We know going into the 2014-2015 season that the Syracuse Orange men's basketball team isn't expected to match up to recent versions. The inaugural coaches poll of the season speaks to that.
Other ranked ACC squads include the No. 6 North Carolina Tar Heels, No. 8 Virginia Cavaliers and No. 9 Louisville Cardinals. In the Others Receiving Votes category, the Pittsburgh Panthers, Florida State Seminoles, Notre Dame Fighting Irish and Miami Hurricanes show up.
How's that all sound? About right? Too low? Who the hell knows?