101.5 Seconds of Sports Jan. 10, 2013
Thursday, January 10, 2013
The Syracuse Men's Basketball team defeated Providence 72-66 last night on the road. C.J. Fair led the Orange with 23 Points, 11 rebounds and four blocks. Michael Carter-Williams netted 17 with 6 assists and 6 boards and Rakim Christmas added 15 points, 8 rebounds and 3 blocks. Up next is Villanova at the Dome this Saturday at noon. Orange Pregame starts at 11:30. 'Nova beat South Florida 61-53 last night.
Elsewhere in Big East Men's Basketball last night, Louisville beat Seton Hall 73-58 and Rutgers edged St. Johns 58-56..
In High School Sports Yesterday, Boys Basketball: Tully Over Weedsport 65-43, Lafayette over Port Byron 73-54, and Fabius-Pompey edged Faith Heritage 55-53. Girls Basketball: Cincinnatus over Otselic Valley 49-18 and Fabius-Pompey over Onondaga 55-23. In Wrestling it was Mexico over Homer and Port Byron over Tully,
SUNY Cortland's Athletics Department has announced that admission will be free to 10 upcoming home games/events ... which include Men's and Women's Basketball vs. Buffalo State (Friday night at 6 and 8) and Fredonia State (Saturday afternoon at 2 and 4), Men's Hockey vs. Utica College (Friday night at 7), Manhattenville (Saturday night at 7) and Hamilton (next Tuesday 1/15 at 7pm), Women's Hockey vs. Neumann (Friday and Saturday afternoons at 3) and Women's Gymnastics vs. Wilson (Sunday afternoon at 1).
Three SUNY Cortland " Spring " teams have been picked in the Top 5 in preseason polls. The Men's Lacrosse team has been picked # 1 by Lacrosse Magazine. Defending Champion Salisbury is picked # 3. The Women's Lacrosse team has been picked # 4 by Lacrosse Magazine, behind defending Champion Trinity, Salisbury and TCNJ. Senior Midfielder Maria Di Fato has been tabbed the Division III Women's Lacrosse Preseason Player Of the Year. Also, the Baseball team is picked # 3 in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper preseason poll.