Syracuse upset No. 18 Virginia, 63-55, thanks to five overtime 3-pointers, including a desperation heave from Buddy Boeheim.
Joe Girard III scored 20 points and responded to some second-half controversy to nearly lead Syracuse past Notre Dame.
Syracuse hosts Oakland in the Carrier Dome on Wednesday night to finish off nonconference play with a three-game homestand.
Syracuse has started 5-5 after Saturday’s loss to Georgetown. Here are 10 numbers to know about the slow start to the season.
Syracuse takes on former Big East rival Georgetown on Saturday at 1 p.m. in Washington D.C. We preview the game here.
Syracuse made a season-high 14 3-pointers Saturday in a win at Georgia Tech, proving that a 3-point heavy offense can work if the shots fall.
Syracuse lost its second-straight game, falling to Penn State and Mike Watkins, 85-64, on Friday night in Barclays Center.
Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim defended former SU point guard Frank Howard on Saturday.
Syracuse’s high-powered offense led the Orange to a blowout of Bucknell on Saturday in the Carrier Dome.
Syracuse hosts Bucknell on Saturday at 12 noon in the Carrier Dome. This is a preview of the Bison and Orange ahead of their 11th-ever meeting.