Gophers basketball to open Big Ten slate at home against Michigan

Jace Frederick

The Big Ten released its conference basketball schedule Wednesday. 

The Gophers open up their Big Ten slate against national runner-up Michigan at the Barn on Jan. 2.

Here's the rest of the Gophers' conference schedule:

Jan. 2: Michigan at Gophers

Jan. 5: Purdue at Gophers

Jan. 8: Gophers at Penn St.

Jan. 11: Gophers at Michigan St.

Jan.16: Ohio St. at Gophers

Jan. 19: Gophers at Iowa

Jan. 22: Wisconsin at Gophers

Jan. 26: Gophers at Nebraska

Feb. 1: Northwestern at Gophers

Feb. 5: Gophers at Purdue

Feb. 8: Indiana at Gophers

Feb. 13: Gophers at Wisconsin

Feb. 16: Gophers at Northwestern

Feb. 19: Illinois at Gophers

Feb. 22: Gophers at Ohio St.

Feb. 25: Iowa at Gophers

March 1: Gophers at Michigan

March 8 or 9: Penn St. at Gophers

March 13-16: Big Ten Tournament

Check out the entire Big Ten schedule here: http://bigtennetworks.files.wordpress.com/2013/08/2013-14-big-ten-mens-basketball-conference-schedule.pdf