SU to take on Rutgers in ACC/Big Ten Challenge


SYRACUSE, N.Y. (SYRACUSE ATHLETICS) — Syracuse will play at Rutgers on Tuesday, December 8, in the 2020 ACC/Big Ten Challenge. It is a pairing of two former members of the Big East Conference and represents the first encounter between the two programs since 2013.

The Orange and the Scarlet Knights have met 48 times previously. Syracuse has a 39-9 advantage in the all-time series and has captured the last 13 contests. The Orange won the most recent game, a 78-53 decision at the Carrier Dome on November 2, 2013. Rutgers last claimed a series triumph on January 29, 2003, a 68-65 victory in the same season Syracuse went on to win the NCAA Championship.

Tuesday, December 8
Boston College at Minnesota
Illinois at Duke
North Carolina at Iowa
Ohio State at Notre Dame
Penn State at Virginia Tech
Purdue at Miami
Syracuse at Rutgers

Wednesday, December 9
Georgia Tech at Nebraska
Indiana at Florida State
Louisville at Wisconsin
Maryland at Clemson
Michigan State at Virginia
NC State at Michigan
Pitt at Northwestern

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