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Syracuse vs. Duke: TV Listings, Game Time, History & More

Everything you need to know and a whole bunch of stuff you probably don't about Syracuse's game on Saturday.

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Teams: Syracuse Orange (3-6) vs. Duke Blue Devils (7-1)

Day & Time: Saturday, November 8, 12:30 p.m. ET

Field: Carrier Dome, Syracuse, NY

Line: -3.5, Duke


Regional Network AKA Website
FOX Sports Carolinas FS Carolinas Visit
FOX Sports South FS South Visit
SUN Sports SUN Visit
Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic CSN-MA Visit
New England Sports Network NESN Visit
FOX Sports Indiana Plus FS Indiana Plus Visit
FOX Sports San Diego (Delayed Broadcast) FS San Diego Visit
FOX Sports North Plus FS North + Visit
FOX Sports Midwest Plus FS Midwest + Visit
FOX Sports Southwest Plus FS Southwest + Visit
FOX Sports Prime Ticket (Delayed Broadcast) Prime Ticket Visit
ESPN3 (Subject to Blackout) ESPN3 (Subject to Blackout) Visit
FOX Sports Detroit Plus FOX Sports Detroit + Visit
ROOT Sports Pittsburgh ROOT Sports Pittsburgh Visit
SportsTime Ohio SportsTime Ohio Visit
ROOT Sports Rocky Mtn. (Delayed Broadcast) ROOT Sports Rocky Mtn. Visit
MSG Plus MSG Plus Visit

Announcers: Wes Durham, James Bates

Radio: Syracuse IMG Network, WAER 88.3, Sirius 93/XM 193

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Rivalry2-0, Duke

Current Streak: 2, Duke (duh)

First Meeting: In 1938, the seventh-ranked and undefeated Iron Dukes came to Syracuse and shut out Ossie Solem’s Orange, 21-0, at Archbold Stadium.

Last Meeting: In 1939, Syracuse lost in Durham, 33-6, to the 13th-ranked Blue Devils. George McAfee scored three touchdowns for the Blue Devils.

Head Coaches: SU: Scott Shafer (2nd Year, 10-12), Duke: David Cutcliffe (7th Year, 38-45)

Curious Connections: Orange TE PJ Batten and Duke WR Terrence Alls both attended Miami’s Dade Christian School.. Syracuse CB Juwan Dowels, TE Tyler Provo and Duke DT Edgar Cerenord all played at American Heritage in Miami.

Last Year: One of the best seasons in the history of Duke football (I know...), the Blue Devils won the ACC Coastal Division and went into the ACC Championship Game with a record of 10-2. Despite a good effort, they got beat by eventual champs Florida State in that one and then lost a 52-48 barnburner at the Citrus Chick-Fil-A Bowl to Texas A&M.

Last Game: The Pittsburgh Panthers gave it everything they had but the Blue Devils outlasted them in double overtime, 51-48. Somehow, Duke finds a way...

"Fear Me, I've Killed Hundreds of Timelords": WR Jamison Crowder is second in ACC history with 247 career receptions. He had nine catches for 165 yards and two scores at Pitt.

If Syracuse Wins: The chance to play a 6-6 MAC school in Detroit in mid-December lives another day!

If Syracuse Loses: Well, at least they can pump the brakes on the indoor practice facility. Won't need it until April, guys...

Fun Fact: An interesting note about the 1938 game. At the time there was a so-called gentlemen’s agreement that saw Northern teams bench black players when facing Southern opponents. Duke coach Wallace Wade accepted the presence of Syracuse QB Wilmeth Sidat-Singh, who was African-American and held out of the Orange’s game at Maryland the previous year, saying "If he doesn’t play, no matter what the score is, we’ll get no credit for winning."