Posted November 15, 2011 on AP on Fox
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Syracuse players know the team's depth is likely to play a key role in its success this season. The fifth-ranked Orange should again be able to display their numbers when they host Albany on Tuesday night as part of the NIT Season Tip-Off. One of the deeper teams in the nation with eight key contributors back from last season's 27-8 squad, Syracuse (2-0) has shown off its depth while averaging 85.0 points in victories over Fordham and Manhattan. Five players scored in double figurers - including two off the bench - while starting point guard Scoop Jardine did not have a point in the Orange's 92-56 win over the Jaspers on Monday at the Carrier Dome. "We're really dangerous. I didn't score and we still won by 36 points,'' said Jardine, who averaged 12.5 points last season. "I'm happy to be a part of something like this where it's not really all on my shoulders. When I contribute, it's going to be big and it's going to make us ev...
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