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Albany Shockwave basketball to open season at Civic Center, releases schedule

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Basketball fans were excited with the unveiling of the new Albany Shockwave basketball team in July and now new Shockwave fans learn when they can finally see them in action.

The newly formed American Basketball Association (ABA) expansion team the Albany Shockwave announces the release of their inaugural schedule. The Shockwave will play all regular season home games at the Albany Civic Center.

The 2012-2013 season will kick off at home against instate rival Savannah Grizzlies on November 16, 2012 at 7:30pm then travel to Birmingham, Alabama on November 17th to take on the Birmingham Blitz.

The Albany Shockwave will be in the Atlantic South Conference of the ABA. The Conference is comprised of fourteen teams from four states including Georgia, Alabama, Florida and Mississippi.

Here is the 2012-2013 schedule:

Date

Opponent

Location

Time

Fri. November 16

Savannah Grizzlies

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Sat. November 17

@Birmingham Blitz

Birmingham, AL

7:00pm central

Tues. November 27

Birmingham Blitz

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Sat. December 8  

@Savannah Grizzlies 

Savannah, GA

7:00pm

Fri. December 14  

@East point Jaguars

East Point, GA

7:00pm

Sun. December 16

Atlanta Wildcats

Albany, GA

4:00pm

Fri. December 21

Savannah Grizzlies

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Sun. December 23

@Savannah Grizzlies

Savannah, GA

5:00pm

Thur. December 27

Jacksonville Giants 

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Sun. December 30

Gainesville Heat

Albany, GA

4:00pm

Sat. January 5

Savannah Grizzlies

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Thur. January 10 

Birmingham Blitz

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Sun. January 13

East Point Jaguars

Albany, GA

4:00pm

Fri. January 18

@Atlanta Wildcats

Atlanta, GA

7:00pm

Sat. January 19

East Point Jaguars

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Tues. January 22

Southwest Warriors

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Fri. January 25

@Savannah Grizzlies

Savannah, GA

7:00pm

Sun. January 27

@East point Jaguars

East Point, GA

4:00pm

Sat. February 2

Southwest Warriors

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Sat. February 9

@East point Jaguars

East Point, GA

4:00pm

Sun. February 10

@Jacksonville Giants

Jacksonville, FL

7:00pm

Tues. February 12

Jacksonville Giants

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Thur. February 14

@East point Jaguars

East Point, GA

7:00pm

Sun. February 17

@Columbus Wildcats

Columbus, GA

3:00pm

Mon. February 18

@Birmingham Blitz

Birmingham, AL 

6:00pm

Tues. February 19

East Point Jaguars

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Sat. February 23

Tampa Bay Rain

Albany, GA

7:30pm

Sun. February 24

@Southwest Warriors

SW Atlanta, GA

5:00pm

Wed. February 27

@Birmingham Blitz

Birmingham, GA

6:00pm central

Fri. March 1

@Savannah Grizzlies

Savannah, GA

7:00pm

Thur. March 7

@Tampa Day Rain

Tampa, FL

7:30pm

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