Originally Posted by traderumor
I hate the zone in general, think its a lazy defense and would only play it if my personnel left me no option to play man D. So few programs still even play zone other than to switch things up. But the Syracuse zone is different. And it was smothering last night. Having watched my team fall with a bad matchup come tourney time, I felt really bad for the Hoosiers last night.
Great season guys, hate to see it end that way.
The way Louisville and Syracuse play zone, it's far from lazy. In fact, I'm pretty sure man-to-man would be easier.