Alcorn State’s roster features 10 newcomers: eight transfers and two freshmen. It also has a new coach: Landon Bussie, who spent the last six seasons as an assistant at another Southwestern Athletic Conference school, Prairie View A&M.
Dayton and Alcorn State have played once. Dayton won 94-69 on Feb. 7, 1981.
Dayton announced one other schedule change Tuesday. It will now play at George Washington on Jan. 17, and the teams will play again Jan. 20 at UD Arena.