The Princeton Tigers have been added to the 2012 Syracuse basketball schedule. The Orange lead the Tigers in the all-time series 24-9, including five straight victories over the Ivy League program. here is the schedule so far, as reported from the Syracuse Post-Standard:
Nov. 1 — Pace (exhibition) — Carrier Dome
Nov. 4 — Bloomsburg (exhibition) — Carrier Dome
Nov. 9 — Battle on the Midway vs. San Diego State — USS Midway, 4 p.m.
Nov. 18 — Wagner — Carrier Dome
Nov. 21 — Princeton — Carrier Dome
Nov. 25 — Colgate — Carrier Dome
Nov. 30 – @Arkansas (Big East/SEC Challenge)
Dec. 3 — Eastern Michigan — Carrier Dome
Dec. 6 – Long Beach State — Carrier Dome
Dec. 8 — Monmouth — Carrier Dome
Dec. 22 – Temple @Madison Square Garden (Gotham Classic)
Dec. 31 – Central Conn. State — Carrier Dome
The Tigers were dancing in March last season before being ousted by Florida State in the NCAA tournament. They are a perennial front runner in the Ivy League, so the Tigers will be a good non conference tune up for the Orange before Big East play.