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Good News Comes for the 'Cuse

Posted on April 5, 2020 at 9:30 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange have had a rough go at 2020, seeing four players transfer out of the program and a fifth, forward Elijah Hughes, enter his name into this year's National Basketball Association (NBA) Draft.


  Their season, like so many other ...

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Syracuse Shines in ACC Tourney 2020 Opener

Posted on March 11, 2020 at 11:30 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange and North Carolina Tar Heels squared off in the second round of the 2020 Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) Tournament less than two weeks since their last meeting.


  That meeting was at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New ...

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Tar Heels Drop 50+ in 2nd Half to Best the Orange

Posted on February 29, 2020 at 4:15 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange welcomed the North Carolina (UNC) Tar Heels into the Carrier Dome for the team's final home contest before the renovation is complete.


  As the Dome undergoes changes, so, too, has the Atlantic Coast Conference (...

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Syracuse Flips the Script in the 2nd Half, Gets the W

Posted on February 22, 2020 at 6:15 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange entered their 27th game of the season with a 14-12 overall record.


  They returned to the Dome after losing both of their Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) contests versus top-10 nationally-ranked teams, falling to the ...

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Syracuse Comes Up Short Without Leading Scorer Hughes

Posted on February 11, 2020 at 9:20 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange and N.C. State Wolfpack met inside the Carrier Dome almost dead even in overall record as well as record inside the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC), with less than 10 games to play in the regular season.


  Syracuse ...

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Freshman Goodine Wins Game for Orange to Escape Deacons

Posted on February 8, 2020 at 10:20 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange entered their 15th home game of the 2019-20 campaign in fifth place in the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) standings at 6-5, playing a Wake Forest Demon Deacons' team that was 14th out of 15 ACC schools in the conference standings, with a 3-9 record.

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Duke Commands 2nd Half, Rolls Past Syracuse

Posted on February 1, 2020 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange entered into their primetime Saturday night contest with the Duke Blue Devils after winning five of their last six games.


  Duke came in winning their last two, at home versus the Miami Hurricanes and Pittsburgh Panthers, a...

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Syracuse Continues Winning Streak in Defeat of Rival Pitt

Posted on January 25, 2020 at 2:05 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora

 

  The Syracuse Orange men's basketball team rode a four-game winning streak into the Dome when they welcomed their long-time rival, the Pittsburgh Panthers, to Central New York.


  Pittsburgh came in with an overall record of 13-6 as we...

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Jaguars Tab Jay Gruden as New OC

Posted on January 22, 2020 at 11:05 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Jacksonville Jaguars have officially hired Jay Gruden as their new offensive coordinator, taking over the reins of the offense as we move toward the 2020-21 National Football League (NFL) season.


  Most recently, Gruden, the brother o...

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Syracuse Drops Another Close One at Home

Posted on January 7, 2020 at 11:15 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange came into their 15th game of the season after losing a heartbreaker in the Dome, 88-87, just three days before against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish.


  Coming off of a loss themselves inside the Atlantic Coast Conference...

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