Syracuse Rumors & News

  • No. 22 Syracuse holds off North Florida

    The Sports Xchange "SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The Syracuse Orange found their 3-point shooting stroke where they left it -- at the Carrier Dome. The 22nd-ranked Orange sank 13 of 24 3-point attempts (54.2 percent) Saturday afternoon as they built a 24-point lead and held on for a 77-71 win over the North Florida..." December 03

  • No. 17 Wisconsin subdues No. 22 Syracuse

    The Sports Xchange "MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin sophomore forward Ethan Happ and senior forward Nigel Hayes did a masterful job navigating through Syracuse's 2-3 zone defense. Happ scored a game-high 24 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to pace No. 17 Wisconsin to a 77-60 victory over No. 22 Syracuse in the Big..." November 29

  • South Carolina takes down No. 18 Syracuse

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- South Carolina coach Frank Martin reached back into his memory bank to figure out a way to break down Syracuse's vaunted 2-3 zone. Martin watched tape of when his Kanas State team played Syracuse in the NCAA Tournament over four years ago and figured out a way to bust the..." November 26

  • No. 17 Syracuse shuts down South Carolina State

    The Sports Xchange "SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- As coaches Murray Garvin of South Carolina State and Syracuse's Jim Boeheim shook hands after Tuesday night's game, Gavin jokingly said he had wished that Boeheim had stayed with the full-court press that he used for several minutes in the first half. That's because the..." November 22

  • No. 18 Syracuse stifles Monmouth

    The Sports Xchange "SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Before Tuesday night's game, Monmouth Hawks coach and Binghamton, N.Y., native King Rice said he was "really, really nervous" because his friends in upstate New York were saying that Syracuse Orange coach Jim Boeheim had assembled one of the best teams of his 41-year Hall-of-Fame..." November 18

  • White, Syracuse hammer Holy Cross

    The Sports Xchange "SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Thanks to fifth-year graduate transfer Andrew White, Syracuse's offense hasn't skipped a beat despite losing its top three scorers from last year's Final Four team. White, a 6-foot-7 wing who spent last season at Nebraska after transferring from Kansas, scored 16 of his..." November 15

  • Toronto SF Oshae Brissett Commits To Syracuse Basketball

    The Spun "Oshae Brissett, the top 2017 basketball player in Toronto, committed to Syracuse basketball tonight over Oregon. He made his decision at halftime of tonight’s Knicks-Raptors game. The timing proved to be appropriate, as he plans to head from Canada to New York State to play hoops next season." November 13

  • Roberson, Howard fuel No. 19 Syracuse past Colgate

    The Sports Xchange "SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Unlike the Chicago Cubs, the Colgate men's basketball team must wait at least one more year to break the longest losing streak in Division I. Tyler Roberson scored a game-high 18 points and Frank Howard added a career-high 11 with nine assists as No. 19 Syracuse extended..." November 11

  • Syracuse freshman Matthew Moyer to redshirt upcoming season "Syracuse freshman Matthew Moyer will redshirt this season, according to a statement from the school. Moyer, a 6-foot-8 freshman from Columbus, Ohio, came to Syracuse after spending last year at South Kent (Conn.) Prep. He played nine minutes in Syracuse's 83-65 exhibition game win over..." November 08

  • Syracuse basketball's 101 vacated wins will include memorable 2006 Big East title "The NCAA's order that Syracuse's men's basketball team must vacate 101 wins has cost the team every win in two different seasons and at least one Big East title, has learned. When the NCAA concluded its lengthy investigation into the Syracuse University athletics program in March..." October 18

  • Syracuse lands Nebraska transfer Andrew White

    CBS Sports "Nebraska transfer Andrew White has committed to Syracuse, he said Sunday. Since he's already a college graduate, White will be immediately eligible to play next season." August 28

  • Syracuse names John Wildhack athletic director

    USA Today "Syracuse University has named John Wildhack has the university's new athletic director, according to the school's website. Wildhack, a native of upstate New York and a 1980 alumnus of the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, was selected following a national search, according to the..." July 06

  • 4-star forward Taurean Thompson commits to Syracuse " After a long, drawn-out recruiting process, Taurean Thompson finally made his decision. Thompson, a Top 100 prospect in the Class of 2016, picked Syracuse over offers from Michigan State and Seton Hall. Thompson's mother, Sherese Piper, confirmed her son's decision on Friday." July 02