Tuesday, March 20, 2007

I think I'll have a "Big Orange"

You probably have to be from NC and be old to get that reference, but if you've never heard it, check out

But, speaking of "Big Orange", you probably will be old before you ever see a matchup like this one again, given that these coaches would never schedule it on purpose.

Clemson to Face Syracuse in NIT Quarterfinals
Oliver Purnell

By Staff Report

Posted Mar 20, 2007

Clemson (23-10) will face Syracuse (24-10) Wednesday night at 7:00 PM

Clemson (23-10) will face Syracuse (24-10) Wednesday night at 7:00 PM at Littlejohn Coliseum in the quarterfinals of the NIT Presented by Mastercard. The game will be televised by one of the ESPN networks. Tickets will be on sale at the Clemson ticket office at Memorial Stadium starting Tuesday morning at 8:30 AM. The prices will be $10 for adults and $4 for students 18 and under, and Clemson University Students. More...]

I only caught a few minutes of Clemson's game last night. Looked like the endzone's were empty, so if you are a fan of good basketball, the Syracuse game might be worth the drive. Speaking of old, I'm feeling it after seeing a bald Andy Kennedy on the sidelines for Ole Miss. Hadn't really seen him since Valvano ran him off by bringing in Rodney Monroe.