In the home finale for the 2019-20 Syracuse men’s basketball team, Buddy Boeheim broke his 3-3 tie with Joe Girard III to capture Nunes Magician’s Taco Time bell-ringer title.
With 4:34 remaining in Saturday’s game against North Carolina, Boeheim made a jumper to cut the Tar Heels’ lead to 83-71. The Orange eventually lost 92-79, but that shot brought attendees their 14th Taco Time of the season.
Ticket holders from the game will be able to enjoy a free taco at any participating Taco Bell restaurant by presenting their ticket stubs.
SU is now 14-4 against the taco spread (ATTS). Joe Girard III, Brycen Goodine, Elijah Hughes, Quincy Guerrier, Bourama Sidibe, Marek Dolezaj, and Jesse Edwards have also scored Taco Time for SU fans this season.
Despite going 11-7 at home this season, the Orange scored 70 or more points in 14 out of 18 games.
Syracuse basketball 2019-20 Taco Time record (ATTS): 14-4
November 6, Virginia - N/A
November 13, Colgate - Bell-ringer: Jesse Edwards
November 16, Seattle - Bell-ringer: Joe Girard III
November 20, Cornell - Bell-ringer: Elijah Hughes
November 23, Bucknell - Bell-ringer: Buddy Boeheim
December 3, Iowa - N/A
December 18, Oakland - Bell-ringer: Bourama Sidibe
December 21, North Florida - Bell-ringer: Quincy Guerrier
December 28, Niagara - Bell-ringer: Elijah Hughes
January 4, Notre Dame - Bell-ringer: Joe Girard III
January 7, Virginia Tech - Bell-ringer: N/A
January 15, Boston College - Bell-ringer: Brycen Goodine
January 25, Pittsburgh - Bell-ringer: N/A
February 1, Duke - Bell-ringer: Buddy Boeheim
February 8, Wake Forest - Bell-ringer: Buddy Boeheim
February 11, N.C. State - Bell-ringer: Joe Girard III
February 22, Georgia Tech - Bell-ringer: Marek Dolezaj
February 29, North Carolina - Bell-ringer: Buddy Boeheim
Leading Bell-ringer: Buddy Boeheim (4)
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