ESPN Insider John Gasaway explains why the Syracuse Orange seem like a safe bet to advance deep into the NCAA tournament, if not win it all, despite a big red flag in the rebounding department.
The Atlantic Coast Conference has accepted bids from Pittsburgh and Syracuse to become a 14-member league.
Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said Saturday night grabbing Syracuse and Pittsburgh away from the Big East would be a major coup.
The Atlantic Coast Conference has received application letters from Pittsburgh and Syracuse to join the league, a move that would leave the Big East scrambling to replace two of its longest tenured members.
Syracuse and Pittsburgh, both members of the Big East, are in talks with the Atlantic Coast Conference about joining, the New York Times reported on Friday.
Joe Lunardi breaks down all 68 teams in his 2011 NCAA Tournament Video Previews.
Nuggets forward Carmelo Anthony committed $3 million to Syracuse University on Tuesday to build a new men's and women's practice facility.