The Post-Standard columnist Bud Poliquin calls in to chat about the update to his book Tales from the Syracuse Orange’s Locker Room and discusses the current basketball team with host Wes Cheng on The Juice on the Cuse podcast hosted by SNY.tv. Editor in Chief Brad Bierman calls in to talk about SU’s narrow win over Miami and touches on the Syracuse football season.
The Fizz goes through some of the most important prospective recruits and gives the probability of each player committing to the Orange.
Syracuse established itself as a favorite—or the favorite—to win the league in its rookie year with its 13-0 run through a non-league schedule that included Baylor, Villanova and four other high-major opponents. Pitt drilled its first two ACC opponents, including N.C. State on the road. And it would be wrong to leave out Notre Dame entirely given that it defeated co-favorite Duke in the Irish’s first ACC game.
Syracuse University men’s basketball coach Jim Boeheim has been an outspoken critic against improving the economic status of student-athletes. Recently, he told the media that paying student-athletes is "idiotic" because student-athletes are already "getting a tremendous opportunity."