SYRACUSE — The Syracuse men’s basketball team is scheduled to host Colgate for the 22nd straight season, welcoming the Raiders to the Carrier Dome on Monday, Dec. 22.
It will be the 167th meeting between the two Central New York rivals. Syracuse owns a 48-game winning streak in the series, including last year’s 69-50 triumph. It is the longest active consecutive victory stretch in the Division I ranks.
Colgate coach Matt Langel is in his fourth season as head coach. The Raiders were 13-18 overall and 6-12 in the Patriot League last season.
■ The Syracuse at Michigan game in the 16th annual ACC/Big Ten Challenge will tip off Tuesday, Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN from Crisler Arena in Ann Arbor, Mich.
The ACC and Big Ten have split the past two events, winning six challenge games each in 2012 and 2013.