The men's and women's basketball teams will open the 2004-05 season this weekend. The men's team will be traveling to Salem, Virginia to take part in the Salem Bank and Trust Tournament at Roanoke College. The women will be traveling to NYU to compete in the NYU Tip-Off Tournament. The Skyline preseason poll was released on November 17th with the women ranking 2nd and the men ranking 4th by the Skyline opposing coaches.
The men open up against Roanoke College on Saturday at 7pm, while the tourney starts with Goucher and Kenyon College at 5pm. The championship or consolation game is on Sunday at 1pm or 3pm.
The women's opener will take place on Friday at 8pm against Cortland State. NYU and Staten Island tip off at 6pm. NYU is currently ranked 3rd in the D3Hoops.com preseason women's poll. The championship or consolation game will be played on Saturday at 6 or 8pm.