Short-handed Syracuse survives

Updated: March 15, 2012, 10:36 PM ET
By Dick Vitale | ESPN.com

Syracuse has enjoyed a very good season. One key reason is the ability to win the close calls.

Think back to the win at home against West Virginia. Look at the battle at Louisville. Check out a pair of tight games against Connecticut. The Orange have been able to get to the winner's circle even when playing below their best.

Thursday in Pittsburgh, Jim Boeheim's team was tested by a hungry team from Asheville. Eddie Biedenbach's team played hard, and there were a couple of tough ...

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