Coach Frank Chatman and the Stratford University Men's Basketball Team officially began practice on Monday 10/9/17. Their first two scrimmages of the year are 10/23/17 against NCAA Div 2 school Chowan University in Murfreesboro, NC and 10/30/17 against NCAA Div 2 school Virginia State University in Petersburg, VA. The season kicks off Friday 11/3/17 in New York City when the Cardinals take on the 3 time defending National Champions, Berkeley College. The Basketball schedule is highlighted with games against West Virginia Tech, Kent State-Tuscarawas, Keiser University, Newport News Apprentice School and Washington Adventist University. All home games are played at Heritage High School in Newport News, VA.