Tag Archives: Big East

Memories of The Pearl & Rock Bottom for Syracuse .::. Upstate Orange Podcast 12/18/16

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.

Poor to Prodigious .::. Upstate Orange Podcast

This week we discuss the heartbreaking loss at Villanova in Philadelphia on Saturday and discuss if there is any chance for this team to maximize their potential and turn around their season heading into 2015. Also, an interesting fact about former Orange great Pearl Washington.

Can Boeheim Right The Ship? .::. Upstate Orange

Dave Barnick is in-studio to talk about two Syracuse losses over the past week, on the road at Michigan and at home to St. John’s. What can Jim Boeheim do to get this team on the winning track heading towards the ACC schedule. Also, test your knowledge of SU basketball history with some great Orange trivia and do you still root for the old Big East teams?

And They’re Off ..::.. Upstate Orange 11/14/13

Syracuse is off to a 2-0 start to their 2013-14 campaign with wins over Cornell and Fordham. After seeing this season’s iteration of the Orange, are they better or worse than you thought they’d be? Also, is Dajuan Coleman ready to make an impact, who will be the leading rebounder on this team, and who’s taking the last shot? And how about this… it’s quite possible that the Big East or even the American Athletic Conference will have more NCAA Tournament bids than Syracuse’s new conference, the ACC.

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2012-13 Season Wrap-Up ..::.. Upstate Orange

In our final episode of the season we take a look back at the Syracuse Orange’s 2012-13 campaign culminating in a run to the Final Four. Also, some great Orange trivia and a look ahead to Syracuse’s roster heading into next season. Who will back up Tyler Ennis at point guard? Trevor Cooney? Will Dajuan Coleman break out and is Jeremi Grant a lottery pick in next year’s NBA Draft?

Rakeem Christmas vs. Craig Forth ..::.. Upstate Orange

This week we take stock of the Syracuse Orange heading into their final Big East regular season game against Georgetown and then, their final Big East Tournament. What does this team need to do to make a postseason run? Also, can you name every starting center for Syracuse since Roosevelt Bouie?

John Wallace in the house, oh my God, my God ..::.. Upstate Orange

Orange legend #44 John Wallace calls in to talk about the current Syracuse team, the demise of the Big East, memories of playing with Lawrence Moten, and his thoughts on when he might be honored with his jersey being raised to the Dome rafters.

Also, is this Syracuse team soft? Why can’t C.J. Fair get more shots? Some Carrier Dome attendance trivia and much more.

Final Dome Hoya Showdown ..::.. Upstate Orange

This week we recap two conference wins for the Orange and look ahead to the biggest game in recent Syracuse history as the Georgetown Hoyas invade the Carrier Dome for the final time as Big East Conference members on Saturday afternoon. Also, how well do you know the hometowns of Syracuse’s greatest players?

Also, check out this video of Michael Graham throwing a punch at Andre Hawkins in the 1984 Big East Tournament final.

Andy Katz Freeze-Out ..::.. Upstate Orange 2/14/13

This week we welcome Eric Lorenzetti, Head Golf Professional at Turning Stone Resort & Casino, to recap Syracuse’s loss to UConn and react to the revelation that Jim Boeheim is not speaking to ESPN’s Andy Katz. Also, some great Orange trivia and why don’t we ever post up Michael Carter-Williams?

C.J. Fair, Losing at Pitt & Nasty Rumors ..::.. Upstate Orange 2/7/13

In this week’s edition we talk about some unpleasant rumors we’ve heard surrounding the Syracuse basketball program. On the brighter side, is C.J. Fair a Big East Player of the Year candidate? Also, can we ever win at Pitt? If you’ve been paying attention to the Big East this season you should fair well in our Conner’s Corner Trivia segment.

Episode 17 ..::.. Championship Time

Sectional Championships were decided at the Blue Cross Arena this past weekend. We break down all the action and tell you which teams are headed to Buffalo. With the Big East Tournament underway and Selection Sunday just a few days away, there is plenty to talk about on a special Wednesday night edition.
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PROGRAMMING NOTE:
Join us LIVE on Sunday evening at 9:00 pm for Episode 18 as we break down all the NCAA Tournament brackets just a few hours after they are released.

00:04:16   Sectional Championship Weekend Recap
00:24:03  One & Done in High School & College Basketball
00:30:28  March Madness on FingerLakes1.com
00:35:40  College Hoops Discussion: Big East Tournament, Syracuse & Bubble Teams

Episode 02 ..::.. Feast of Holiday Hoops

With so many games going on across the country this holiday week, let Upstate Hoops sort it all out for you. We focus on a fantastic Maui Invitational and recap a Syracuse win over Virginia Tech in MSG.  Also, we welcome Brad Conner for the first installment of Conner’s Corner. Recorded Thanksgiving night in the FingerLakes1.com Studio, a holiday treat!

Episode 02 ..::.. 11/24/11

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