Syracuse’s Jim Boheim is gaining on Coach K with 902 career wins, but for now it will look like he’ll settle for second place in the record books which is still an amazing accomplishment. 902 wins, wow.
Michael Carter-Williams scored a career-high 18 points and added 13 assists and No. 7 Syracuse beat Central Connecticut State 96-62 on Monday, giving Orange coach Jim Boeheim his 902nd career win.Boeheim tied Bob Knight for second all-time in victories among Division I men’s coaches. Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski leads with 939.Syracuse (12-1) completed its nonconference schedule with its 32nd straight home win, the longest active streak in the nation. Boeheim’s first chance to pass Knight comes in the Orange’s Big East opener on Wednesday night at home against Rutgers.