The Syracuse Orange are back on the NCAA bubble after going 2 and 4 over their recent road trip. This week, we discuss Syracuse’s big win against Duke at Cameron and their Sunday night loss to Virginia. Also, find out how you can help SU legend Dwayne “The Pearl” Washington.
Join Jim Sinicropi, Matt Verkey and Brad Conner as they get ready for another season of Syracuse Orange basketball. Will the freshmen and emerging sophomores fill the void left by the exit of Tyler Ennis, C.J. Fair, and Jeremi Grant? Can Rakeem Christmas step up and lead this team in his senior season? Can Trevor Cooney hit the rim consistently on a three point shot? These questions answered, along with some great Orange trivia on the season premiere of the Upstate Orange Podcast on FingerLakes1.TV.
Just 24 hours after the final buzzer sounded in Syracuse’s loss to Dayton, Jim Sinicropi, Dave Barnick, Matt Verkey and Brad Conner are in-studio to talk about the disappointment as we try to make sense of the Orange’s early exit and look ahead to next season. Also, some college basketball trivia, a rant on the “classy” Coach K, memories of C.J. Fair, and was this a successful season?
To the 30,000+ viewers/listeners who tuned in live, watched on YouTube or downloaded our show on iTunes this season, thank you! We’ll see you again in October!
The most highly anticipated regular season game is next for the Syracuse Orange as the Duke Blue Devils invade the Carrier Dome on Saturday night. Which team is better prepared to handle the big stage? Also, how well do you know your Duke trivia, what can the individual Orange players improve upon in the month of February, and how important is it that the ‘Cuse wins on Saturday?