The Tulane Green Wave and the Syracuse Orange will play a home-and-home football series in 2011 and 2012, Tulane AD Rick Dickson announced. The contract is not official yet due to TCU’s addition to the Big East.
Tulane will host Syracuse at the Superdome in New Orleans on October 8, 2011. The date for the 2012 game at Syracuse will be announced at a later date.
Syracuse leads the overall series with Tulane 6-1. Their last meeting was in Syracuse in 1999.The Orange won that game 47-17.