With the Big East schedule looming and only a few games left to fine-tune the problem areas, now is a good time to evaluate what has happened up to this point.
Just as the Syracuse students are graded in their classrooms, so shall the team players be graded on their performances. While this year's team doesn't show many weaknesses, there is always room for improvement.
Being top-ranked in the country is all well and good, but it doesn't mean anything if the players rest on their reputations and don't work every day to get better.
Some players need help, while others deserve a pat on the back.
Let's take a look at each player's performance thus far.