Syracuse University head coach Jim Boeheim, center, poses with former Syracuse players after receiving The Sporting News Coach of the Year honors during halftime of the Minnesota Timberwolves against the Detroit Pistons preseason NBA basketball game, Friday, Oct. 15, 2010, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Kevin Rivoli)

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Syracuse University head coach Jim Boeheim, center, poses with former Syracuse players after receiving The Sporting News Coach of the Year honors during halftime of the Minnesota Timberwolves against the Detroit Pistons preseason NBA basketball game, Friday, Oct. 15, 2010, in Syracuse, N.Y. (AP Photo/Kevin Rivoli)