Lining Up the Stars Versus Syracuse


Saturday marks the commencement of the showdown between the Gophers and Syracuse.  How do the teams compare?  As far as talent on the field is concerned, let's take a look using the Rivals.com stars ratings:


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Based solely upon the Rivals.com stars ratings of the players scheduled to start, Syracuse has a slight advantage over Minnesota.  While there is plenty of uncertainty in high school rating predictions, as a whole the ratings system tends to be a fairly accurate prediction of performance.  I'll avoid all commentary and personal predictions, and let the numbers speak for themselves.

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