CUSE TOP ST. JOHN’S IN THE BIG EAST TOURNAMENT IN NYC . FAB MELO SHOWS HIS TALENT ONCE AGAIN.
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NEW YORK – No. 11/11 Syracuse will face 21/19 Connecticut in the semifinals of the 2011 BIG EAST Tournament on Friday, March 11 at 7 p.m. at Madison Square Garden. The Orange advanced to the next round with a 79-73 victory against St. John’s in the quarterfinal.
Connecticut knocked off top-seeded Pittsburgh, 76-74, in the first quarterfinal matchup to earn a spot in the semifinals. The No. 9 seed Huskies have won three games in as many days in the tournament and are 24-9 overall. Syracuse is 26-6 this season after winning its first game of the postseason.
Fans can watch the game live on ESPN or listen to the action via the Syracuse Sports Network and its flagship TK99 (99.5 FM). The audio stream of the radio broadcast will be available on SUathletics.com as part of Orange All Access. Subscriptions to Orange All Access are available at daily, monthly and yearly rates.