GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) Kentucky freshman Nerlens Noel, the nation's leading shot-blocker, left Tuesday night's game at No. 7 Florida with a knee injury.
The last time Syracuse endured a longer road losing streak, it fell at Connecticut four years ago.
The Orange, however, have won both visits since.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) Northwestern says forward Jared Swopshire will miss the remainder of the season after having arthroscopic surgery on his right knee on Tuesday.
Duke and North Carolina are the ACC's highest-scoring teams, but neither looked strong in their final games before the renewal of college basketball's most storied rivalry.