Join Jim Sinicropi & former Upstate Orange Podcast co-host Brad Conner along with FL1 Sports’ Brendan Harrington, Tane Robinson and Dave Ekis for a fantasy-style draft of the best players in Syracuse Orange basketball history. Each participant will draft a total of 8 players from the storied history of Syracuse basketball. Then, we’ll break down the teams and debate whose squad would win on the court.
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.
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.
Syracuse finally gets a marquee win over #6 Florida State in the Carrier Dome on Saturday but they still have a lot of work to do before Orange fans can get excited about Selection Sunday. Jim Sinicropi and Brad Conner talk about it on Sunday morning’s live edition of the Upstate Orange Podcast along with some fantastic 1980’s Syracuse basketball trivia.
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.
Syracuse University sophomore and FingerLakes1.com contributor Keith Bremer is in-studio to talk about the Orange basketball team’s dramatic turnaround over the past week, Jim Boeheim’s showdown with Bud Poloquin during Saturday’s postgame press conference, and what the future may hold for Frank Howard after John Gillon stakes a claim to the point.
The new year has arrived with the Syracuse Orange basketball team facing a stretch of futility that in unprecedented for Syracuse fans and head coach Jim Boeheim after getting throttled by St. John’s, Boston College, and virtually any quality opponent that is put in front of them. Can the Orange turn it around? Why have things gone wrong? We take it all on with an expanded Big Five Topics (we go with 10 this week) and look at other frustrating seasons historically at Syracuse during Conner’s Corner Trivia.
After Saturday’s loss to Georgetown in the Carrier Dome, has Syracuse hit rock bottom? Has the move to the ACC hurt Jim Boeheim’s basketball program? Jim Sinicropi and Brad Conner discuss the sorry state of the four-loss Orange and share our fondest memories of Dwayne “The Pearl” Washington.
The Upstate Orange Podcast will take the week off on Christmas Day next Sunday to return with our next live episode on January 1st at 9:15 pm EST.
Syracuse’s offense went into the tank on Saturday at the Barclays Center in the Orange’s first loss of the season at the hands of South Carolina. We discuss this team’s biggest weakness and look ahead to Tuesday night’s game in Madison, Wisconsin against the Badgers. Also, we discuss some of Boeheim’s best and worst shooting teams of all time during Conner’s Corner Trivia.
The Upstate Orange Podcast will take the week off next Sunday to return with our next live episode on December 11th at 9:10 pm EST.
On this week’s Upstate Orange Podcast Jim Sinicropi and Brad Conner wonder if this year’s Syracuse team has any weaknesses? Also, are the Orange under-ranked at #18? Who is this team’s “go-to-guy”? Find out why the incoming freshman class of 2017 could be a point of concern and delve into the way Boeheim distributes minutes on his rosters during Conner’s Corner Trivia.
Syracuse point guards Frank Howard and John Gillon looked fantastic in the Orange’s opening win against Colgate on Friday night. We talk about the season opening win, some great Orange assist tandems from the past, Matthew Moyer’s redshirt decision and what we can expect from Tyler Roberson’s senior campaign.
Join Jim Sinicropi and Brad Conner as they return for another season of Syracuse basketball and look at the 2016-17 Orange. Who will man the point this season? Which newcomer will have the biggest impact? Who will log the most minutes in the center of the zone? We discuss these questions and more, including the first installment of Conner’s Corner Trivia of the season.