Stories tagged: Syracuse
Sun., March 12, 2017, 10:01 p.m.
Greensboro gets shot at Boeheim, Syracuse in NIT opener
Four days after the Hall of Fame coach from Syracuse angered an entire city by saying there was “no value” in the Atlantic Coast Conference holding its postseason tournament in …
Sat., Oct. 22, 2016, 9:13 p.m.
Around the Nation: Middle Tennessee State edges Missouri
The first time Missouri played Middle Tennessee State was Sept. 20, 2003, when the Tigers narrowly defeated the Blue Raiders 41-40 in overtime.
Fri., Sept. 9, 2016, 10:57 p.m.
Lamar Jackson leads No. 13 Louisville past Syracuse
Lamar Jackson continued his early season onslaught, throwing a long touchdown pass and running for four more scores to help No. 13 Louisville rout Syracuse 62-28 on Friday night in …
Fri., Aug. 12, 2016, 8:31 p.m.
SEC clears path for Smith’s transfer from Alabama to Georgia
The Southeastern Conference on Friday cleared the path for former Alabama defensive back
Mon., May 23, 2016, 4:04 p.m.
Syracuse University, perhaps the nation’s premier institution of higher learning in terms of balancing academic excellence with athletic achievement, has announced it will offer the first-ever U.S. bachelor’s degree in …
Tue., May 17, 2016, 7:18 p.m.
Newsmakers: Redskins release wide receiver Andre Roberts
The Washington Redskins released
Fri., May 6, 2016, 9:06 a.m.
Four kids among six family members killed in Syracuse fire
An early morning fire tore through a home in Syracuse on Friday, killing six members of the same family, including four children.
Wed., April 20, 2016, 8:26 a.m.
Former Syracuse star Pearl Washington dies at 52
Dwayne “Pearl” Washington, who went from New York City playground wonder to Big East star for Jim Boeheim at Syracuse, has died. He was 52.
Sun., April 3, 2016, 10:42 p.m.
Syracuse women pound Washington 80-59, reach NCAA final
Alexis Peterson scored 18 points and Brittney Sykes added 17 to help Syracuse roll past Washington 80-59 and into their first women’s national championship game.
Fri., April 1, 2016, 11:39 p.m.
North Carolina, Syracuse vastly different but familiar Final Four foes
North Carolina likes to run, and Syracuse prefers to walk.
Mon., March 28, 2016, 6:21 p.m.
Doug Clark: Orange you glad I lost this bet?
Doug Clark makes good on his bet and paints his face orange and blue for a visit to the Gonzaga campus following the Zags’ loss to Syracuse.
Sun., March 27, 2016, 9:47 p.m.
Richardson, Syracuse rally for spot in Final Four
Malachi Richardson scored 21 of his 23 points in the second half, and Syracuse extended its improbable run to the Final Four with a 68-62 victory over top-seeded Virginia on …
Sat., March 26, 2016, 7:39 p.m.
It’s like an ACC Tournament on one side of NCAA bracket
This mini-Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament has even higher stakes than usual: The winner earns a spot in the national championship game.
Sat., March 19, 2016, 5:57 p.m.
Middle Tennessee State sets sights on upset of Syracuse
Middle Tennessee State made mush of millions of brackets when the plucky Blue Raiders sprung an upset of national title contender Michigan State.
Sat., Jan. 9, 2016, 9:15 p.m.
Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim returns to the bench after suspension
Even with coach Jim Boeheim back on the Syracuse bench after serving a nine-game suspension, the Orange failed again in the closing minutes and lost for the fourth straight time.
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 4:25 p.m.
Syracuse University’s appeal of NCAA sanctions rewarded
The NCAA has lessened its punishment of Syracuse University, reducing the penalty of lost basketball scholarships by four.
Tue., July 7, 2015
In brief: Syracuse, South Carolina lead NCAA basketball attendance figures
College basketball: Syracuse is the attendance leader in men’s basketball, edging Kentucky for the second straight year. The NCAA said Monday that Syracuse averaged 23,854 fans per game last season, …
Sat., May 9, 2015
Former Syracuse players get their degrees
When former Syracuse star Derrick Coleman became the top pick in the NBA draft a quarter of a century ago, he didn’t have enough credits to earn his degree. He …
Sat., Aug. 30, 2014
Michigan State rolls past Jacksonville State. in opener
Connor Cook threw a long touchdown pass for Michigan State’s first points of the season – and coach Mark Dantonio’s immediate reaction was concern. That’s because Cook needed to be …
Sun., March 23, 2014
Dayton ends 30 years of frustration
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Dayton coach Archie Miller almost didn’t want to look. Syracuse star freshman point guard Tyler Ennis was open at the top of the key with 2 seconds …
Mon., Feb. 24, 2014
Maryland host to Syracuse
As a parting gift to Maryland, the Atlantic Coast Conference didn’t schedule the Terrapins to face North Carolina or Duke at home. So the first sellout of the season at …
Sat., Dec. 28, 2013
Hunt’s late TD scramble gives Syracuse win at Texas Bowl
HOUSTON – Syracuse coach Scott Shafer wishes his team could have held its double-digit lead over Minnesota and cruised to an easy win in the Texas Bowl on Friday night. …
Sun., April 7, 2013
ATLANTA – Don’t call these guys the Fab Five. Michigan’s latest group of young stars is determined to leave its own legacy.
Sat., April 6, 2013
Contrasting styles on display in Syracuse-Michigan
ATLANTA – Syracuse is brimming with confidence, largely because of its suffocating style when the other team has the ball. Next up, a guy who knows a thing or two …
Sun., March 31, 2013
Syracuse in Final Four for first time in 10 years
WASHINGTON – Jim Boeheim calls this year’s Syracuse team his best defensive group ever. Hard to argue, based on the suffocating performances that put the Orange in the Final Four. …
Sat., March 30, 2013
Marquette, Syracuse hold another Big East farewell
WASHINGTON – With the Big East As We Know It coming to an end, Marquette coach Buzz Williams no doubt figured he’d seen the last of Syracuse’s zone for a …
Fri., March 29, 2013
Marquette marches on with 71-61 win over Miami
WASHINGTON – After sweating through a pair of edge-of-your-seat comebacks, Marquette’s first Sweet 16 victory in a decade was as straight and smooth as the 15-foot step-back jumper that Vander …
Fri., March 29, 2013
Syracuse’s defense, Carter-Williams beat Indiana 61-50
WASHINGTON – It took winning a national title for Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim to get over a late-shot loss to Indiana the last time the schools played in the NCAA …
Tue., Dec. 18, 2012
Boeheim joins an elite coaching fraternity
SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Jim Boeheim called it just another number. The message board in the Carrier Dome didn’t agree. Moments after his third-ranked Syracuse Orange held off Detroit for a …
Fri., Jan. 13, 2012
Syracuse rides high with Philadelphia talent
PHILADELPHIA – Jim Boeheim was right. He is “not Joe Paterno.” Unlike the Penn State football icon, the Syracuse basketball legend survived (so far) having a longtime assistant accused of …