

Feb 28, 2017; Ames, IA, USA; Iowa State Cyclones head coach Steve Prohm talks to the official during their game with the Oklahoma State Cowboys at James H. Hilton Coliseum. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports

The following is a press release courtesy of Iowa State Athletic Communications. 

AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State men’s basketball team opens Big 12 Conference play on Dec. 29 when it hosts Kansas State in the earliest start to league play in school history.

For the sixth consecutive season, the league schedule will feature a double round-robin format that concludes the first weekend of March and is followed by the Phillips 66 Big 12 Men’s Basketball Championship in Kansas City, March 7-10.

 Iowa State plays its first two games at home and 17 of the 18 conference games will be shown on the ESPN family of networks.

You can view the full schedule here.

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