The 9th ranked Syracuse Orange will take on St. Johns on Sunday afternoon at the Dome. Coverage on Oldies 101.5 begins at 2:30 with Orange Pregame ... tip off is at 3pm. The Red Storm defeated U-Conn 71-65 last night in Big East play.
James Southerland's appeal hearing a scheduled for today at 1pm at S.U. .... no word on if a decision will be made on his status in time for Sunday's game.
The SUNY Cortland Red Dragons Men's and Women's Basketball teams will host Oswego tonight at Corey Gym ... the ladies tip at 6pm, and are tied with Oswego for 3rd place in the SUNYAC ... the Men's team will celebrate Senior night and tip at about 8pm ... The Cortland Men, Ranked 24th in the latest d3hoops-dot-com poll. need to go 3-1 in their last four games to clinch the regular season SUNYAC title without losses by other teams in the race. The Cortland Men have a 10 game winning streak and are in 1st place in the SUNYAC by 2 games over Geneseo heading into Friday's matchup with the defending champion Lakers, whom they beat 75-69 on January 26th. Oswego is in 4th place ... and a half-game behind Plattsburgh in the standings. Both Cortland and Oswego have a meeting with Plattsburgh on the road next weekend in the final week of regular-season play.
Also from SUNY Cortland, the Wrestling team has made a change in their schedule due to the storm ... their tri-meet with Oswego and Coast Guard tomorrow has been changed to a duel meet with Oswego only starting at 1pm at Corey Gym.
In High School Sports Last Night: Boys Hoops: Cortland beat Corcoran 77-59 and Lansing topped Southern Cayuga 62-59. In Girls Hoops: Fabius-Pompey defeated Onondaga 42-22, Weedsport beat Tully 57-28, Lafayette outlasted Cato-Meridian 72-57 and Southern Cayuga edged Moravia 47-40. In Girls Volleyball: Cincinnatus beat New York Mills and Tully over Cooperstown, both by 3-0 scores.