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Calm before the storm

BOSTON— Take one look at the calm, confident faces of this Syracuse team, and you wouldn't know that they're sitting on the brink of a Final Four berth.

As the Syracuse starting 5 and Coach Jim Boeheim answered questions on Friday, the players took turns whispering jokes, impersonating their teammates and in one case, calling one Brandon Triche to speak up – he had yet to answer a question in 15 minutes on the stage. The calm mood exuded by the Orange, mimics that of their ultra-stoic, Hall of Fame coach. "He's one of the calmest... Recommended Stories

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