Last time out against the Clemson Tigers, things didn’t go well for the Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team. This time around, they absolutely need to go better if SU has any chance to make it to the NCAA Tournament (as an at-large team, of course). Monday night’s win over UNC helps.
Welcome back, Fake Nunes fans. We’re here for the final home game of this strange Syracuse Orange ACC Basketball season so let’s see if the Orange can get momentum on the road to Greensboro Opponent: Clemson Tigers Location: Clemson, SC Students: 25,822 students who aren’t mentally ready to root for the Jacksonville Jaguars The 2020-21 Fake Nunes Equation of Tumult (#FNET) You wanted something more ridiculous than RPI and the NCAA gave you NET.
Rather, this is a discussion about where the Orange can finish in the ACC standings — which will have a direct impact on their NCAA Tournament chances, unless they manage to win the whole thing in Greensboro (which, please... let’s just do that). First, as of Monday night, here’s where things sit: Florida State Seminoles (10-3) Virginia Cavaliers (12-4) Virginia Tech Hokies (9-4) Louisville Cardinals (8-4) Clemson Tigers (9-5) North Carolina Tar Heels (9-6) Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (9-6) Duke...