Two more conference wins has bumped up Syracuse to No. 20 in the Week 14 Associated Press Top 25 poll. The Orange (17-7, 8-3 Atlantic Coast) had gone four weeks without getting ranked until it placed No. 24 in last Monday’s poll.
Thursday night, SU beat Pittsburgh by 28 points behind Briana Day’s career-high 31 points. Sunday afternoon at Boston College, Syracuse cruised to a 72-45 victory, its fourth straight.