The Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team (3-3) will try to snap a two-game skid against the Illinois Fighting Illini (5-1) on Tuesday night at the State Farm Center.
The two teams will meet on the hardwood for the first time in 27 years. The Orange took the last meeting, 75-64, on December 27, 1995.
Syracuse is coming off a 73-72 loss to Bryant, while Illinois is coming off a 92-59 victory over Lindenwood.
Tuesday’s game will be televised on ESPN, with tipoff set for 7:30 p.m.
GAME PREVIEW LINKS:
- ORANGE FACE #16 ILLINOIS IN ACC/BIG TEN CHALLENGE (Cuse.com)
- How to watch Syracuse basketball at Illinois: ACC/Big Ten Challenge time, TV channel, live stream (Syracuse.com)
- Opponent Preview: What to know about No. 16 Illinois (DailyOrange.com)
- Syracuse basketball at No. 16 Illinois odds, prediction and how to watch (InsideTheLoudHouse.com)
- Beat writers predict dominant win for No. 16 Illinois (DailyOrange.com)
- Syracuse men’s basketball: what to watch for vs. Illinois (NunesMagician.com)
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