Syracuse, UConn set to meet in 2018 2K Sports Classic from Madison Square Garden
Syracuse and Connecticut are no strangers to each other, meeting a total of 94 times in their long history as Big East Conference rivals.
The two teams are set to play each other at Madison Square Garden for the 2018 2K Sports Classic on Thursday, November 15.
Alongside the Orange and the Huskies are the Oregon Ducks and Iowa Hawkeyes, who will meet in the other matchup from New York City.
This tournament will guarantee two games, so the winners and the losers will play each other the next day.
Adding to the busy weekend in the Big Apple, the Syracuse football team will meet Notre Dame on Saturday, November 17 from Yankees Stadium in the Bronx.