Syracuse Orange stars Michael Gbinije and Trevor Cooney knew playing basketball from a wheelchair would be hard, they just didn't know how hard. They soon found out at the Celebrity Wheelchair basketball game to benefit Sitrin.
You could argue over whose incredible late season surge has been more surprising or impressive, but the Syracuse Orange men's and women's basketball teams are each headed to the Final Four in their respective NCAA Tournaments.
Former Syracuse Orange basketball player Dwayne "Pearl" Washington has suffered a relapse of a brain tumor that was first treated back in November of 1995. He will have surgery at Crouse Hospital coming up on Thursday.