Men Face #9 Syracuse on ESPNU
|2nd - 00:00||1||2||T|
|Carrier Dome, Syracuse, N.Y.|
|Pts: Matt Hunter - 18||Pts: CARTER-WILLIAMS, M. - 18|
|Reb: Matt Hunter - 13||Reb: 2 Players (#05, #25 - 10)|
|Ast: Malcolm McMillan - 5||Ast: CARTER-WILLIAMS, M. - 13|
|Field Goal %||31.8% (21-66 )||50.6% (39-77 )|
|Pts off Turnovers||17||21|
|2nd Chance Pts||12||25|
|Pts in the Paint||18||56|
The Central Connecticut men's basketball team travels to #9 Syracuse to play its final non-conference game of the 2012-13 season on Monday. Tip-off is scheduled for 3 p.m. and the game will be televised nationally on ESPNU.
The Blue Devils enter the game 4-6 overall and have lost three straight. Syracuse is 11-1 on the season and playing their 10th home game. They are 9-0 at home this season and have won 31 straght at home in the Carrier Dome. Central is facing a Big East team for the first time since the 2010-11 season when they dropped a game at Providence.
Syracuse is play a team from the Northeast Conference for the third time this season. They have beaten Wagner and Monmouth, both at home.
Tip is scheduled for 3 p.m. on ESPNU.