Following the incident with Jim Boeheim, he will still be coaching against the Blue Devils. AfterCoach Boeheim had struck a pedestrian with his car, it was uncertain if he would coach onSaturday. However, Syracuse’s athletic director, John Wildhack, announced that the Hall ofFame coach will resume his coaching duties. The Orange might be short handed on the coaching staff, Duke will be shorthanded on the bench.The top recruit out of high school, Zion Williamson, has been ruled out for tomorrow’s gamewith a mild knee sprain. The injury occurred during a freak play just 33 seconds into the gameagainst UNC on Wednesday. As Zion attempted to avoid a defender, his shoe broke in half andcaused him to fall in an uncomfortable position that led to his exit. Zion scored 35 points againstthe Orange that last time these tow teams faced off in January. The Syracuse Orange (18-8, 9-4) are coming off a dominate outing against #18 Louisville. Thezone, three points shooting, and rebounding all came together for the Orange Wednesday night.In a 20 points victory, four Syracuse players scored double digits in points. Leading the way wasElijah Hughes with 18, including four field goals beyond the arc; and Oshae Brissett 16, and agame high 8 rebounds.
Boeheim Will Coach Tomorrow Against Duke
By Christopher Lauck • Feb 22, 2019
Last time out, the Orange defeated the Blue Devils by a score of 95-91 in overtime down in North Carolina.