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Syracuse’s 2021-22 men’s basketball schedule revealed: Orange opens ACC with FSU on the road

The 2021-22 Syracuse Orange men’s basketball schedule is now complete as dates are officially in place for ACC games. Opponents were previously known, but on Thursday the ACC Network unveiled dates for all conference games. The non-conference schedule was finished in late ... MORE
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Syracuse AD John Wildhack makes first public comments about the state of the women’s basketball program

It has been a little over a month since Syracuse Women’s Basketball Coach Quentin Hillsman resigned amid an investigation into the way he led his program. The investigation came only after an article from Chantel Jennings and Dana O’Neil of The Athletic ... MORE
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Syracuse officials knew about Quentin Hillsman’s misconduct, The Athletic reports

Syracuse officials knew about Quentin Hillsman’s misconduct, The Athletic reports

A day after the announcement of Syracuse women’s basketball coach Quentin Hillsman’s resignation on Monday, The Athletic published a detailed article describing several instances when people alerted Syracuse officials about Hillsman’s misconduct. The article came one month after The Athletic’s first article ... MORE
Syracuse women’s basketball assistant Vonn Read named acting head coach for 2021-22

Syracuse women’s basketball assistant Vonn Read named acting head coach for 2021-22 season

Vonn Read will be stepping up as the interium head coach of the Syracuse women’s basketball team for the 2021-2022 season, according to a statement from university athletic director John Wildhack Wednesday. The announcement comes days after former head coach Quentin Hillsman ... MORE
Keifer Sykes drains game-winning 3-pointer as Boeheim’s Army wins The Basketball Tournament (full coverage)

Sykes hits game winner as Boeheim’s Army wins million dollar TBT title (full coverage)

Keifer Sykes hit a three-pointer to give Boeheim’s Army a 69-67 win over Team 23 in The Basketball Tournament championship game. It was an intense, physical battle right from the start. It was a back-and-forth first quarter until Boeheim’s Army went on ... MORE
Syracuse women’s basketball to host Ohio State for December matchup in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

Syracuse women’s basketball to host Ohio State for December matchup in Big Ten/ACC Challenge

Syracuse will host Ohio State on Dec. 1 at the Carrier Dome for the 14th Big Ten/ACC Women’s Basketball Challenge. The annual challenge returns after a hiatus in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and is scheduled to continue through the 2026-27 ... MORE
Syracuse women’s basketball coach Quentin Hillsman resigns amid investigation

Syracuse women’s basketball coach Quentin Hillsman resigns amid investigation

Syracuse women’s basketball will need a new head coach as Quentin Hillsman resigned on Monday, the University announced in a statement. “The University has accepted Coach Quentin Hillsman’s resignation,” Director of Athletics John Wildhack said in the statement. “Coach Hillsman and I ... MORE
Five potential candidates for Syracuse women’s basketball head coaching vacancy

Five potential candidates for Syracuse women’s basketball head coaching vacancy

Quentin Hillsman resigned as head coach of Syracuse women’s basketball program on Monday. Who will replace him to lead the program going forward? Here are five potential candidates who make sense. FELISHA LEGETTE-JACK Legette-Jack is currently the head coach at Buffalo, but ... MORE
Boeheim’s Army advances to TBT title game with 66-64 win over Florida TNT (full coverage)

Boeheim’s Army advances to TBT title game with 66-64 win over Florida TNT (full coverage)

Boeheim’s Army advanced to The Basketball Tournament championship game with a 66-64 win over Florida TNT. The win was in typical BA fashion, coming back from a double digit deficit including a five point disadvantage in the Elam Ending period. Tyrese Rice ... MORE
Boeheim’s Army knocks off defending TBT champions to advance

Boeheim’s Army knocks off defending TBT champions to advance to semifinal (full coverage)

Boeheim’s Army, the No. 3 seed beat the TBT defending champions and No. 1 seed Golden Eagles 73-69 to advance to the semifinal of The Basketball Tournament. Tyrese Rice led the way for Boeheim’s Army with 20 points and one assist. Former ... MORE
Former Syracuse basketball player Alan Griffin to play for Lakers’ summer league team

Former Syracuse basketball player Alan Griffin to play for Lakers’ summer league team

Former Syracuse forward Alan Griffin will play for the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA’s Summer League, according to multiple reports. The 6-5 forward left the Orange with one year of eligibility remaining after an up and down 2020-21 season. Griffin came ... MORE
Syracuse men’s basketball to host Cornell December 21

Syracuse men’s basketball to host Cornell December 21

Syracuse will host Central New York counterpart Cornell on Tuesday, December 21, in the Dome. Series Notes Cornell is Syracuse’s second-most common opponent, having faced the Orange 125 times. The Orange lead the all-time series, 94-31. Syracuse owns a 39-game winning streak ... MORE
Boeheim’s Army knocks off Always a Brave to advance in TBT (full coverage)

Boeheim’s Army knocks off Always a Brave to advance in TBT (full coverage)

Boeheim’s Army topped Always A Brave 69-54 in the third round of The Basketball Tournament. With the win, Boeheim’s Army advanced to the quarterfinals in Dayton where it will face the Golden Eagles. Chris McCullough led Boeheim’s Army with 19 points on ... MORE
Syracuse’s first-round opponent in the Battle 4 Atlantis has been determined

Syracuse men’s basketball to open Battle 4 Atlantis against VCU

Syracuse will square off with Virginia Commonwealth in the first of its three games at the 2021 Battle for Atlantis on Nov. 24 in Paradise Island, Bahamas. The competitive field also includes Arizona State, Auburn, defending NCAA Champion Baylor, Connecticut, Loyola-Chicago, and ... MORE
Syracuse women’s basketball to open Battle 4 Atlantis against the University of South Florida

Syracuse women’s basketball to open Battle 4 Atlantis against the University of South Florida

Syracuse will face the University of South Florida in the inaugural Women’s Battle 4 Atlantis set to be played in November. The 12-team 2021 tournament field boasts a total of 12 NCAA national championships, 28 Final Four appearances and 43 conference championships ... MORE