The IPFW men's basketball team will return to the Gates Center this year for 13 of their 14 home games. The only exception will be the homecoming game against Dartmouth on Dec. 7 at Memorial Coliseum.
The big road game will be Nov. 29 at Big Ten member Illinois.
The Mastodons open this season at Dayton on Nov. 9, before playing host to IU-Kokomo on Nov. 11 as part of the Texas A&M Corpus Christi Holiday Inn Downtown Marina Islanders Basketball Tournament.
Other home games include Purdue-Calumet, SIU Edwardsville, Eastern Illinois, Eastern Kentucky, Kalamazoo, North Dakota State and South Dakota State.
The regular season ends with the Summit League Tournament in Sioux Falls, S.D. on March 8-11.