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Michigan to host Syracuse in ACC-Big Ten Challenge

Michigan 80, Penn State 67 - #21Michigan will host Syracuse in the 2014 Big Ten-ACC Challenge.

Michigan and Syracuse will play on Tuesday, December 2nd at the Crisler Center. Times and television information for the Big Ten-ACC Challenge will be released at a later date.

Michigan last played Syracuse in the 2013 Final Four in Atlanta, GA. The Wolverines beat the Orange 61-56 to advance to the National Championship game. John Beilein is 1-9 career against Syracuse Jim Boeheim.

Syracuse lost CJ Fair, Tyler Ennis and Jerami Grant from last year’s roster, but returns sharpshooter Trevor Cooney and big man Rakee Christmas among others. Syracuse’s incoming class is headlined by five-star forward Chris McCullough and four-star guard Kaleb Joseph.

The Wolverines will also travel to Arizona and play in the 2014 Legends Classic featuring Villanova, VCU and Oregon at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. A full run down of future scheduled dates can be found here.

Full listing of Big Ten-ACC Challenge matchups after the jump. 

Mon, Dec 1

Nebraska at Florida State
Rutgers at Clemson

Tue, Dec 2

No. 21 Syracuse at No. 24 Michigan
Ohio State at No. 8 Louisville
Pittsburgh at Indiana
NC State at Purdue
Illinois at Miami (Fla.)
Minnesota at Wake Forest

Wed, Dec 3

No. 2 Duke at No. 4 Wisconsin
No. 18 Michigan State at Notre Dame
No. 25 Iowa at No. 6 North Carolina
No. 7 Virginia at Maryland
Georgia Tech at Northwestern
Virginia Tech at Penn State

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