ATLANTA, Ga. — Syracuse basketball (13-7, 7-6 ACC) tries to reignite its faint NCAA Tournament hopes when the Orange visit the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (12-8, 8-6 ACC) on Saturday afternoon.
The game is set to tip off just after 12 p.m. at McCamish Pavilion and will be televised on the ACC Network, available to subscribers of many cable and satellite TV packages. You can also stream it through the ESPN app, as long as you receive the ACC Network through your TV subscription.
The ACC Network channel numbers in the Syracuse area are as follows:
- Verizon Fios: Channel 571 (HD) & 71 (SD)
- Spectrum Channel 388 (HD & SD)
- New Visions: Channel 780 (HD) & 80 (SD)
- Dish Network: Channel 402 (HD & SD)
- DirecTV: Channel 612 (HD & SD)
Syracuse (No. 56 in NET) enters the game following an 85-71 loss at Duke on Monday night in a contest the Blue Devils dominated from start to finish. That defeat snapped a three-game Orange winning streak and has left them in must-win mode now.
Georgia Tech (No. 38 in NET) is hot, having won three straight games. Its latest conquest was a 69-53 win at No. 16 Virginia Tech on Tuesday night.
Saturday’s game is the 14th all-time meeting between Syracuse and Georgia Tech, with the Orange leading the series 7-6. Syracuse has won the last two matchups, while the Yellow Jackets won the previous two meetings before that.