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ORANGE GAME WEEK: Syracuse squares off with Virginia Tech Saturday, looking to snap three-game skid (preview, media & info)

Syracuse and Virginia Tech square off at Lane Stadium on Saturday. Kickoff is set for 12:30 PM. It’s been 18 years since the Syracuse football team played at Lane Stadium – something that for more than a decade as BIG EAST rivals ... MORE
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Officer-involved shooting being investigated in Syracuse by Attorney General’s Office

The State Attorney General’s office is now investigating an incident involving an officer shooting and the death of a woman in Syracuse. The incident occurred Oct. 20 in Syracuse when crisis trained officers responded to a report of a person with a ... MORE
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Man arrested after allegedly stabbing and murdering his parents

A Rome man has been arrested by State police for stabbing and killing his parents on Monday. Police were called to the scene just before noon and located Kyle Kirk, 30, covered in blood in the driveway on Old Oneida Road. Kirk ... MORE
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Syracuse’s Sean Tucker, Cody Roscoe named midseason All-Americans

Syracuse boasts the nation’s second-leading rusher and the player with the fourth-highest sack total in the country, and both have been named AP Midseason All-Americans for their success. Sean Tucker (all purpose) and Cody Roscoe (defensive end) earned the honors. The Orange’s ... MORE
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Syracuse guard Buddy Boeheim named to preseason All-ACC First Team

Senior Syracuse Orange men’s basketball guard Buddy Boeheim has been named to the preseason All-ACC First Team, as the conference announced on Tuesday. The 6-foot-6 guard picked up 68 votes and finished third in ACC Player of the Year voting behind Duke’s ... MORE
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Sheriff charged with DWI while off-duty

An Onondaga County Sheriff’s Deputy has been charged with driving while intoxicated while off-duty. Kevin Drumm, 38, was driving a pickup truck erratically. He was arrested after being pulled over. In 2017 the Syracuse Post-Standard reported Drumm’s involvement in a hit and ... MORE
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Syracuse’s Sean Tucker named ACC Running Back of the Week for second straight week

Syracuse running back Sean Tucker was named ACC Running Back of the Week for the second week in a row. The nation’s second-leading rusher with 948 yards on 155 carries (6.1 avg.) and is also leading the team with 224 yards through ... MORE
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Patients no longer choose their emergency care in some areas; diversion sends them to any hospital

Hospitals across the state are seeing an increase in patients and longer wait times in the emergency rooms, especially in higher populated areas. Between the Delta wave that appears to be slowing and the COVID-19 vaccine mandate for healthcare workers, patients in ... MORE
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Syracuse Crunch forward Jimmy Huntington named AHL Player of the Week

The American Hockey League announced today that Syracuse Crunch forward Jimmy Huntington has been selected as the AHL Player of the Week for the period ending October 17, 2021. Huntington began the season by scoring four goals in two games, including his ... MORE
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Syracuse QB Tommy DeVito will enter transfer portal

Syracuse football quarterback Tommy DeVito will enter the transfer portal, he announced on Twitter Sunday night. The fifth-year signal-caller leaves the program four weeks after he lost the starting job to Mississippi State transfer Garrett Shrader. Orange Nation 🧡 — Tommy ... MORE
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Maliq Brown commits to Syracuse, discusses decision

Class of 2022 Culpeper (VA) Blue Ridge power forward Maliq Brown has committed to Syracuse. Brown is listed at 6-9, 210 pounds. He picked the Orange over finalists Georgetown, Penn State, NC State and Virginia Tech. He also held offers from St ... MORE
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Royal Car Wash locations in Canandaigua, Victor among those sold to GO Car Wash

Royal Car Wash has been sold. The chain of car washes, which features locations in the Rochester area, as well as Canandaigua and Victor, will come GO Car Wash locations in the near future. The Royal Car Wash brand has been owned ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse hosts Clemson tonight (preview, media & info)

Syracuse misses potential game-tying field goal in 17-14 loss to Clemson (full coverage)

The Syracuse Orange football team came into Friday night desperately needing a win against the weakest Clemson Tigers squad in some time. Unfortunately, visiting Clemson did not lend a hand, dealing Syracuse its third straight defeat — by a score of 17-14 ... MORE
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Granby home catches fire two mornings in a row before being torn down

A home in Granby has caught fire for the second morning in a row. The house in currently under construction and first caught fire Wednesday morning. On Thursday, just after 5 a.m. it caught fire again. It is believed that the second ... MORE
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Syracuse Crunch rally for 6-4 win over Cleveland in season opener

After giving up two goals, the Syracuse Crunch rallied back for a 6-4 victory over the Cleveland Monsters in the season opener tonight at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. The night was full of firsts as Shawn Element recorded his first professional points in ... MORE