The Big East is a tough road, game after game. In hoops that is; much like the travels during the fall in the SEC. Last night a good Syracuse squad traveled to the home of former No. 1 team in the nation, Pittsburgh. Monday evening the Panthers played like the top team in the nation. They hardly resembled the team that was voted down in the rankings after last weeks loss in Louisville. Louisville is 4-0 in the Big East, but they have to travel to Syracuse to play in front of 30,000 screaming orange-clad fans in the Carrier Dome. The Dome is a true home court advantage.
As an outside observer, I say you have to forget quickly. As a team you’re going to come up short at times and... continued