Louisville, KY - A trying 18 months is behind Rick Pitino, and now he can focus on re-energizing Louisville. Bringing his old system to a new facility could give the Cardinals promise, but a season opener versus No. 16 Butler is daunting.
GAINESVILLE, FL - The last time Ohio State and Florida met as ranked teams, the national championship was on the line. The stakes aren't nearly that high this time, but an early-season matchup should reveal plenty about each club.
Two teams that picked up wins in their openers will square off at the Carrier Dome this afternoon when Syracuse hosts Canisius at 3:00PM ET. Continue reading for our picks & predictions on today’s college basketball game.