Unbeaten Orange in Action 1/13/14
UNDATED - No. 2 Syracuse is one of only four unbeaten teams left in Division I college basketball and hopes to stay that way tonight. The 16-0 Orange are on the road to take on Boston College which is off to a slow 5-11 start to the season. The Orange are coming off a strong defensive effort in a win over North Carolina. Syracuse held the Tar Heels to just 45 points and 39 percent shooting. BC boasts one of the top scores in the ACC in Olivier Hanlan, who's averaging 19.5 point per game.
No. 8 Iowa State will try to rebound from its first loss of the season when if faces off with No. 15 Kansas in a Big 12 showdown. The 14-1 Cyclones may be without point guard DeAndre Kane for the game. He sprained his left ankle in Saturday's loss to Oklahoma. He is averaging 16.5 points, 7.3 rebounds and 6.1 assists per game.
Kansas is 11-4.
No. 23 Duke hosts Virginia in the other Top 25 game on the schedule.