Junior center Briana Day is a returning starter for Syracuse and will be instrumental in the team’s success. She led the team in rebounds and blocks last year with 322 and 83 respectively. Last season she ranked third in ACC and 26th nationally in rebounding. She nearly averaged a double-double last season with 10.4 rebounds and 9.4 points per game. She will be expected to compete with the same presence and protect the paint this year for the Orange.
Junior Center Bria Day will provide solid minutes in place of her sister Briana. Bria averaged 10.1 minutes last season and 2.9 rebounds per game. She was second on for blocks with 22 for the season. She is expected to have the same defensive presence as last year and provide energy off the bench.