Skyforce Announces 2010-11 Schedule

Sioux Falls, S.D. (August 9, 2010) – The Sioux Falls Skyforce begins their 22nd season on Sunday, Nov. 21 on the road against the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. The season opener tips off at 4 p.m. CT at Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The home opener is set for Saturday, Nov. 27 at 7 p.m. CT against the rival Dakota Wizards.

The Skyforce-Mad Ants contest is the first of 50 regular season games for Sioux Falls, 24 of which will take place at the Sioux Falls Arena. The Skyforce will play 24 road games and will also play two games at the 2011 NBA Development League Showcase from Jan. 10-13 at the South Padre Island Convention Centre in South Padre Island, Texas.

Sioux Falls will play 16 of its 24 home games on Friday or Saturday, including the annual Christmas Night game on Saturday, Dec. 25 against Dakota. Fans will see 12 different visiting teams take the court at the Sioux Falls Arena.

Also highlighting the 2010-11 schedule is the fifth annual NBA D-League All-Star Game and the Dream Factory skills competition, which will take place as part of NBA Jam Session presented by adidas at NBA All-Star 2011 in Los Angeles.

For the second consecutive year, the NBA D-League will feature two conferences, East and West. The Eastern Conference will consist of the Dakota Wizards, Erie BayHawks, Fort Wayne Mad Ants, Iowa Energy, Maine Red Claws, Sioux Falls Skyforce and Springfield Armor, while the Western Conference includes the Austin Toros, Bakersfield Jam, Idaho Stampede, New Mexico Thunderbirds, Reno Bighorns, Rio Grande Valley Vipers, Texas Legends, Tulsa 66ers and Utah Flash.

Season tickets and 12-ticket flex packs for the 2010-11 season are on sale. Discounts and benefits are also available for groups of 10 or more. Single game tickets will go on sale in early November. For more information please contact a Skyforce representative at (605) 332-0605.



2010-11 Sioux Falls Skyforce Schedule
(Home games in CAPS - All times are CST)
Printable Schedule

NovOpponentTime
Sun 21@ Fort Wayne Mad Ants4:00 pm
Tue 23@ Fort Wayne Mad Ants6:00 pm
Fri 26@ Dakota Wizards7:00 pm
Sat 27DAKOTA WIZARDS7:00 pm
DecOpponentTime
Wed 1@ Iowa Energy7:00 pm
Fri 3IOWA ENERGY7:00 pm
Sat 4RENO BIGHORNS7:00 pm
Tue 7AUSTIN TOROS7:00 pm
Fri 10TULSA 66ERS7:00 pm
Sat 11TULSA 66ERS7:00 pm
Fri 17UTAH FLASH7:00 pm
Sat 18UTAH FLASH7:00 pm
Sat 25DAKOTA WIZARDS7:00 pm
Fri 31@ Rio Grande Valley Vipers7:00 pm
JanOpponentTime
Sat 1@ Rio Grande Valley Vipers7:00 pm
Fri 7@ Erie BayHawks6:00 pm
Sat 8@ Fort Wayne Mad Ants6:30 pm
Mon 10@ Tulsa 66ers*11:00 am
Thu 13Reno Bighorns*1:45 pm
Sat 15BAKERSFIELD JAM7:00 pm
Sun 16BAKERSFIELD JAM7:00 pm
Fri 21NEW MEXICO THUNDERBIRDS7:00 pm
Sat 22NEW MEXICO THUNDERBIRDS7:00 pm
Sat 29@ Dakota Wizards7:00 pm
Sun 30@ Dakota Wizards3:00 pm
FebOpponentTime
Fri 4@ Iowa Energy7:00 pm
Sat 5FORT WAYNE MAD ANTS7:00 pm
Tue 8MAINE RED CLAWS7:00 pm
Fri 11IDAHO STAMPEDE7:00 pm
Sat 12IDAHO STAMPEDE7:00 pm
Tue 15IOWA ENERGY7:00 pm
Sat 19NBA-DL All-Star Game**TBA
Thu 24@ Iowa Energy10:30 am
Fri 25@ Iowa Energy7:00 pm
Sun 27@ Tulsa 66ers4:00 pm
MarOpponentTime
Tue 1IDAHO STAMPEDE7:00 pm
Thu 3IDAHO STAMPEDE7:00 pm
Sat 5@ Austin Toros1:00 pm
Wed 9@ Texas Legends7:00 pm
Fri 11@ Tulsa 66ers7:00 pm
Sat 12@ Tulsa 66ers7:00 pm
Mon 14@ Rio Grande Valley Vipers7:00 pm
Tue 15@ Rio Grande Valley Vipers7:00 pm
Fri 18@ Iowa Energy7:00 pm
Sun 20SPRINGFIELD ARMOR7:00 pm
Tue 22SPRINGFIELD ARMOR7:00 pm
Wed 23@ Dakota Wizards7:00 pm
Fri 25RENO BIGHORNS7:00 pm
Sat 26RENO BIGHORNS7:00 pm
Thu 31@ Erie BayHawks6:00 pm
AprOpponentTime
Sat 2@ Fort Wayne Mad Ants6:30 pm

*2011 NBA D-League Showcase (Jan. 10-13) will be played at the South Padre Island Convention Centre in South Padre Island, Texas.
**2011 NBA D-League All-Star Game will be played on Saturday, Feb. 19 at NBA Jam Session in Los Angeles, Calif.