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Vol. 1 Vol. 2 Vol. 3 Vol.4 Vol.5 CJ Fair (Junior, Syracuse): After being relegated to a bench role in his first two years at Syracuse, Fair will finally get an opportunity to start. At 6’8”, Fair has the size to play power forward, but is athletic enough to play at the top of Jim Boeheim’s 2-3 zone as a shooting guard. In addition, Syracuse has so many other offensive weapons (PG Michael Carter-Williams and SG Brandon Triche come to mind) that defenses will not be able to give Fair the attention he deserves. Fair will be a nightmare matchup for the rest of the country, as Syracuse will try to make a deep postseason run in their final season in the Big East. George Beamon (Senior, Manhattan): Beamon is not well known yet, but that should change very soon. After a freshman campaign where he only averaged 6.9 minutes a game, Beamon has been one of the MAAC’s best players the past two seasons. As a sophomore, he averaged 16.3 points, and as a junior, his scoring improved to 19.0 points...
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Michael Carter-Williams SG Syracuse- 2.7pts 1.5reb. Williams only played sparingly as a freshman, but showed glimpses of the phenomenal talent he can be. His jump shot is smooth and efficient, but it’s his passing and vision that really makes him special. If he adds some bulk a top teen pick will be in his future.
Peyton Siva PG Louisville- 9.1pts...
PPD. The acronym used for decades in baseball. It signified a delay. A delay that usually involves rain. Syracuse was scheduled to take on San Diego State Friday night, but modern science has informed us that there is a 75% … Continue reading →
Jim Boeheim and Orange hoops reeled in five more stars last night. That’s 14 stars over the last three weeks if you’re keeping count. Five-star Class of 2014 PF Chris McCullough became the latest Syracuse commit, a day after his Brewster Academy teammate, Ron Patterson, also chose SU. It was a no-brainer for the Bronx native.
“When I was on their campus, I felt...
College basketball is right around the corner. Games will be starting before you know it, and practices are just right around the corner.
Here at Roundballchat I will release my top 100 teams for the 2012-13 college basketball season. I will start at 100 and count my way down. I will rank all the 75 programs in the six major conferences, as well as 25 mid majors in my top 100 countdown...
Trevor Cooney is like a ghost story. Everyone’s really interested, but no one has seen much of him. Since getting to Syracuse in August of 2011, the Delaware native has yet to play an official game with the Orange. This year, he plans for that to change.
He redshirted last season because of SU’s depth in the back court. An October tonsillectomy knocked him out of 14 practices...
Chris McCullough made an early decision on Monday by verbally committing to Jim Boeheim and Syracuse.
Brandon Triche had 23 points and seven assists, James Southerland added 17 points and No. 9 Syracuse beat Bloomsburg 103-60 in an exhibition game Sunday.
The Huskies, who lost 87-65 to Towson in an exhibition Thursday, stayed close against the Orange at the outset. Nasir Jones hit a 3-pointer from the wing and followed with a runner in the lane to move Bloomsburg within 15-12 less...