Bruce Weber must feel like he’s experiencing déjà vu.
Scoop Jardine’s 16 points helped lead the #1 seed Syracuse defeat the Kansas State Wildcats, 75-59. The Orange advance onto Sweet Sixteen.
Let’s face it, if the three pointer by Indiana’s Christian Watford rimmed out at the buzzer on December 10th against Kentucky, we’d be talking about the possibility of the Wildcats going through the season undefeated.
Who saw this one coming? Kevin Willard has reconstructed the Pirates into a cohesive, unselfish team that is playing the second best basketball in the Big East.
Some of the most passionate Orange fans will tell you that anything less than winning a National Championship will be a disappointment.
It’s going to take an extremely special team to beat Jim Boeheim’s Orange at the Carrier Dome — and Marquette will be more than desperate to get it done.
Some people told me I was crazy when I made that statement prior to Kentucky’s win over Louisville on Saturday but when you watch “MKG” play, it’s tough not to see why he’s more valuable than anyone else in college basketball.
Kris Joseph may be leading the Orange in scoring and rebounding but Dion Waiters’ intangibles are a major reason why Jim Boeheim’s team is starting to resemble a runaway train.
Yankee Stadium isn’t accustomed to digging out for anything. The ballpark in the Bronx is usually dormant this time of year, the sweet sounds of spring still months away. The grounds crew is getting a crash course in snow removal this week.
Christmas has come and gone. If you asked Santa for better bowl games but didn’t quite get them, don’t worry… you’re about to.
Kansas State and Syracuse will be ending bowl droughts when they meet in the Pinstripe Bowl later this month.