The Syracuse Orange Men's Basketball team is in San Jose California for a date with the University of Montana Grizzlies in round 1 of the NCAA tournament ... game time is 10pm Eastern Time. It will be the first-ever meeting between the two schools. The Grizzlies won the Big Sky Conference and are 26-5 on the season. Orange Pregame is at 9:30 tonight.
The Orange run in the NCAA begins under a cloud of controversy ... again ... with reports of another NCAA investigation into the basketball program underway. Coach Jim Boeheim said it's " the same as last year " in his remarks yesterday.
The Big East made it official ... adding Butler, Xavier and Creighton as new members ... and will " re-launch " as a " Basketball-Driven " conference on July 1st.
James Madison and LaSalle won the final two NCAA " Play-In" games yesterday.
Coming up on Friday, the # 1 SUNY Cortland Men's Lacrosse team hosts Ithaca College. Cortland is 5-0 on the season. Game time has been moved up to 5pm at the stadium complex.
Congratulations to Sarah Culmo of the SUNY Cortland Women's Swimming and Diving team for her 15th Place Finish, and Honorable Mention All-America nod, in the 50 Yard Freestyle event at the NCAA Championships in Shenandoah Texas. Competition continues today.
The TC3 Men's Lacrosse team lost to 8th Ranked Monroe Community College 20-11 yesterday. Homer Alum Mike Hartnett scored five times for the Panthers while fellow Homer grads Stephan Park and Austin Recor tallied two goals each, Cortland High Alum Tyler West recorded a goal and an assist and fellow Cortland Grad Chad Timmons added an assist.