Game time for Syracuse-Duke on February 22 moved to 7 p.m.


ACC, ESPN announce time change


GREENSBORO, N.C. –  In conjunction with ESPN, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced today that the Syracuse-Duke rematch, scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 22 at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, will tip off at 7 p.m., one hour later than originally scheduled.

In the season’s first meeting between the two teams at the Carrier Dome on Feb. 1, Syracuse remained unbeaten and assumed the No. 1 spot in the national rankings following a 91-89 overtime win. 

The game averaged nearly 4.8 million viewers, making it the network’s third most-viewed regular-season men’s college basketball game on record.