November 21, 2007

Breakdown: Syracuse vs. Ohio State

Syracuse is leaving Upstate for a little bit, but the trip isn't a long one to New York City's Madison Square Garden, where the Orange willll try to advance to the finals of the NIT Tip-Off Classic tonight against Ohio State.

The road to MSG wasn't easy as Syracuse survived a scare from St.Joseph's to advance to the semifinals.

The Orange freshmen are already paying dividends as guard Jonny Flynn and Donte Greene have played big roles in both wins. As it stands right now, Flynn could be on pace to break a lot of Orange records and Greene might be one of the country's biggest matchup problems.

Siena and St. Joseph's couldn't get over the hump. Can Ohio St. keep its championship run going and knock off the Orange?

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