Syracuse men's basketball's road to the NCAA Tournament just got tougher

They’ll get at least one more opportunity to nab that elusive Quad 1, with a road game at Georgia Tech (49th) coming up on Saturday. But the lost opportunity on the road vs. Duke now makes it essential to win out vs. the Yellow Jackets and North Carolina (33rd). And that’s before assuming a game is added against a team like Clemson before the ACC Tournament.