Following Syracuse’s 61-39 disastrous loss to Georgetown, a member of the press asked Jim Boeheim if he was going to miss the Georgetown-Syracuse rivalry and the Big East. The Per’fesser said if he was younger maybe he would be bothered. But at 68, not so much.
“I’m pretty much ready to go play golf some place. If I was 40 years old, I’d be real upset. I’m not.”
After another dreadful offensive showing for the Orange, and the season crumbling to a close, maybe retirement and golfing seems more appealing to Boeheim.
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SU was shockingly apathetic throughout Saturday’s emotional affair. Syracuse’s offensive woes have now reached insane levels. The Orange was 15-for-47 from the field, just 1-for-11 from deep, and the first time in 34 years a Boeheim team didn’t crack 40 points.
Seniors James Southerland and Brandon Triche were totally nonexistent. So much of Saturday’s responsibility falls on them. If anyone should rec...