SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Syracuse is scheduled to host long-time rival Georgetown on Saturday, Dec. 10, in the JMA Wireless Dome.
- The Orange have faced the Hoyas 97 times, making Georgetown the fifth-most familiar opponent in program history. Syracuse leads the series, 52-45.
- The teams first met in 1930, when the Orange defeated the Hoyas, 40-18, in Syracuse's Archbold Gym.
- Syracuse and Georgetown squared off last season in the nation's capital on Dec. 11. The Hoyas emerged with a 79-75 triumph.
Georgetown was 6-25 and winless in the BIG EAST Conference a season ago.