UofL BASKETBALL | Cards Preparing to Host Syracuse on Monday

02/04/2018 10:00 AM

The Louisville men’s basketball team will be hoping to snap its current losing streak on Monday when it welcomes Syracuse into the KFC Yum! Center.

Tip-off between the two ACC programs is set for roughly 7 p.m. ET.

The Cards (16-7, 6-4) and Orange (15-8, 4-6) are each on two-game losing streaks heading into the match-up.

UofL lost at No. 2 Virginia on Wednesday before falling to Florida St. in Louisville on Saturday.

Meanwhile, Syracuse lost at Georgia Tech on Wednesday before falling to No. 2 Virginia inside the Carrier Dome on Saturday.

The Orange is known for its famous 2-3 zone defense. UofL’s Deng Adel and Anas Mahmoud talked about that defense on Saturday:

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