The Syracuse University men’s basketball team has made the NCAA Tournament as a No. 10 seed, and the Orange will be facing No. 7 seed Dayton.
SU is 1-2 all-time against the Flyers and 0-1 against them in the NCAA Tournament.
In 2014, SU lost to Dayton 55-53 in the tournament.
Here’s what to know about the 2015-2016 Flyers:
- Former Orange guard Allen Griffin is a Dayton assistant
- Record: 25-7 overall, 14-4 in the Atlantic 10
- Advanced to the A-10 Championship semifinals, losing to St. Joseph’s
- Led by two all-conference place, Charles Cooke and Dyshawn Pierre
- Cooke leads the team with 15.7 points per game
The Orange will face Dayton on Friday at 12:15 p.m. in St. Louis.
Ticket information is available on Cuse.com.