Howard and Dolezaj lead Syracuse to resume boosting road win

Syracuse (18-9, 7-7 ACC) picked up a much needed 62-55 win at Miami (18-8, 7-7 ACC) on Saturday. With the Orange’s tournament hopes on the line, Frank Howard and Marek Dolezaj stepped up in the second half to spearhead the win. Why Syracuse won The play of Howard (pictured below) and Dolezaj was critical to the Orange victory. Howard led all scorers with 18 points, … Continue reading Howard and Dolezaj lead Syracuse to resume boosting road win

Game Preview: Syracuse travels to #23 Florida State

Syracuse 12-5 (1-3) hits the road for the second time this week to face #23 Florida State 12-4 (1-3). Opponent: Florida State Seminoles Location: Donald L. Tucker Civic Center, Tallahassee, FL Date: Saturday, January 13 Time: 2:00pm ET Watch: ACC Network or WatchESPN app Line: Syracuse +6 Florida State’s resume isn’t very polished for the #23 team in the country The Seminoles didn’t test themselves … Continue reading Game Preview: Syracuse travels to #23 Florida State

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 Preview: Syracuse needs to bounce back vs. short-handed Notre Dame

Opponent: Notre Dame Location: Carrier Dome, Syracuse, NY Date: Saturday, January 6 Time: 3:15pm ET TV: ESPN2 or stream on WatchESPN app Line: Syracuse -5.5 Notre Dame’s season started on a high note and now it looks like an uphill battle The Irish’s season started on a high note when they won the Maui Invitational championship in November. Notre Dame’s only good win this season … Continue reading Game Preview: Syracuse needs to bounce back vs. short-handed Notre Dame

Game Recap: Syracuse falls to Wake Forest

Syracuse fell to 12-3 (1-1) with a disappointing loss to Wake Forest 8-6 (1-1) on Wednesday night. In the end, the Orange couldn’t overcome two long field goal droughts, guard Tyus Battle’s foul trouble and losing the rebounding battle. Why Syracuse lost Syracuse’s inability to score the ball at times was exposed as the Orange didn’t score a field goal during a 6:08 stretch in … Continue reading Game Recap: Syracuse falls to Wake Forest