Syracuse-UNC and Puerto Rico Tip-Off Highlight Weekend of College Hoops

Posted by Jameson Fleming on November-20-2009 Add Comments

Syracuse Strives to Knock off National Champ for Second Consecutive Year

Last season, an up-and-coming Syracuse team went to Kansas City, made an unthinkable comeback, and eventually sent the Kansas Jayhawks, the defending champions, to the showers after SU won in its favorite time of day: overtime.

This season, North Carolina may be the defending champs, but the Tar Heels face a challenge similar to the up-hill battle the 'Cuse fought and won last year. The Orange had to invade Jayhawk territory to come away with the CBE Classic Title.

UNC must defeat Jim Boeheim's bunch in SU's home away from home. That's no easy task considering the 'Cuse is 10-2 in its last handful of early-season tournaments tha...

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