Last season’s finalists Plymouth Raiders will get their BBL Cup campaign underway against new boys East London Royals.
Fellow newcomers Manchester Giants will face Glasgow Rocks in the first round, which features 10 of the 13 BBL clubs, with Newcastle, Leicester and Worcester all receiving a bye through to the quarter-finals.
Elsewhere, 2010 and 2011 winners Sheffield Sharks will play Cheshire Jets, Mersey Tigers take on Guildford Heat, and MK Lions face Durham Wildcats.
Glasgow Rocks v Manchester Giants
Mersey Tigers v Guildford Heat
Sheffield Sharks v Cheshire Jets
MK Lions v Durham Wildcats
Plymouth Raiders v East London Royals