Brendan takes a look back at the season that was for the Syracuse Orange with Mike Waters of the Syracuse Post-Standard and Syracuse.com He also has a bittersweet announcement to make and some reason for optimism for New York Mets fans.
The Syracuse Orange are headed to Atlanta for the Final Four after knocking off Marquette, 55-39, in the East Regional Final on Saturday night. Voice of the Orange Matt Park joins Brendan to recap the regional and look ahead to the Final Four. We also have the latest NCAA Tournament news and preview the Elite 8 match-ups for Sunday.
Brendan is joined by Syracuse Chiefs play-by-play man Jason Benetti to discuss the all-new Syracuse Chiefs Baseball Network and to discuss his alma mater’s win over Marquette on Saturday. Brian Galliford from buffalorumblings.com shares his thoughts on the Bills signing Kevin Kolb.
Syracuse is headed back to the Sweet 16 after a win over California in the Third Round of the NCAA Tournament and Brendan has full reaction on the win. Jason Benetti shares his thoughts on the Orange and the rest of the NCAA Tournament.
Brendan recaps Saturday’s NCAA Tournament action and looks ahead to the Sunday matchups, we have Jim Boeheim’s press conference from after the Cal game in its entirety and Brendan and Andy Krauss discuss Survive & Advance, ESPN’s 30 for 30 on Jim Valvano and the 1983 N.C. State men’s basketball team.
Two of Brendan’s favorite days are combined into one! It’s St. Patrick’s Day and Selection Sunday in the Bren Zone. He is joined by Ben Myers of the Auburn Citizen to discuss the final Big East Tournament for the Syracuse Orange and look ahead to the NCAA Tournament. Ben also has the latest on SU lacrosse, which has turned around its season after an opening game loss to UAlbany, and on the Moravia boys basketball team’s heartbreaking loss in Glens Falls.
Waterloo girls basketball coach Michael Bree joins us the day after his team’s season came to an end in the New York State Class B championship game. Brian Galliford from buffalorumblings.com has the latest on the Bills’ off-season activity. And what seed will Syracuse get in the NCAA Tournament?
Brendan shares his thoughts on the nightmare that has been the last two weeks for Syracuse basketball fans. He is joined by Waterloo girls basketball coach Mike Bree as the Indians knocked off Olean on Friday night to advance to the NYSPHSAA basketball tournament’s Final Four in Troy.
* Syracuse University play-by-play announcer Matt Park joined us in the 9:00 hour but we had a problem recording the segment. We are hoping to get it posted on Monday.
Brendan is joined by his special counsel, Jason Benetti, to try to dissect what is ailing the Syracuse Orange. Professional baseball photographer and Canisius basketball radio broadcaster Dave Schofield shares his thoughts on March Madness and the upcoming baseball season.