Join Jim Sinicropi and “The Professor” Brad Conner for the season premiere of the Upstate Orange Podcast on Sunday morning at 10:00 am. Discuss the new look Syracuse basketball team as they begin the 2017-18 with a win over Cornell on Friday night, hear reaction to a recent article on Jim Boeheim that was published at TheRinger.com, and of course, some great Orange hoops trivia on Conner’s Corner.
Kenny talks about the departure of longtime Syracuse assistant coach Mike Hopkins and the extension for current head coach Jim Boeheim. Then, a shout out to the South Seneca Lady Falcons and the Watkins Glen Senecas for their great postseason runs. Finally, they found Tom Brady’s jersey… big deal!
After a wild four-game winning streak, the Syracuse Orange drop one at Pittsburgh. How much does that loss actually hurt the Orange’s tournament chances? Louisville is next on Big Monday. Also, remembering Fab Melo who passed away in Brazil on Saturday and some great Orange Trivia surrounding Jim Boeheim’s 1,000th win.
After splitting a pair of games this past week against Virginia Tech and Boston College, Syracuse readies to face two ranked opponents this week. First, North Carolina on Big Monday, then, a visit to Notre Dame on Saturday. Is this the last chance for Syracuse to get their NCAA resume back-on-track? We talk all about it along with a fantastic segment of Conner’s Corner where we try our hands at some 1990’s Syracuse basketball trivia.