Oct 19, 2011, 2:37pm EDT
October 28, 2011
Syracuse was voted No. 5 in the AP men's basketball preseason Top 25 poll, joining five other Big East teams in the Top 25.
October 20, 2011
Syracuse was voted fifth in the preseason USA Today/ESPN Top 25 coaches poll, behind only North Carolina, Kentucky, Ohio St., and UConn.
October 19, 2011
Syracuse tied defending NCAA champion UConn for first place in the Big East preseason coaches' poll. Rutgers, St. John's and Seton Hall finished 10th, 11th and 12th in the poll, respectively.