A little of this, and a little of that as we try to cool off after spending almost five hours (one hour of socializing and four hours watching the game) from Syracuse University's 62-28 loss to the Louisville Cardinals in the sauna..oops, we mean the Carrier Dome on Friday night.
The Heat Is On
Earlier in the day, a media source reported that the Carrier Dome would finally get air condition as part of the renovation project. It couldn't come too soon.
The temperature outside of the Carrier Dome was 84 degrees. Inside, it had to be close to 100. Complete dead air.
Hats off to the SU Strength and Conditioning staff for getting the Syracuse players in such top conditioning in the off-season, something that is needed with the fast-paced Dino Babers offense. And certainly, it will play to the Orange's favor as the season goes on, as the team is in great shape. Not once during the game did a Syracuse player go down with cramps. >> Read more...