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Syracuse simply in a zone as it beats Marquette to earn Final Four spot

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Dominant defense lifts Jim Boeheim, Orange In coaching circles, zone defense is the subject of derision. For those in the fraternity, it's for teams that don't have the wherewithal or will to play man-to-man. In his 37th season as coach at Syracuse, however, Jim Boeheim has elevated the tactic to an envied art form -- often mimicked, never duplicated. Two NCAA tournament games in...