Illinois guard Alan Griffin announced over the weekend he will be transferring to Syracuse to for his final 2 years of eligibility.  The 6-5 sophomore averaged 9 ppg and 5 rpg this past season for the Fighting Illini.  Illinois went 21-and-10 on the year. 


Syracuse had an 18-and-14 record this season with no seniors on their roster.  They did have one grad student listed on their 2020 roster.


The Syracuse Orange are members of the Atlantic Coast Conference.  Florida State won the ACC this year.  Syracuse was 6th in the standings.  

Illinois ended the season in 4th place in the Big Ten Conference this season.  Wisconsin, Michigan State & Maryland finished in a first place tie in the Big Ten standings.