SU, Georgetown to renew hoops rivalry in 2015-2016 season

Published 06/10 2014 11:08AM

Updated 06/10 2014 03:48PM

Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – Syracuse University and Georgetown will renew their basketball rivalry in 2015-2016, the SU athletics department announced on Tuesday morning.

The Orange and the Hoyas rivalry is one of the most storied rivalries in college athletics.

Georgetown will host the Orange at Verizon Center during the 2015-16 and 2017-18 seasons and the Hoyas will visit the Carrier Dome in 2016-17 and 2018-19.

Specific dates have not been set.

SU leads the all-time series against Georgetown 49-41.

The rivalry was interrupted when SU became a full member of the Atlantic Coast Conference.

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