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Syracuse men’s basketball to host Colgate Raiders for Nov. 20 meeting

Syracuse will face Colgate for the 173rd time. No, really.

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The Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team will host Colgate on Nov. 20, per Syracuse Athletics. The meeting will mark the 173rd meeting between both clubs.

Syracuse and Colgate did not meet in the 2020-21 season due to the coronavirus pandemic, ending a 26 year consecutive streak. These two teams first met in 1902. Syracuse owns the series edge 127-45. The Orange have won 54 straight against the Raiders.

Colgate won the Patriot League and made an NCAA Tournament appearance in 2021, losing in the First Round to Arkansas. The Raiders are led by head coach Matt Langel, who will enter his 11th season at the helm.

The Syracuse non-conference schedule is close to finished. Here’s a look at the 2021-22 schedule:

Oct. 27 - Pace (Exhibition), Carrier Dome

Nov. 1 - Le Moyne (Exhibition), Carrier Dome

Nov. 9 - Lafayette, Carrier Dome

Nov. 14 - Drexel, Carrier Dome

Nov. 20 - Colgate, Carrier Dome

TBD - Battle 4 Atlantis, Bahamas

TBD - Battle 4 Atlantis, Bahamas

TBD - Battle 4 Atlantis, Bahamas

Nov. 30 - Indiana, Carrier Dome

TBD - Villanova (Jimmy V Classic), Madison Square Garden

TBD - Georgetown, Capital One Arena

Dec. 18 - Lehigh, Carrier Dome

ACC Schedule