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Definition of "nonconference" []

  • Not within an athletic conference (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "nonconference" in a sentence
  • "The Hoyas were ranked for most of the season, beating Butler, Temple, Washington and Duke in nonconference play to bolster their Big East performance and earn a No. 3 seed in the NCAA Tournament."
  • "St. John's beat Temple, Siena, and Georgia in nonconference play, and among its Big East wins were victories over future NCAA Tournament teams Louisville and Notre Dame."
  • "The 2009-10 season was quite the up-and-down affair for Jacksonville State, going from a high-scoring unit in nonconference play to one that struggled to put up points -- and wins -- against Ohio Valley Conference competition."