The last time Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim faced Kansas, he won his elusive title in the 2003 NCAA championship game.
The Orange will face No. 22 defending national champion Kansas for the first time since that contest with much less at stake when they meet Tuesday in the championship of the CBE Classic in Kansas City, where the Jayhawks have won 28 straight regular-season games.
Let's do this.
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