A look back at an improbable run to the Final Four for the Syracuse Orange and a look ahead at the potential roster in 2016-17 in the season finale episode of the Upstate Orange Podcast on FingerLakes1.TV.
In a special edition of the Upstate Orange Podcast, streamed live from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Jim Sinicropi and Brad Conner talk about Jim Boeheim’s improbable run to the Final Four in Houston after upsetting #1 seed Virginia on Sunday night.
With an unfavorable matchup in the ACC Tournament’s opening round, could the Syracuse Orange be looking at just two more games in their season? Will the second game be in the NCAA Tournament or NIT? Does Syracuse need to beat Pitt this week to earn a bid to the Big Dance? These topics and some nostalgic Big East Tournament trivia on the Upstate Orange Podcast.
We talk about the careers of Michael Gbinije and Trevor Cooney and evaluate the Syracuse Orange squad heading into March and the ACC & NCAA Tournaments.
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.
With Jim Boeheim back at the helm after a nine-game NCAA imposed suspension, the Syracuse Orange win their first two ACC games of the season in convincing fashion. How will they fare coming up on the road against Duke and Virginia?
Jim Boeheim returned to the sideline on Saturday after a 9-game NCAA imposed suspension but the 6th ranked North Carolina Tarheels spoiled the homecoming after another late-game Orange collapse. How much of an impact will Coach Boeheim’s return have on the struggling Orange and what is the ceiling for this team. Also, can you name the top 10 best free throw shooters in the Boeheim era?
Syracuse dropped their second game in the last three on Sunday at Madison Square Garden to St. John’s. We talk about what went wrong, if Mike Hopkins is to blame in Boeheim’s absence, and take a look at the historic clip at which this year’s squad is chucking threes.
With Jim Boeheim serving a 9-game suspension and now over 2 years removed from the former Big East, things just seem strange for Orange fans. We recap Syracuse’s games against Wisconsin and Georgetown and try your hand at our Orange Trivia segment.
After a disastrous loss to Pitt in front of 30,000 loyal fans in the Carrier Dome on Saturday, can the Syracuse Orange still get to 20 wins? Also, our thoughts on the Syracuse fan base, the Roosevelt “Bowie” fiasco, Kaleb Joseph as next year’s starting point guard and our chances against Duke in Cameron later this week. Also, the top Orange double-double men of all-time, how Rakeem Christmas is stacking up against other ACC big men, and the 5 things we hate most about being in the ACC.
Syracuse gave a great effort against North Carolina on Monday night in Chapel Hill but ran out of steam late. What can you expect when you’re playing four deep? Can Boeheim work another miracle or are we looking at a 14 loss regular season?
This week Kenny gives his thoughts on the Rick Springfield personal injury case verdict in Syracuse, the recent and unusual rash of tragedies in Phelps, and how he thinks Rex Ryan should perform in his new capacity as Buffalo Bills head coach. Also, Kenny’s building a house with the bricks the Syracuse Orange basketball team has been laying…