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Colgate Defeats Syracuse for 1st Time Since 1962

Posted on November 20, 2021 at 7:05 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  Syracuse Orange men's basketball squared off in their second game of the season by welcoming the Colgate Raiders to the Dome for their 173rd meeting all-time.


  The Orange came in winning the last 54 contests between the two and ow...

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Carrie Bonus Resigns as LeMoyne Women's Soccer Head Coach

Posted on November 16, 2021 at 12:15 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  Carrie Bonus, Head Coach of the LeMoyne Dolphins' Women's Soccer program, has resigned from her position, effective immediately.


  She accepted the position on Tuesday, March 1, 2016.


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Syracuse Awakens in 2nd Half to Top Drexel

Posted on November 14, 2021 at 6:55 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora

 

  Coming into this weekend match-up with the Drexel Dragons, the Syracuse Orange were 1-0 after a 97-63 win at home against the Lafayette Leopards.

 

  In front of an audience that included Orange big men alumni John Wallace and Derrick Co...

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Sean Tucker Running Into Our Hearts & Into History

Posted on October 23, 2021 at 4:45 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora

 

  Syracuse University used to be known as "RBU".

 

  Jim Brown.

 

  Ernie Davis.

 

  Floyd Little.

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Syracuse Falls for 3rd-Straight Time in Close Quarters

Posted on October 15, 2021 at 10:45 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange, although not scoring on their opening drive versus the visiting Clemson Tigers, were able to take a nice chunk of change off the game clock, keeping possession for 6:39, giving Clemson their first possession of the contest at the 7:21 mark of the first quarter.

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Syracuse Forces OT, but Wake Remains Unbeaten

Posted on October 9, 2021 at 7:25 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange (3-2) returned home to the Dome after a last-second loss to the Florida State Seminoles (1-4) to face the undefeated Wake Forest Demon Deacons (5-0).


  Syracuse is 5-3 versus Wake Forest as Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) foe...

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Message in a Necklace: The Marlowe Wax Story

Posted on October 6, 2021 at 9:45 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  Marlowe Wax, Jr., came to the Syracuse Orange from Baltimore, Maryland.


  He touched down in Central New York after carrying out his high school days at Mount St. Joseph.


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Syracuse Loses a Heartbreaker in Tallahassee

Posted on October 2, 2021 at 7:45 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange (3-1) traveled into Tallahassee for their first Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) game of the season, visiting the Florida State Seminoles.


  Syracuse, since joining the ACC in 2013, has only defeated Florida State once,...

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Jaguars Remain Winless as Cardinals Turn on in 2nd Half

Posted on September 26, 2021 at 4:00 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Jacksonville Jaguars have begun the Urban Meyer / Trevor Lawrence era at 0-2, which should come as not much of a surprise as an organization works to develop what its new chapter will look like.


  Here at home inside TIAA Bank Field f...

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Syracuse Avenges Loss to Liberty With Last-Second FG

Posted on September 24, 2021 at 11:55 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange, for the first time ever, had Garrett Shrader (sophomore transfer) trot out onto the field to start the game.


  Shrader, coming from Mississippi State, had come in during Syracuse’s previous games at Ohio and at ho...

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