His return trip to the Dome was a reminder at how much SU has been impacted by that season.
The Fizz spoke to several of the highly-touted prep stars who were wowed by Melo and friends.
'Melo to the Knicks means seeing Orange around the Big Apple.
Thursday, Melo stopped by for the debut of his facility (although 'Melo didn't bother to go shirt or tie - a flannel...
Fading fast is the Syracuse recruiting stigma that The Perfesser's stars don't pan out in the NBA.
The prep powerhouse that once produced Orange superstars Carmelo Anthony and Donte Greene has shut it's doors forever.
Jonny Flynn could be the next big recruiting name to lure young high school prospects to the tundra of Central New York.