Syracuse needs to bounce back at Miami

Opponent: Miami Hurricanes Location: Watsco Center, Coral Gables, FL Date: Saturday, February 17 Time: 12:00pm EST TV: CBS or stream on the WatchESPN app Line: TBD Miami presents opportunity for Syracuse to pick up resume building win Miami (18-7, 7-6 in the ACC) started the season 10-0 and climbed the polls all the way to #6 in the country before losing to New Mexico State … Continue reading Syracuse needs to bounce back at Miami

Syracuse drops important home game to NC State

Syracuse (17-9, 6-7 in the ACC) suffered a 74-70 loss to the NC State (17-9, 7-6 in the ACC) on Wednesday night at the Carrier Dome. The Orange held a 6 point lead with under 10 minutes to play but Wolfpack senior Sam Hunt (pictured below) went off for 4 three pointers in the second half and lead NC State to the win. Why Syracuse … Continue reading Syracuse drops important home game to NC State

Battle’s huge game leads Syracuse to 78-70 win over Wake Forest

Tyus Battle’s 34 points leads Syracuse 17-8 (6-6) to an important 78-70 win over Wake Forest 9-16 (2-11) on Sunday afternoon at the Carrier Dome. Syracuse held tough when Mitchell Wilbekin and the Demon Deacons caught fire and made 9 three pointers in the second half. The Orange lead dwindled to two points late in the game but Battle (pictured below) and company had enough … Continue reading Battle’s huge game leads Syracuse to 78-70 win over Wake Forest

Syracuse hosts Wake Forest at the Dome

Syracuse 16-8 (5-6) takes on Wake Forest 9-15 (2-10) at home in a must win game for the Orange. Opponent: Wake Forest Location: Carrier Dome, Syracuse, NY Date: Sunday, February 11 Time: 1:00pm EST TV: ACC Network or stream on the WatchESPN app Line: Syracuse -7.5 Demon Deacons season is going downhill quickly Wake Forest beat the Orange 73-67 on January 3 to improve to … Continue reading Syracuse hosts Wake Forest at the Dome

Sidibe leads Syracuse to win over Pittsburgh

Syracuse 15-6 (4-4) overcame a sloppy first half to pick up a 60-55 win over Pittsburgh. Freshman Bourama Sidibe, who sat out Wednesday’s game against Boston College due to a nagging injury, finished with 18 points, 16 rebounds and 3 blocks to lead the Orange. Coach Jim Boheim praised Sidibe’s play, “Bourama was tremendous. He’s been getting better in practice (and getting) healthier. He had … Continue reading Sidibe leads Syracuse to win over Pittsburgh

Frank Howard’s Breakout Season

Junior guard Frank Howard played one of the best games of his career on Tuesday night as he led Syracuse to a 59-45 win over Pittsburgh. Howard finished with 18 points, a career-high 7 rebounds, 5 steals and 4 assists. Since being handed the keys to the team at the beginning of the season, he’s quickly established himself as the Orange’s leader and one of … Continue reading Frank Howard’s Breakout Season

Syracuse beats struggling Pittsburgh 59-45 at the Dome

Syracuse 13-6 (2-4) picked up a much needed 59-45 win against Pittsburgh 8-11 (0-6) on Tuesday night at the Carrier Dome. The Orange snapped a 4 game losing streak behind a great all-around performance from Frank Howard. Howard finished with 18 points, 7 rebounds, 5 steals and 4 assists. Why Syracuse won Syracuse played really strong defense throughout the game. The Orange held the Panthers … Continue reading Syracuse beats struggling Pittsburgh 59-45 at the Dome