The top-seeded Orange(14-3) continues its quest for its 12th NCAA championship on Saturday, May 18 when it meets Ivy League champion Yale (12-4) at 3 p.m. at Byrd Stadium in Maryland in the quarterfinal round of the NCAA Tournament.
It will mark the second postseason meeting between the two schools. The Orange defeated the Bulldogs in the 1992 quarters, 17-8, on its way to an appearance in the national championship game. Syracuse has won its past 5 games, while Yale has won 9 of its last 10. The winner goes on to the Final Four in Philadelphia to play the winner of North Carolina and Denver, who play Sunday. WAER's coverage starts at 2:30 Saturday with Countdown to Face-off, a half-hour pre-game show. Then its the Orange and Bulldogs at 3 PM right here on 88.3 FM.