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1986-87 Syracuse Orange
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 31-7, .816 W-L% (13th of 290)
Conference: 12-4, 3rd in Big East (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Jim Boeheim (31-7)

PS/G: 82.1 (25th of 290) ▪ PA/G: 72.4 (141st of 290)
SRS: 17.97 (9th of 290) ▪ SOS: 8.22 (18th of 290)

NCAA Tournament: (#2 seed in East)
Won East First Round (79-73) versus #15 Georgia Southern
Won East Second Round (104-86) versus #10 Western Kentucky
Won East Regional Semifinal (87-81) versus #6 Florida
Won East Regional Final (79-75) versus #1 North Carolina
Won National Semifinal (77-63) versus #6 Providence
Lost National Final (74-73) versus #1 Indiana

AP Poll Summary

Pre 12/2 12/9 12/16 12/23 12/30 1/6 1/13 1/20 1/27 2/3 2/10 2/17 2/24 3/3 Final
15 17 12 9 7 7 5 5 7 6 11 9 9 11 10 10

Schedules prior to the 1995-96 season may be missing games vs. non-Division I opponents.

Schedule and Results

G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
1 Sat, Nov 29, 1986 REG Loyola (IL) MW Coll W 87 66 1 0 W 1 Carrier Dome
2 Mon, Dec 1, 1986 REG George Washington A-10 W 82 69 2 0 W 2 Carrier Dome
3 Fri, Dec 5, 1986 REG Oklahoma State Big 8 W 73 62 3 0 W 3 Carrier Dome
4 Sat, Dec 6, 1986 REG Northeastern (19) ECACN W 94 74 4 0 W 4 Carrier Dome
5 Mon, Dec 8, 1986 REG Cornell Ivy W 83 76 5 0 W 5 Carrier Dome
6 Thu, Dec 11, 1986 REG N St. Bonaventure A-10 W 66 52 6 0 W 6
7 Sat, Dec 13, 1986 REG Canisius ECACN W 99 67 7 0 W 7 Carrier Dome
8 Sat, Dec 20, 1986 REG Fairfield MAAC W 93 74 8 0 W 8 Carrier Dome
9 Fri, Dec 26, 1986 REG N Wichita State MVC W 83 69 9 0 W 9
10 Tue, Dec 30, 1986 REG Boston University ECACN W 96 67 10 0 W 10 Carrier Dome
11 Sat, Jan 3, 1987 REG @ Connecticut Big East W 88 71 11 0 W 11 XL Center
12 Mon, Jan 5, 1987 REG @ Providence Big East W 89 85 12 0 W 12 Dunkin' Donuts Center
13 Sat, Jan 10, 1987 REG Seton Hall Big East W 92 84 13 0 W 13 Carrier Dome
14 Tue, Jan 13, 1987 REG @ Boston College Big East W 76 64 14 0 W 14 Roberts Center
15 Sun, Jan 18, 1987 REG @ Michigan Big Ten L 88 91 14 1 L 1 Crisler Arena
16 Wed, Jan 21, 1987 REG Villanova Big East W 70 58 15 1 W 1 Carrier Dome
17 Sat, Jan 24, 1987 REG St. John's (NY) (14) Big East W 64 63 16 1 W 2 Carrier Dome
18 Mon, Jan 26, 1987 REG Pittsburgh (16) Big East L 70 84 16 2 L 1 Carrier Dome
19 Sat, Jan 31, 1987 REG @ Georgetown (11) Big East L 81 83 16 3 L 2 Capital Centre
20 Tue, Feb 3, 1987 REG @ Seton Hall Big East W 84 80 17 3 W 1 Izod Center
21 Sat, Feb 7, 1987 REG Connecticut Big East W 59 53 18 3 W 2 Carrier Dome
22 Mon, Feb 9, 1987 REG @ Pittsburgh (13) Big East L 61 63 18 4 L 1 Fitzgerald Fieldhouse
23 Sat, Feb 14, 1987 REG Louisville Metro W 99 72 19 4 W 1 Carrier Dome
24 Mon, Feb 16, 1987 REG N Villanova Big East W 96 82 20 4 W 2
25 Thu, Feb 19, 1987 REG Providence (19) Big East W 90 81 21 4 W 3 Carrier Dome
26 Sun, Feb 22, 1987 REG Georgetown (11) Big East L 71 72 21 5 L 1 Carrier Dome
27 Wed, Feb 25, 1987 REG @ St. John's (NY) Big East W 88 80 22 5 W 1 Madison Square Garden (IV)
28 Sat, Feb 28, 1987 REG Boston College Big East W 87 63 23 5 W 2 Carrier Dome
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
29 Fri, Mar 6, 1987 CTOURN N Villanova Big East W 72 66 24 5 W 3 Madison Square Garden (IV)
30 Sat, Mar 7, 1987 CTOURN N Pittsburgh (11) Big East W 99 85 25 5 W 4 Madison Square Garden (IV)
31 Sun, Mar 8, 1987 CTOURN N Georgetown (7) Big East L 59 69 25 6 L 1 Madison Square Garden (IV)
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
32 Fri, Mar 13, 1987 NCAA N Georgia Southern A-Sun W 79 73 26 6 W 1
33 Sun, Mar 15, 1987 NCAA N Western Kentucky Sun Belt W 104 86 27 6 W 2 Carrier Dome
34 Thu, Mar 19, 1987 NCAA N Florida SEC W 87 81 28 6 W 3
35 Sat, Mar 21, 1987 NCAA N North Carolina (2) ACC W 79 75 29 6 W 4 Izod Center
36 Sat, Mar 28, 1987 NCAA N Providence Big East W 77 63 30 6 W 5
37 Mon, Mar 30, 1987 NCAA N Indiana (3) Big Ten L 73 74 30 7 L 1 Louisiana Superdome