Syracuse Orange Articles

Which team had the best weekend, as far as improving its NCAA profile? Nathan Rush: Notre Dame’s 50–48 victory at Connecticut on Saturday was another impressive win for the Fighting Irish’s NCAA Tournament résumé. Coach Mike Brey’s club also...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
By David Schuman Saturday afternoon, the West Virginia Mountaineers (15-6, 5-3 Big East) travel up to snowy Syracuse to take on the No. 4 Orange (21-1, 8-1 Big East). The matchup has admittedly lost some of its luster since West Virginia got...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
It was a wild weekend around college basketball, with several upsets and plenty of last drama. Some of the most notable results were Florida State winning at Duke, Syracuse tasting its first defeat, Baylor losing at home to Missouri,...
Patrick Snow
2 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) (Published January 16th, 2012) Very Early 2012 Big East Predictions 1. West Virginia Key Returnees: QB Geno Smith, RB Dustin Garrison, WR Tavon Austin, WR Stedman Bailey, C Joe Madsen, NT...
Steven Lassan
2 years ago
There were a few minutes in the second half of Wednesday night’s game between Syracuse and Villanova where it looked like the Wildcats would make it an exciting finish. But the Syracuse Orange (18-0, 5-0 Big East) did what they’ve done against...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (follow at @BradenGall) There is no doubt this is the era of the Quarterback. Houston’s Case Keenum (152) and Boise State’s Kellen Moore (142) both broke Graham Harrell’s all-time NCAA touchdown record of 134 scoring strikes...
Braden Gall
2 years ago
It's hard to tell if that Bernie Fine headline is from today or from the future. If all the allegations of sexual abuse coming out against the ex-Syracuse basketball assistant coach are true, we're guessing he probably won't stop when he...
Athlon Sports
2 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 13 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. West Virginia (8-3) – Thanks to conference realignment, Friday night’s Backyard Brawl might...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 12 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. West Virginia (7-3) – The Mountaineers had a bye in Week 12 and will return to action this...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
There’s no greater ambassador and evangelist for college basketball than Dick Vitale, who was on the mic for ESPN’s first college hoops broadcast on Dec. 5, 1979 (DePaul 90, Wisconsin 77) and has been sharing his passion for the game with...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 11 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Cincinnati (7-2) – The Bearcats suffered a setback in the Big East title race, losing 24-21...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 10 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Cincinnati (7-1) – The Bearcats trailed at halftime, but rebounded in the second half...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
2011-12 Athlon Sports Preaseason Top 25 Click on each team for their preview 1. North Carolina 2. Kentucky 3. Ohio State 4. Connecticut 5. Syracuse 6. Duke 7. Vanderbilt 8. Louisville 9. Florida 10. Pittsburgh 11. Baylor...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 9 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Cincinnati (6-1) – The Bearcats remain atop the Big East power rankings for the second week...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim will bring one of his most experienced teams into his 36th campaign. The Orange will feature four returning starters along with several reserves who played key roles off the bench last season. In addition, Boeheim has...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
It's prediction time as we look into our crystal ball for the Big East's 2011-2012 season and predict who will come out on top and get individual honors. BIG EAST 2011-12 PREDICTED ORDER OF FINISH 1. Connecticut This edition of the Huskies...
Athlon Sports
3 years ago
It seems like most of the recent Big East conversation has revolved around expansion, departures or just remaining a viable league. Meanwhile, the gridiron race to wear the conference crown and go to the BCS has become one of the most exciting...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 8 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. Cincinnati (6-1) – Thanks to a 37-34 win over South Florida on Saturday, the Bearcats are...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) At the midpoint of the 2011 season, it's time to take a look at the first half and predict how the second half will turn out in the Big East. First-Half Awards Coach of the Year – Greg...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden on twitter) The the midway point of the 2011 college football in the rearview mirror, so Athlon Sports takes a look at the top must-see games left on the Big East slate.   1. West Virginia vs. Rutgers (Week 9)...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 7 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. West Virginia (5-1) – The Mountaineers did not play in Week 7 and will return to action this...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 6 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. West Virginia (5-1) – It took a half for the Mountaineers’ offense to wake up, but when they did,...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 5 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. West Virginia (4-1) – The Mountaineers took out some of their frustration from last week’s loss to...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
By Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven on Twitter) Post-Week 4 Big East Power Rankings Check out all of our college football rankings. 1. West Virginia (3-1) – The Mountaineers gave one of the best teams in college football their best...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
The most shocking development over the weekend may be the news that Pittsburgh and Syracuse are headed to the ACC, but there were plenty of surprising results on the field as well. Ohio State lost big at Miami, Boston College lost at home to Duke...
Patrick Snow
3 years ago

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