1. Rivalry continues: Syracuse might have moved on from the Big East to the ACC, but the Orange are keeping up their rivalry with Villanova. The two teams face off Saturday.
2. Other big games: Saturday's schedule includes some other intriguing games -- N.C. State hosts Missouri while Boston College plays at VCU and Wake Forest plays at Xavier.
3. Closing out the non-conference: Georgia Tech wraps up its non-conference schedule Sunday with a trip to face a solid Charlotte team. The Yellow Jackets are 8-4 overall and 1-2 away from home.