The Washington Huskies men’s basketball schedule is nearly set.

Tuesday, the Pac-12 announced the dates of its inaugural 20-game conference schedule for the 2020-21 season. However, the times and TV information still are being finalized.

The Huskies start at Utah on Dec. 3 before playing Oregon at home Dec. 12.

Washington plays Arizona on Dec. 31 for a New Year’s Eve matchup at Alaska Airlines Arena before facing Arizona State on Jan. 2 at home.

The Huskies are on the road for the next four games.  

They’ll travel to the Bay Area to face Stanford on Jan. 7 and California on Jan. 9.

The following week, UW travels to Los Angeles to take on USC on Jan. 14 and UCLA on Jan. 16.

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Washington has a three-game homestand starting with Colorado on Jan. 20 followed by Utah on Jan. 24 and a matchup with cross-state rival Washington State on Jan. 27.

Then the Huskies make a quick trip to face Oregon State on Feb. 4 and Oregon on Feb. 6.

Washington has a four-game stint at Alaska Airlines Arena, which starts Feb. 11 against USC followed by UCLA on Feb. 13. The Huskies host Stanford on Feb. 18 before a Feb. 20 game versus California in the home finale.

The Huskies play at Arizona State on Feb. 25 and Arizona on Feb. 27 before finishing the regular-season schedule at Washington State on March 6.

Due to the unbalanced schedule, UW misses a home game against Oregon State and a road game at Colorado.

The Pac-12 had played an 18-game schedule since the 1978-79 season before voting to add two games last year to improve the league’s chances of NCAA tournament consideration.

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Washington was scheduled to open this week with the Husky Classic, but the four-team tournament that included Portland State, San Diego and Cal-State Fullerton was canceled due to COVID-19 issues with visiting teams.

Still, the Huskies are hoping to play one or two nonconference games before the Pac-12 opener next week at Utah.

At the moment, Washington has just three nonconference games on the schedule.

The Huskies are home against Seattle University on Dec. 9 and Montana on Dec. 16.

Washington also meets Pac-12 challenger Colorado on Dec. 20 in a nonconference game in Las Vegas.

The Huskies were picked ninth in the Pac-12 preseason media poll after compiling a 15-17 record and a disappointing 12th-place finish at 5-13 last season, which marked a first-to-worst descent for the 2018-19 conference champions.