Syracuse basketball saw a bevy of players enter their name into the transfer portal to leave the hill this offseason.
With only two incoming freshman Syracuse held a depleted roster with many question marks. However, the Orange used the transfer pool for their own good and sought out Alan Griffin. With the Illinois forward coming to Syracuse, he provides much-needed guard depth alongside perimeter shooting abilities.
Syracuse saw a need and used the transfer portal to fill that need. In recent history, ‘Cuse has used this tactic with a ton of success. We will take a look at some of the players that came to the Orange with previous collegiate experience in the last decade and how each of them made an impact.