Syracuse faces tough test vs. North Carolina

Opponent: North Carolina Tar Heels Location: Carrier Dome, Syracuse, NY Date: Wednesday, February 21 Time: 7:00pm EST TV: ESPN or stream on the WatchESPN app Line: North Carolina -4 North Carolina is on a five-game winning streak North Carolina (21-7, 10-5 in the ACC) is riding a hot streak right now having won five straight games to improve to third in the ACC standings. The … Continue reading Syracuse faces tough test vs. North Carolina

Syracuse looks for third straight win against NC State

Opponent: North Carolina State Location: Carrier Dome, Syracuse, NY Date: Wednesday, February 14 Time: 9:00pm EST TV: ACC Network or stream on the WatchESPN app Line: Syracuse -4.5 Wolfpack are a bubble team along with the Orange NC State enters the Carrier Dome Wednesday night in a similar position as Syracuse. Both teams are in desperate need of wins between now and Selection Sunday. Joe … Continue reading Syracuse looks for third straight win against NC State

Syracuse travels to Pittsburgh

Syracuse 14-6 (3-4) hits the road to play Pittsburgh 8-13 (0-8) as the Orange looks for its third straight win. Opponent: Pittsburgh Panthers Location: Petersen Events Center, Pittsburgh, PA Date: Saturday, January 24 Time: 4:00pm ET Watch: ACC Network or WatchESPN Line: Syracuse -10 Pittsburgh is one of the worst Power 5 conference teams in the country   The Panthers are suffering through their worst … Continue reading Syracuse travels to 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

Game Recap: Syracuse outplayed by Virginia

Syracuse 12-5 (1-3) was outplayed on the road by Virginia 15-1 (4-0) in a 68-61 lost. The Orange had a 31-29 lead early in the second half but the Cavaliers took control of the game behind a 15-4 run and cruised to a comfortable win. Why Syracuse lost Virginia’s top ranked defense frustrated Syracuse all night and held the Orange to 38% field goal shooting … Continue reading Game Recap: Syracuse outplayed by Virginia

Game Preview: Syracuse takes on #3 Virginia on the road

Opponent: Virginia Cavaliers Location: John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville, VA Date: Tuesday, January 9 Time: 8:00pm ET Watch: ACC Network or WatchESPN app Line: Syracuse +9 Virginia has quickly turned into the #3 team in the country Many believed that Virginia 14-1 (3-0) would have a “down” year this season after losing senior leader and leading scorer London Perrantes. The media picked the Cavaliers to … Continue reading Game Preview: Syracuse takes on #3 Virginia on the road

Game Recap: Syracuse drops crazy game to Notre Dame

Syracuse 12-4 (1-2) dropped their second straight ACC game in devastating fashion to Notre Dame 13-3 (3-0). The Orange carried a 9 point lead into the second half but the Irish fought back and stole a 51-49 win as Rex Pflueger (pictured below) made a put back lay in off of a Syracuse turnover with 3 seconds left.   Why Syracuse lost Syracuse failed to … Continue reading Game Recap: Syracuse drops crazy game to Notre Dame