The Syracuse Orange were a lightning rod team entering Selection Sunday, as they had put together an interesting NCAA Tournament resume.
With an RPI hovering around 80 and a weak road record, many amateur bracketologists think the committee got their exclusion right. On the other hand, Jim Boeheim’s team had three top-10 wins and competed in the ACC, the best college basketball conference in the country.
So did they actually get it right? Vin Parise and Scott Williams give their take on an overtime segment of Dash to the Desert.