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6’11 center Jesse Edwards commits to Syracuse basketball

6’11 center Jesse Edwards commits to Syracuse basketball
The Syracuse Orange men’s basketball center position figures to intrigue more than nearly any on the roster after Paschal Chukwu’s departure. On Friday, the Orange landed a potential replacement for the 7-foot-3 shot-blocker that helped ... more
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NBA scouts size up Tyus Battle and Oshae Brissett

NBA scouts size up Tyus Battle and Oshae Brissett
Tyus Battle, Syracuse’s best player over the past two seasons, has played his final game at SU. While unlikely, forward Oshae Brissett may have, too. He will reportedly test the NBA Draft waters. The Daily ... more
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Syracuse’s Oshae Brissett to test NBA Draft waters, per report

We already knew that the Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team was undergoing a lot of change this offseason. With Frank Howard and Paschal Chukwu graduating and Tyus Battle declaring for the NBA Draft, SU already ... more
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Syracuse tournament run ends in second round at the hands of the Jackrabbits

The Orange's season came to an end in an electrifying battle from start to finish. The third-seeded Syracuse women's basketball team lost 75-64 to sixth-seeded South Dakota State (28-6) in the second round of the ... more
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Tyus Battle should be remembered for his willingness to take, and make, clutch shots

I may never see Syracuse’s chancellor, Kent Syverud, jump up and down ever again. But three rows in front of my spot on press row on Dec. 8, that’s what I witnessed. Tyus Battle pulled ... more
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Tyus Battle leaving Syracuse for NBA draft

Tyus Battle leaving Syracuse for NBA draft
Tyus Battle will leave Syracuse and enter the NBA draft, a source close to the junior said Friday. Battle, a 6-foot-6 guard, had been expected to make this his last season with the Orange. Battle ... more
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UPDATE: Frank Howard suspended indefinitely from Syracuse basketball team; sources cite failed drug test

UPDATE: Frank Howard suspended indefinitely from Syracuse basketball team; sources cite failed drug test
Syracuse will play their opening round game of the 2019 NCAA tournament on Thursday night, and potentially the entire tournament if they advance, without senior point guard Frank Howard as the school announced that he’s ... more
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ONE & DONE: Hot shooting Baylor ends Syracuse season in Salt Lake City (full coverage)

The Syracuse (20-14, 10-8 ACC) basketball team was edged by Baylor (20-13, 10-8 Big 12), 78-69, Thursday evening in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, drawing the 2019 season to a close. The 20 ... more
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Jim Boeheim’s legacy immortalized in Lyons

Jim Boeheim’s legacy immortalized in Lyons
In the downstairs bathroom of Jim Boeheim’s childhood home, the old tub looks like a casket. Inside are cleaning supplies for the funeral home. The bathroom’s original wallpaper hasn’t changed. The marble countertops are still ... more
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Syracuse WBB earns No. 3 seed in NCAA Tournament

By earning a No. 3 seed, Syracuse will act as a host team and play games in the Carrier Dome up until the Sweet 16 round. They will host Fordham, No. 6 South Dakota State, ... more
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First look at Syracuse’s NCAA Tournament opponent, Baylor

First look at Syracuse’s NCAA Tournament opponent, Baylor
The Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team is up against the Baylor Bears in the first round of this year’s NCAA Tournament. Gripe all you want about the late tip-off-time (though I certainly won’t), but Baylor ... more
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Syracuse #8 seed in NCAA Tournament, will play Baylor on Thursday night

Syracuse #8 seed in NCAA Tournament, will play No. 9 seed Baylor
Syracuse has received an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament. The Orange (20-13, 10-8) will be an eight seed and take on nine seed Baylor (19-13, 10-8 Big 12) in the round of 64 on ... more
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Syracuse exits ACC Tournament with 84-72 loss to Duke

Syracuse exits ACC Tournament with 84-72 loss to Duke
A career-night for senior Frank Howard wasn't enough to push Syracuse (20-13) past #5/5 Duke Thursday night, falling 84-72 in the quarterfinal round of the ACC Tournament. Howard put up a career-best 28 points on ... more
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ACC TOURNEY: Orange tops Pitt to advance; Duke next

ACC TOURNEY: Orange tops Pitt to advance; Duke next
Led by a career-high 20 points from freshman Buddy Boeheim, the sixth-seeded Syracuse (20-12) men's basketball team advanced to the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament with a 73-59 victory over Pittsburgh (14-19) Wednesday evening. In ... more
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ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament bracket, schedule finalized

ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament bracket, schedule finalized
Despite a demoralizing loss to the Clemson Tigers on Saturday, the Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team still wound up being the No. 6 seed in the 2019 ACC Tournament. SU’s 10-8 record bested Louisville’s by ... more
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Clemson takes out Syracuse in final game of regular season (full coverage)

The Clemson Tigers (19-12, 9-9 ACC) outscored Syracuse 43-24 in the second half to rally back from a double-digit deficit and defeat the Orange 67-55 in the final game of the regular season on Saturday ... more
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Hot shooting Cavs blow out Orange on Senior Night (full coverage)

Orange, #2 Virginia battle on Big Monday (preview & info)
#2 Virginia (27-2,15-2 ACC) connected on 18-of-25 3-point attempts and pulled away in the second half to defeat host Syracuse (19-11, 10-7 ACC), 79-53, in front of 29,052 in the Carrier Dome. While the Cavaliers ... more
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Syracuse scores 85 but not enough to take win in Chapel Hill (full coverage)

Orange head south to battle Tar Heels tonight (preview & info)
Despite Syracuse scoring a season-high regulation 85 points, #5 North Carolina topped Syracuse, 93-85, Tuesday evening in Chapel Hill. Syracuse (18-10, 9-6 ACC) was led by Tyus Battle's 29 points, a season-high in regulation, that ... more
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Syracuse falls to Duke in front of gigantic Dome crowd (preview & info)

Orange ready for clash with #1 Duke in front of huge Dome crowd tonight (preview & info)
In front of a record-setting crowd of 35,642, Syracuse (18-9, 9-5 ACC) battled hard against #1 Duke Blue (24-3, 12-2 ACC), but fell, 75-65. The attendance represented the largest gathering for an on-campus college basketball ... more
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Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim hits & kills man walking on 690

Syracuse men’s basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man walking outside his vehicle on Interstate 690 at 11:22 pm Wednesday night. The victim, 51-year old Jorge Jimenez,  had been in a car with ... more
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Syracuse blows past Louisville for 20 point Dome win (full coverage)

Syracuse blows past Louisville for 20 point Dome win (full coverage)
An 18-point performance from Elijah Hughes helped Syracuse (18-8, 9-4 ACC) dominate #18/22 Louisville (18-9, 9-5 ACC), 69-49, Wednesday night in the Carrier Dome. After being quiet from three in the last two games, Hughes ... more
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