The matchup of Louisville and Michigan could produce a memorable NCAA title game.
Focused Michael Carter-Williams is rising above off-court adversity and playing a leading role for the Syracuse Orange.
After being sent cross-country to open the NCAA tournament, Syracuse is in no hurry to go back home.
They went nose-to-nose one last time, Syracuse and Georgetown in a throwback struggle at the Big East tournament. Of course, 40 minutes wasn’t enough to decide it. And that was only fitting.
Syracuse and Georgetown, one more heavyweight clash in Madison Square Garden. Two original Big East titans toe-to-toe on the New York stage. Jim Boeheim. John Thompson III. One … last … time.
James Southerland and Michael Carter-Williams kept Syracuse’s run at one more title going, as the 19th-ranked Orange beat No. 17 Pittsburgh, 62-59, on Thursday at Madison Square Garden.
College basketball’s elite rivalry will bring out the best in North Carolina for the first 20 minutes, but we can’t see Roy Williams’ team staying close with the Blue Devils for an entire game.
The Bruins’ tilt with Georgetown in the Legends Classic was highly anticipated to begin with, but now the expectations are going to go right through the roof.
The Syracuse Orange are now 2-0 after defeating Wagner 88-57 on Sunday.
Jim Boeheim has always had terrific size and length for his 2-3 zone, but this specific team should take those attributes to a different level.
Ten glue guys to watch next season in college basketball in no particular order.
Brandon Triche scored 18 points, Kris Joseph added 11 in the final home game of his career, and second-ranked Syracuse beat No. 19 Louisville 58-49 on Saturday.
Tough as nails and a nuisance on the ball defensively, Ohio State’s Aaron Craft can single handedly dominate a game without having an impact on the offensive end of the floor.
Syracuse’s outstanding depth has been without question their biggest strength this season and the major reason why the Orange are 23-1 and a likely lock for a number one seed in the NCAA Tournament.
Brandon Triche had 18 points, including a pair of free throws that broke the final tie with 88 seconds left, and No. 3 Syracuse beat West Virginia 63-61 on Saturday.