Michael Carter-Williams has undoubtedly played the best basketball of his career in this year’s NCAA tournament. The sophomore playmaker is averaging 13 PPG, 4.75 assist, 5.75 rebounds, and a tad over three steals per game in the tourney thus far. He has his elevated game to an entirely new level, to a point where many Syracuse fans have wondered where this has been all season. Now the Orange is in the Final Four with MCW running the point against Michigan on Saturday night.
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The Orange danced into the tournament with a likely Sweet 16 ceiling, but has exceeded many people’s expectations with this deep run. Carter-Williams has been a primary reason why Syracuse got it done in San Jose and D.C. He received news of his Hamilton, MA home burning down while in California. With that, and scrutiny he gets on a daily basis, MCW has played huge for Syracuse.
MCW faces his toughest test yet individually in Michigan’s star-poin...