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2014-15 Boston College Basketball: Syracuse Game Thread (7:00 PM, ESPNU)

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Boston College will travel to Syracuse on Tuesday night to take on the Orange in the Carrier Dome at 7 p.m. Game is on ESPNU.

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Boston College Eagles (8-8, 0-4 ACC) vs. Syracuse Orange (13-5, 4-1 ACC)

Time: 7:00 PM
Date: Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Place: Syracuse, N.Y.
Arena: Carrier Dome
Capacity: 49,262

TV: ESPNU
Announcers: Tom Hart (play-by-play), Len Elmore (color)
Radio: WEEI 850 AM, BCEagles.com
Radio Announcers: Jon Meterparel (play-by-play), Danya Abrams (color)
BC Basketball Twitter News Feed: @BCHoopNews
Join the Conversation on Twitter: #BCHoops #BCvsSU

Line: Boston College +8.5

Last Time Out: Boston College fell to #2/2 Virginia, 66-51, on Saturday.

Series: Boston College and Syracuse have met 65 times. Syracuse leads the all-time series 41-24.
First Meeting: Syracuse 78, Boston College 71 (January 30, 1959)
Last Meeting at the Dome: Boston College 62, Syracuse 59 (OT) (February 19, 2014)

Last Five Meetings:

W - Boston College 62, Syracuse 59 (OT) (February 19, 2014)
L - Syracuse 69, Boston College 59 (January 13, 2014)
W - Boston College 65, Syracuse 60 (February 19, 2005)
W - Boston College 57, Syracuse 54 (March 11, 2004 at Madison Square Garden)
L - Syracuse 96, Boston College 73 (January 10, 2004)

Trends: The Eagles are 5-5 in their last 10 games vs. the Orange. BC is 10-20 all-time playing at Syracuse but are coming off a 62-59 overtime victory over then-#1 and undefeated Syracuse. Jim Christian is 0-1 all-time vs. SU. Syracuse is 10-1 at home this season.

Leave your thoughts on the game below. Go Eagles!