By Julie Glass

The Big East released its 2018-19 basketball schedule, and national champion Villanova opens with a Blue-White scrimmage on Oct. 13 and tips off the season on Nov. 6 against Morgan State at the newly renovated Finneran Pavilion.

Here’s the Cats’ full season schedule:

Saturday, October 13Blue-White Scrimmage11:00 amFinneran Pavilion (Villanova, PA)TBD
Tuesday, November 6Morgan State7:00 pmFinneran Pavilion (Villanova, PA)TBD
Saturday, November 10Quinnipiac8:00 pmWells Fargo Center (Philadelphia, PA)FS2
Wednesday, November 14Michigan6:30 pmFinneran Pavilion (Villanova, PA)FS1
Saturday, November 17Furman5:00 pmFinneran Pavilion (Villanova, PA)FS2
Thursday, November 22Canisius1:30 pmHP Fieldhouse (Orlando, Fla.)ESPN or ESPN2
Friday, November 23Memphis/Oklahoma StateTBDHP Fieldhouse (Orlando, Fla.)ESPN/ESPN2/ESPN3
Sunday, November 25LSU/Florida State/UAB/CharlestonTBDHP Fieldhouse (Orlando, Fla.)ESPN/ESPN2/ESPN3
Saturday, December 1La Salle3:00 pmThe Palestra (Philadelphia, PA)ESPN2
Wednesday, December 5Temple8:30 pmFinneran Pavilion (Villanova, PA)FS1
Saturday, December 8Saint Joseph’s (PA)2:00 pmFinneran Pavilion (Villanova, PA)FS1
Tuesday, December 11Penn7:00 pmThe Palestra (Philadelphia, PA)ESPN2
Saturday, December 15Kansas12:00 pmAllen Fieldhouse (Lawrence, Kan.)ESPN
Saturday, December 22Connecticut12:30 pmMadison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)TBD
Wednesday, January 2DePaul8:30 pmFinneran Pavilion (Villanova, PA)FS1
Saturday, January 5at Providence2:00 pmDunkin’ Donuts Center (Providence, RI)FOX/FS1
Tuesday, January 8St. John’s7:00 pmFinneran Pavilion (Villanova, PA)FS1
Sunday, January 13at Creighton4:30 pmCHI Health Center (Omaha, NE)FOX
Friday, January 18Xavier8:30 pmWells Fargo Center (Philadelphia, PA)FS1
Tuesday, January 22at Butler7:00 pmHinkle Fieldhouse (Indianapolis, IN)FS1
Sunday, January 27Seton Hall2:30 pmWells Fargo Center (Philadelphia, PA)FOX
Wednesday, January 30at DePaul8:00 pmWintrust Arena (Chicago, IL)CBSSN
Sunday, February 3Georgetown12:00 pmWells Fargo Center (Philadelphia, PA)FS1
Wednesday, February 6Creighton8:00 pmFinneran Pavilion (Villanova, PA)CBSSN
Saturday, February 9at Marquette2:30 pmFiserv Forum (Milwaukee, WI)FOX
Wednesday, February 13Providence6:30 pmFinneran Pavilion (Villanova, PA)FS1
Sunday, February 17at St. John’s5:00 pmMadison Square Garden (New York, N.Y.)FS1
Wednesday, February 20at Georgetown6:30 pmCapital One Arena (Washington DC)FS1
Sunday, February 24at Xavier1:30 pmCintas Center (Cincinatti, OH)CBS
Wednesday, February 27Marquette9:00 pmFinneran Pavilion (Villanova, PA)FS1
Saturday, March 2Butler2:00 pmWells Fargo Center (Philadelphia, PA)FOX
Saturday, March 9at Seton HallTBDPrudential Center (Newark, NJ)TBD