Mike Waters has covered Syracuse basketball for the Syracuse Post-Standard since 1989, watching and writing about Derrick Coleman, Sherman Douglas, Lawrence Moten, and the star of the 2003 national championship team, Carmelo Anthony. He is a member of the U.S. Basketball Writers Association and has received numerous awards from the USBWA as well as the Associated Press Sports Editors, the New York State Associated Press, and the New York Newspaper Publishers Association.
Louis Orr is a former Syracuse basketball star and NBA player. He is currently the men’s basketball head coach at Bowling Green State University. He was formerly head coach at Seton Hall University, Siena College, and an assistant coach at Xavier University, Providence College, and Syracuse University.