"There is absolutely nothing a coach can do if a kid wants to leave and train for the NBA. If he was leaving and walking the streets, I’d understand. When these kids left, they were eligible. They opted not to finish.’’ -- hShocker - Boeheim whines about APR! No matter how Boeheim wants to spin this, the bottom line is that certain Syracuse players did not have enough respect for their coach, program and teammates to finish classes for the final month of the school year. Even Boeheim's own players don't respect him.