No. 4 Syracuse Orange (5-0) vs. Eastern Michigan Eagles (5-1) GameThread

USA TODAY Sports

Our old friend Rob Murphy returns to the Carrier Dome tonight and he's bringing the Eastern Michigan Eagles with him. While it's nice to see Murph, rest assured the Syracuse Orange will look to "shut it down."

Loading Scores

Don't forget to head over to All Star Sports Cards and make a game prediction. The winning prediction will get a TNIAAM T-Shirt. And while you're there, make sure you mention TNIAAM during any purchase and you'll get 10% off!

Our old friend Rob Murphy returns to the Carrier Dome tonight and he's bringing the Eastern Michigan Eagles with him. While it's nice to see Murph, rest assured the Syracuse Orange will look to "shut it down."

The game is being televised on ESPNU and tips at 7:00 p.m. EST. Syracuse is looking to take the lead in the overall series, which is currently tied 1-1. The Orange ripped up EMU in the Dome last year, 84-48. Southie led SU with 19.

The big storylines to keep an eye on for this one...

1. How does James Southerland come out following his 35-point performance against Arkansas?

2. Admit it, you're curious to see how DaShonte Riley measures up against our three bigs.

3. Michael Carter-Williams, will he keep it up and not get out of control?

4. Will Brandon Triche lead? (Spoiler: Yes, because he is a leader. Duh.)

Leave your pre-, in- and post-game comments below. G'ORANGE!

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior users will need to choose a permanent username, along with a new password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

I already have a Vox Media account!

Verify Vox Media account

Please login to your Vox Media account. This account will be linked to your previously existing Eater account.

Please choose a new SB Nation username and password

As part of the new SB Nation launch, prior MT authors will need to choose a new username and password.

Your username will be used to login to SB Nation going forward.

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

You must be a member of Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician. You should read them.

Join Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

You must be a member of Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker