Some get paid millions to try and solve the riddle facing the Michigan coaching staff at the Final Four this weekend. How do you score against the Syracuse 2-3 zone defense? Lately, there seems to be no answer.
Focused Michael Carter-Williams is rising above off-court adversity and playing a leading role for the Syracuse Orange.
Syracuse held Marquette to just 39 points as the Orange advanced into the Final Four.
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.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — James Southerland hit five 3-pointers in the first half to keep No. 19 Syracuse in the game and Brandon Triche keyed a big second-half run that gave the Orange a 75-63 […]
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.
A battle between the two best teams in the Big East should be the highlight on what is a terrific all-around Saturday in college basketball.
The Orange? We think that they’re the best team in the country. Yes, better than Indiana and better than Duke. Crazy? Not if you watch sophomore point guard Michael Carter-Williams. Trust us, you won’t be disappointed.
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.
With Beal and Walker gone, Rosario should have the opportunity to make his final college campaign a memorable one at Florida.