The Ostrom Avenue Podcast Ep 59- Men's Basketball Finale

Mar 30, 2021

With SU's loss over the weekend, the men's basketball season is over. For one final time, hosts Owen Valentine, Ben Shulman and Johnny Gadamowitz talk about the 2020-21 campaign. The trio also discusses the recent transfer news from the Orange.

The Ostrom Avenue Podcast Ep 58- Cougartown

Mar 27, 2021

Sweet 16 gameday! Houston and Syracuse tip off later tonight, so why not get some more Cougars coverage. Hosts Ben Shulman and Johnny Gadamowitz are joined by Joseph Duarte of the Houston Chronicle to talk everything UH in the leadup to today's matchup.

The Ostrom Avenue Podcast Ep 57- Sweet 16

Mar 23, 2021

Two games down, four to go. The Syracuse men's basketball team is in the Sweet 16 and has another tough opponent in two-seed Houston this Saturday. Hosts Owen Valentine, Ben Shulman, and Johnny Gadamowitz react to the West Virginia win and preview SU's upcoming matchup in the NCAA tournament.

The Orange Open ACC Play with a Dominant Performance

Dec 12, 2020

The Orange entered ACC play in dominant fashion. Syracuse traveled to Boston College and defeated the Eagles 101-63. This wasn’t only a commanding victory; it was a balanced one. Five of the players for the Orange finished with double digits in points, and a total of eight put points on the board. SU also had another prolific shooting day from behind the arc. For the second time this season, the Cuse made 15 three-pointers, tying a single-game program record. The team also did this against Rider last Saturday.

Regardless of the outcome of Friday’s season opener against Bryant, the fact Syracuse will be playing at all should be considered a victory.

As of this writing, over 35 programs across the NCAA have been put on pause and/or have cancelled competition due to COVID-19 complications. This does not include the 10 programs that have already cancelled their seasons entirely (Bethune-Cookman, Maryland Eastern-Shore, and the Ivy League).

Talkback: Ep 18: Adapt

Aug 5, 2020

With major sports leagues back in action, adaptation is at a premium. On this week’s episode of Talkback, host Cooper Boardman looks at the winding career paths of podcast pioneer Seth Everett and Phoenix Suns broadcaster Jon Bloom. The 90’s SU grads talk about making the most of opportunities and rolling with the punches.






















Basketball comes back this week inside the bubbles in the NBA and WNBA. On this week’s episode of Talkback, Orlando and Bradenton take center stage. Minnesota Timberwolves play-by-play radio voice Alan Horton walks through the challenges ahead for the NBA’s Disney World reopening, and 2018 WAER Syracuse alum Sean Salisbury details calling the WNBA season from a studio.

Orange End Season on a Sour Note in Miami

Mar 8, 2020

Although their tournament hopes had already been dashed (barring an ACC Tournament Title), Syracuse was hoping to end their regular season on a strong note, playing the Miami Hurricanes who were without their leading scorer Chris Lykes.

The Watsco Center was filled with many Syracuse fans, the amount even surprising the announcers. However, even that advantage wasn’t enough as the Orange fell in overtime, 69-65.

Syracuse Looks to Finish Strong in Chestnut Hill

Mar 3, 2020

After having the remaining tournament hopes Jim Boeheim’s squad had crushed by North Carolina, the Orange will try to find some motivation to finish the year on a high note with their two remaining regular season games, this one against Boston College.

Syracuse Completes the Comeback After a Slow Start

Feb 22, 2020

  In a game that was supposed to be a sure thing for Syracuse, the Orange eeked out a comeback win 79-72. Georgia Tech came out firing offensively. In the first half, the Yellow Jackets were shooting almost 50% from the field. In contrast, SU shots less than 30%. It looked as though, Coach Boeheim’s team could sense it’s season was over. Syracuse was down by 11 a half, but something changed in the second half. SU started hitting it’s shots.