1. Rakeem Christmas: The 'Mayor of Syracuse' Bids Farewell

    Syracuse, N.Y. — They approach at the mall, at Costco, at Wegmans, on the Syracuse University campus. Some of them shyly sidle up, nervous about how the 6-foot-9 object of their affection might react to a request...

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  2. Syracuse Offense Sputters, Shoots 31% from Field in Blowout Loss to Duke

    DURHAM, N.C. — It didn't fit the rest of the script: Trevor Cooney running to the elbow, rising up without a defender in his personal space and sending a mid-range jumper into the bottom of the net...

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  3. Syracuse Basketball Players Will Try to Remedy Mistakes, Prepare for Virginia

    Durham, N.C. — There was no heartache in the Syracuse locker room. No lamenting the one shot that didn't fall, the singular turnover that triggered defeat...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 2 months ago 74 reads 0 comments

  4. Jim Boeheim: Orange Wouldn't Win 10 Games Without Rakeem Christmas

    It might not be an official honor, but it has become one of the great titles within the Syracuse basketball program...

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  5. Christmas Having Best Season Ever for SU Center?

    Syracuse, N.Y. — Rakeem Christmas is having a season for the record books. Christmas leads Syracuse in scoring (18.0), rebounding (9.3), blocked shots (70) and field goal percentage (...

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  6. Earl Lloyd Dead at 86; NBA's First Black Player Was a World Champion

    Earl Lloyd, the first black player in the National Basketball Association and a key figure on the only team to win an NBA championship in Syracuse, died Thursday at 86, in Tennessee...

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  7. Boeheim: Miami, NC St. and Pitt Tourney Bound

    Boeheim: I think Pittsburgh, North Carolina State and Miami are all tournament teams. They list UCLA and they have some awful losses. .....

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  8. Syracuse's B.J. Johnson's Game-Sealing Dunk and-1

    With Syracuse up 2 late against Notre Dame, the Orange break the press with Michael Gbinije finding B.J. Johnson for the emphatic dunk and the foul. Check out Johnson taking the contact and throwing one down in this ACC Must See Moment! ...

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  9. Syracuse's Trevor Cooney Talks Upset Win over Notre Dame

    Mike Gminski caught up with Syracuse guard Trevor Cooney who spoke about the Orange's 65-60 upset win over #9 Notre Dame. Cooney and Cuse held Jerian Grant to 2-of-9 shooting in the game and got 19 points from sophomore B...

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  10. B.J. Johnson Leads Syracuse to Upset Win over #9 Notre Dame

    Syracuse sophomore B.J. Johnson matched his career high with 19 points in a 65-60 upset win over #9 Notre Dame...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 5 reads 0 comments

  11. Syracuse vs Notre Dame Basketball Highlights

    Syracuse upset #9 Notre Dame 65-60 on the road Tuesday night behind sophomore B.J. Johnson's 19 points and 6 rebounds. It was the Orange's 6th win against the Irish in the last 7 meetings, as they move to 9-6 in the ACC, while ND drops to 12-4...

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  12. Does Rakeem Christmas Get All the Calls or No Calls?

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  13. Cuse's Defense Limits One of the Nation's Best Shooting Teams in Win over ND

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  14. Cooney: 'We Want to Show People We're a Good Team'

    South Bend, Ind. — For much of this season, Syracuse's basketball team has been defined for the teams it had not beaten...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  15. Syracuse Basketball: Biggest Takeaways from Orange's Season so Far

    For the second time in a week, the Syracuse basketball team knocked off a ranked ACC opponent. After beating Louisville at home, the Orange went to South Bend, Indiana, and held a potent Notre Dame offense to 60 points in a 65-60 win...

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  16. Rakeem Christmas Notches 1K Career Pts

    Rakeem Christmas just became the 59th player in Syracuse history to score 1,000 points. #OrangeNation .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Syracuse Basketball Forward B.J. Johnson: 'I'm Really Always Ready to Shoot'

    Syracuse, N.Y. — B.J. Johnson emerged from the Syracuse locker room so soon before Monday's basketball practice in the Melo Center, he needed to flick on a light switch to illuminate the court...

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  18. Cooney Nursing Sore Back, Still Plans to Play Tues.

    Syracuse, NY -- Trevor Cooney is still nursing a sore back, but is likely to play Tuesday against Notre Dame, Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim said this morning...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 2 months ago 16 reads 0 comments

  19. Syracuse Misspells Name of Basketball Great Roosevelt Bouie on Jersey

    Today's Syracuse game is a special one for long time fans of the Orange. The school is retiring the jerseys of Roosevelt Bouie and Louis Orr, Jim Boeheim's first two recruits as a head coach, whose teams went 100-18 in four years...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 2 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  20. Fans Continue to Make Carrier Dome Joyous Place Despite Postseason Ban

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  21. Cooney Has Struggled to Shoot the Ball: 'You Just Gotta Keep Working

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  22. Syracuse Basketball Recruiting: Players Who Should Be on Orange's Wish List

    The Syracuse basketball team has finally gotten over the hump and secured a quality win. The Orange used good defense and a tremendous outing from Rakeem Christmas to beat a short-handed 12th-ranked Louisville team 69-59...

    Justin Neuman Written by Justin Neuman about 3 months ago 2,892 reads 3 comments

  23. Michael Gbinije Comes out of Nowhere to Block Louisville's Terry Rozier

    Syracuse's Michael Gbinije has come out of seemingly nowhere to emerge as the team's top outside threat the leading three-point shooter in the ACC this season...

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  24. Syracuse's Christmas Throws It Down vs. Louisville

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  25. 5 Things to Watch as Syracuse Reunites with Old Big East Foe Louisville

    It still seems weird when Syracuse plays a conference game against Clemson or Wake Forest, but the Orange's game at the Carrier Dome on Wednesday will have a comfortable familiarity to it...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 months ago 13 reads 0 comments