Davante Gardner

Michael Carter-Williams #1 of the Syracuse Orange handles the ball against Vander Blue #13 and Jamil Wilson #0 of the Marquette Golden Eagles. (Credit: Win McNamee, Getty)

Syracuse On To Final Four, Beats Marquette 55-39

Using its trapping, shot-challenging 2-3 zone defense to perfect effect, No. 4-seeded Syracuse shut down No. 3 Marquette 55-39 in the East Regional final Saturday, reaching the Final Four for the first time in a decade.