NCAA Tournament History for Syracuse

+ indicates wins over a higher seeded team.
- indicates losses to a lower seeded team.

Overall Record: 68-40, 0.630

YearConferenceRegionSeed
Results
2019ACCWest8
  • -lost to W 9 Baylor 69-78
  • 2018ACCMidwest11
  • beat M 22 Arizona St 60-56
  • +beat M 6 TCU 57-52
  • +beat M 3 Michigan St 55-53
  • lost to M 2 Duke 65-69
  • 2016ACCMidwest10
  • +beat M 7 Dayton 70-51
  • beat M 15 Middle Tenn St 75-50
  • beat M 11 Gonzaga 63-60
  • +beat M 1 Virginia 68-62
  • lost to E 1 North Carolina 66-83
  • 2014ACCSouth3
  • beat S 14 Western Mich 77-53
  • -lost to S 11 Dayton 53-55
  • 2013Big EastEast4
  • beat E 13 Montana 81-34
  • beat E 12 California 66-60
  • +beat E 1 Indiana 61-50
  • +beat E 3 Marquette 55-39
  • lost to S 4 Michigan 56-61
  • 2012Big EastEast1
  • beat E 16 UNC Asheville 72-65
  • beat E 8 Kansas St 75-59
  • beat E 4 Wisconsin 64-63
  • -lost to E 2 Ohio State 70-77
  • 2011Big EastEast3
  • beat E 14 Indiana St 77-60
  • -lost to E 11 Marquette 62-66
  • 2010Big EastWest1
  • beat W 16 Vermont 79-56
  • beat W 8 Gonzaga 87-65
  • -lost to W 5 Butler 59-63
  • 2009Big EastSouth3
  • beat S 14 Stephen F. Austin 59-44
  • beat S 6 Arizona St 78-67
  • lost to S 2 Oklahoma 71-84
  • 2006Big EastSouth5
  • -lost to S 12 Texas A&M 58-66
  • 2005Big EastSouth4
  • -lost to S 13 Vermont 57-60, OT
  • 2004Big EastWest5
  • beat W 12 BYU 80-75
  • +beat W 4 Maryland 72-70
  • -lost to W 8 Alabama 71-80
  • 2003Big EastEast3
  • beat E 14 Manhattan 76-65
  • beat E 6 Oklahoma St 68-56
  • beat E 10 Auburn 79-78
  • +beat E 1 Oklahoma 63-47
  • +beat S 1 Texas 95-84
  • +beat W 2 Kansas 81-78
  • 2001Big EastMidwest5
  • beat M 12 Hawaii 79-69
  • lost to M 4 Kansas 58-87
  • 2000Big EastMidwest4
  • beat M 13 Samford 79-65
  • beat M 5 Kentucky 52-50
  • lost to M 1 Michigan St 58-75
  • 1999Big EastSouth8
  • -lost to S 9 Oklahoma St 61-69
  • 1998Big EastSouth5
  • beat S 12 Iona 63-61
  • +beat S 4 New Mexico 56-46
  • lost to S 1 Duke 67-80
  • 1996Big EastWest4
  • beat W 13 Montana St 88-55
  • beat W 12 Drexel 69-58
  • beat W 8 Georgia 83-81, OT
  • +beat W 2 Kansas 60-57
  • beat SE 5 Mississippi St 77-69
  • lost to M 1 Kentucky 67-76
  • 1995Big EastMidwest7
  • beat M 10 Southern Ill 96-92
  • lost to M 2 Arkansas 94-96, OT
  • 1994Big EastWest4
  • beat W 13 Hawaii 92-78
  • beat W 12 Wis-Green Bay 64-59
  • lost to W 1 Missouri 88-98, OT
  • 1992Big EastEast6
  • beat E 11 Princeton 51-43
  • lost to E 3 Massachusetts 71-77, OT
  • 1991Big EastEast2
  • -lost to E 15 Richmond 69-73
  • 1990Big EastSoutheast2
  • beat SE 15 Coppin St 70-48
  • beat SE 7 Virginia 63-61
  • -lost to SE 6 Minnesota 75-82
  • 1989Big EastMidwest2
  • beat M 15 Bucknell 104-81
  • beat M 10 Colorado St 65-50
  • beat M 3 Missouri 83-80
  • lost to M 1 Illinois 86-89
  • 1988Big EastEast3
  • beat E 14 North Carolina A&T 69-55
  • -lost to E 11 Rhode Island 94-97
  • 1987Big EastEast2
  • beat E 15 Georgia So 79-73
  • beat E 10 Western Ky 104-86
  • beat E 6 Florida 87-81
  • +beat E 1 North Carolina 79-75
  • beat SE 6 Providence 77-63
  • lost to M 1 Indiana 73-74
  • 1986Big EastEast2
  • beat E 15 Brown 101-52
  • -lost to E 7 Navy 85-97
  • 1985Big EastEast7
  • beat E 10 DePaul 70-65
  • lost to E 2 Georgia Tech 53-70
  • 1984Big EastEast3
  • beat E 6 VCU 78-63
  • -lost to E 7 Virginia 55-63
  • 1983Big EastEast6
  • beat E 11 Morehead St 74-59
  • lost to E 3 Ohio State 74-79
  • 1980Big EastEast1
  • beat E 8 Villanova 97-83
  • -lost to E 5 Iowa 77-88
  • 1979IndependentEast4
  • beat E 5 Connecticut 89-81
  • -lost to E 9 Pennsylvania 76-84
  • 1978IndependentMideast
  • lost to Western Ky 86-87, OT
  • 1977IndependentMideast
  • beat Tennessee 93-88, OT
  • lost to Charlotte 59-81
  • 1976IndependentMidwest
  • lost to Texas Tech 56-69
  • 1975IndependentEast
  • beat La Salle 87-83, OT
  • beat North Carolina 78-76
  • beat Kansas St 95-87, OT
  • lost to Kentucky 79-95
  • lost to Louisville 88-96, OT
  • 1974IndependentMidwest
  • lost to Oral Roberts 82-86, OT
  • 1973IndependentEast
  • beat Furman 83-82
  • lost to Maryland 75-91
  • beat Pennsylvania 69-68
  • 1966IndependentEast
  • beat Davidson 94-78
  • lost to Duke 81-91
  • 1957IndependentEast
  • beat Connecticut 82-76
  • beat Lafayette 75-74
  • lost to North Carolina 58-67