If Boeheim wins another NC, there may be more tattoos of his face coming to CNY. (IG/kyleproiatattoo)
Jim Boeheim elevated Syracuse to a national power in the late 80s, and won the 2003 NCAA Tournament, but the Hall of Famer has never had a more consistent stretch of success on the court and in recruiting than the last five or so years. Now, according to Boeheim, his 2015 class will be the best that Syracuse has ever brought in.
247Sports currently ranks Syracuse’s 2015 class No. 1 in their composite rankings. The class includes swingman Malachi Richardson, one of the top shooters in the class, versatile power forward Tyler Lydon, combo guard Franklin Howard, and big man Moustapha Diagne, all of whom are rated four or five stars depending on the website.
The four players fill Syracuse’s scholarships for next season, but interestingly, Boeheim says that there will be a fifth member of the class.
“I will tell you that next year’s recruiting class will be the best that we’ve ever had ...