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The Syracuse Orange and the Virginia Cavaliers will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at John Paul Jones Arena.

Syracuse was a 57-55 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Maryland. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as favorites.

Virginia was a 65-40 winner in their most recent outing at home against Miami. They covered the 10.5-point spread as favorites.

Syracuse:
Team record: 26-2 SU, 15-8-1 ATS

is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games on the road
is 9-1-1 ATS in its last 11 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 9-1
Before playing Georgia Tech are 2-1
After playing Maryland are 0-2
After a win are 9-1

Virginia:
Team record: 24-5 SU, 16-9 ATS
Current streak: won 12 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Maryland are 4-6
After playing Miami are 5-5
After a win are 10-0

Next up:
Syracuse home to Georgia Tech, Tuesday, March 4
Virginia at Maryland, Sunday, March 9