The game was in serious jeopardy until Fabricio de Melo's 360 dunk as time expired. Then and only then was the 13 point lead statistically-safe.
Dion Waiters hurt his ankle just before the half but that couldn't stop him from celebrating Scoop's buzzer-beater:
Who has the best Mookie Jones-aided intro? Gotta go with Fabricio and his "double tap dance-off."
Syracuse Orange players take the court. Each one brings something different to the fist-bump table:
Dion Waiters tells Citrus TV's Ryan Koletty how it felt to play back in his hometown of Philadelphia, the status of his injured ankle, and how many retweets to expect following the Orange's 79-66 win over the Wildcats.
Jim Boeheim talks about the Orange's win over the Wildcats.
Syracuse Post-Standard reporter Mike Waters recaps the Orange's win over Villanova.