The Sun Belt Conference released the 2020-21 women’s basketball schedule on Thursday.
The Mountaineers will play a 16-game schedule with App State playing eight home games and eight away games.
The conference slate begins on New Year’s Eve where the Mountaineers will travel to the Peach State to face Georgia State on Thursday, Dec. 31 before facing Georgia Southern two days later on Jan. 2.
Five days later, App State hosts Louisiana on Jan. 7 and ULM on Jan. 9. A trip to Arkansas follows when the Black and Gold takes on Arkansas State (Jan. 14) and a rematch of last season’s Sun Belt Tournament matchup against Little Rock (Jan. 16).
Appalachian will then start a stretch of five straight home games beginning on Thursday, Jan. 21 against South Alabama. Troy visits the High Country that Saturday to close out the weekend.
After a Thursday bye, App State will face Coastal Carolina on Jan. 30 followed by contests against UTA on Thursday, Feb. 4 and Texas State on Saturday, Feb. 6 to round out the homestand.
Three straight road games await the Apps after a second bye with Coastal Carolina on Saturday, Feb. 13, Troy on Thursday, Feb. 18 and South Alabama (Feb. 20) for the final road game of the regular season.
App State ends the regular season at Holmes against Georgia Southern on Thursday, Feb. 25 and Georgia State two days later.
After a six-year run in New Orleans, the Sun Belt Tournament is heading to Pensacola, Fla., where play will begin for both the women and men’s programs on Friday, Mar. 5. Games will be played at the Pensacola Bay Center and Pensacola State College on Friday (First-Round), Saturday (Quarterfinals), Sunday (Semi-Finals) and Finals on Monday, Mar. 8.
Times of all contests will be announced at a later date.
Information regarding season and single game tickets will be released at a later date.
Due to COVID-19, the schedule remains fluid. All dates and times, when announced, are subject to change.