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Taurean Thompson's Departure Ripples Throughout Syracuse

Posted on August 29, 2017 at 10:35 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  When it comes to Taurean Thompson, questions that arise are those like, "Will his defense improve?", "Can he become a leader in his second season?", or "Will he continue to build on his offensive success that he had as a true freshman?"


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Boeheim's Army vs. Overseas Elite Analysis

Posted on August 1, 2017 at 1:15 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The stage is set in Baltimore, Maryland, where the final four teams in The Basketball Tournament (TBT) will tip off on Tuesday, August 1st, to decide who will have one final step toward the crown and the $2 million payoff for 2017.

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Adrian Autry Offers His Take on Tyler Lydon's Next Step

Posted on June 22, 2017 at 7:45 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  Looking back on a player that he worked with in his room of forwards, Syracuse Orange Associate Head Coach reflected on forward Tyler Lydon heading into the NBA Draft in our one-on-one conversation.


  "Tyler came in not as heralded as...

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John Gillon, III, Works Out for NBA Teams

Posted on June 8, 2017 at 9:40 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  Former Syracuse Orange point guard John Gillon, III, is gaining looks from teams around the National Basketball Association (NBA) as we approach the 2017 NBA Draft later in June.


  He has worked out for the Houston Rockets and is in Denve...

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What Syracuse is Gaining in Transfer Elijah Hughes

Posted on May 12, 2017 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  Despite recent recruiting news that Jordan Tucker will be heading to the Duke Blue Devils for the 2017-18 season, the Syracuse Orange men's basketball program has something positive to look forward to, a hopeful investment to have for potent...
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Andrew White, III, Will Be Busy Before NBA Draft

Posted on May 9, 2017 at 4:15 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  Andrew White, III, has taken more stops on the road to the National Basketball Association (NBA) than many.


  He began his collegiate basketball career with the Kansas Jayhawks for two seasons before moving onto the Nebraska Cornhuskers and finally the Syracuse Orange.

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Done Deal: Allen Griffin Definitely Heading to Syracuse

Posted on April 6, 2017 at 9:20 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  My sources close to the situation have confirmed that not only will former Syracuse Orange men's basketball student-athlete Allen Griffin be taking the assistant coach vacancy at Syracuse University but has also been in the city this week.


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Allen Griffin Seemingly Returning to Syracuse

Posted on April 6, 2017 at 12:35 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  On "Wake Up Call with Dan Tortora", former Syracuse Orange men's basketball players Ryan Blackwell, Otis Hill, and Roosevelt Bouie, Jr., said that if they were offered the assistant coaching vacancy at Syracuse University, they would take it.


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Syracuse Assistant Coach Vacancy Discussion

Posted on March 22, 2017 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (0)

  Article by Dan Tortora


  The departure of longtime assistant coach and recruiter Mike Hopkins from the Syracuse Orange men's basketball program has inevitably opened up a seat on the sideline next to fellow assistant coaches/recruiters Adrian Autry and Gerry McNamara.


  Meaning, head coach Jim Boeheim has a job opening to fill.

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Jim Boeheim's Extension Comes As No Surprise

Posted on March 19, 2017 at 7:10 PM Comments comments (0)

  Article by Dan Tortora


  The news that Syracuse Orange men's basketball head coach Jim Boeheim has been extended past the 2017-18 season should come as no surprise to you.


  Mike Hopkins had waited for over two decades to take over as head coach of the Orange, so when he decided to instead have his first head-coaching pos...

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