Syracuse vs Tennessee

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6 games
Syracuse 3-3
DATE   Opposing Coach   Score Starters Notes
12/15/1972
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Ray Mears
L
83-87
DuVal, Wadach, Dooms, Hackett, M.Lee J. Lee 16 pts
3/13/1977
NCAA
Ray Mears
W
93-88
Kelley, Williams, Bouie, Byrnes, Shackleford OT; Kelley 22 pts
12/9/1992
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Wade Houston
W
87-81
Autry, Hopkins, Siock, Moten, Wallace Moten 21 pts
11/28/1993
H
Wade Houston
W
98-65
Autry, Moten, Hill, Jackson, Wallace Moten 29 pts
12/22/2000
H
Jerry Green
L
70-83
Griffin, Williams, Celuck, Shumpert, Brown Williams 20 pts
1/19/2002
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Buzz Peterson
L
62-66
Williams, Duany, Forth, Warrick, Shumpert Williams 18 pts

The Syracuse Orangemen and Tennessee Volunteers first met in 1972. Syracuse upset Tennessee in the 1977 NCAA Tournament, with the Orangemen's Louie & Bouie Show (Louis Orr, Roosevelt Bouie) beating the Volunteer's Ernie & Bernie Show (Bernard King, Ernie Grunfeld) 93-88 in overtime.

Tennessee has won the last two games of the series. The two teams last met in 2002.

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