The annual introduction to the basketball season at Hope College will be held Friday, Nov. 10 at DeVos Fieldhouse.

The Meet the Dutch/Dutchmen activities, open to the public free of charge, will begin at 6 p.m. with the women's basketball team concluding its practice, followed at approximately 6:30 p.m. by a men's basketball scrimmage between the Flying Dutchmen and the Berghorst Allstars.

The defending national champion Flying Dutch will open their season with a home tipoff tournament on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 17-18. The season will begin for the Dutchmen on Thanksgiving weekend (Nov. 24-25) at the Select Bank Classic.