Get to know the Princeton Tigers before they invade the Dome on Wednesday night.
The Syracuse Orange welcome their old friend (or foe?), the Princeton Tigers, to the Dome for a pre-Thanksgiving meal on Wednesday night. Don't overlook this game the same way everyone who poo-pooed SU's schedule did. The Tigers are expected to compete for the Ivy League crown and feature one of the tallest line-ups the Orange will face all season. Let's get the particulars...
Date: Wednesday, Nov. 21
Location: Carrier Dome, Syracuse, NY
Time: 7:00 p.m. ET
TV: SNY, TWC Sports
Announcers: Whoever did the last game.
Radio: Syracuse IMG Network/WAER 88.3/WTKW 99.5 FM/ESPN 97.7 FM/Sirius 112/XM 197
Records: Syracuse (2-0), Princeton (1-2)
Princeton's Last Game: 58-52 loss to Rutgers
Wa'Happun Last Year: Princeton finished 20-12, beating nationally-ranked Harvard and ACC Champ Florida State. They qualified for the CBI and made it to the 2nd round before losing to Pitt.
Series: 24-9, Syracuse
Current Streak: Syracuse, 5
SU's Last Win: Nov. 12,
2004 1994, Syracuse 56 - Princeton 45. Lawrence Moten & John Wallace both scored 21.
Fun Fact: Syracuse and Princeton first played in 1905. Princeton won, 24-21.
Princeton Coach: Mitch Henderson (2nd Year), 20-12 overall.
Fear Me, I've Killed Hundred Of Timelords: Forward Ian Hummer, who leads the Tigers with 15.7 PPG to go with 5.3 RPG and 6.0 APG.
Unexciting Reason To Watch: Syracuse will try to extend it's 23-game Dome winning streak that dates to 2010-11.
Exciting Reason To Watch: Princeton features the tallest line-up that Syracuse has faced so it's going to be a strong test for the big men.