1. Syracuse Basketball: Super-Early Grades for Orange Starters

    The Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team is off to a 3-1 start after salvaging the consolation game of the 2K Classic against Iowa (66-63) in Madison Square Garden on Friday night...

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  2. Syracuse Basketball: 5 Reasons We Can't Wait for Orange's 2014-15 Season

    The Syracuse men’s basketball team is anxiously awaiting Friday, Oct. 3, which will mark the 2014-15 season’s first practice. As usual, the Orange enter a new season after waving goodbye to former greats...

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  3. Syracuse Basketball: Orange's Best Situational Lineups for 2014-15

    The Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team will begin its 2014-15 season with an exhibition game against a familiar foe on Nov. 2...

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  4. Syracuse Basketball: Top Storylines to Follow in Orange's 2014 Offseason

    The Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team has one word to sum up its 2013-14 campaign. Unfulfilling. After starting the season with 25 victories against no losses and achieving a No...

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  5. Syracuse Basketball: 5 Predictions for Orange in 2014 NCAA Tournament

    In predicting the course of the Syracuse Orange in the NCAA tournament, it is important to note how unpredictable the season has been so far...

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  6. Syracuse Basketball: The Truth About the 2014 Syracuse Orange

    The No. 7 Syracuse Orange put a little air in its flat tire with a Sunday afternoon dismantling of the Florida State Seminoles, 74-58...

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  7. Syracuse Basketball: Orange Eerily Similar to Last Season, Which Might Be Good

    The Syracuse Orange lost four of their last five games with postseason tournaments just around the corner. In those five games, the Orange only managed 57.4 points per game...

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  8. Syracuse Basketball: Orange's 5 Biggest Concerns for the Postseason

    After starting the season with a school record 25-straight wins, No. 7 Syracuse finds itself stumbling to the wire. Syracuse (26-3, 13-3 ACC), with two games left in the regular season, is coming off of a road loss to then-No...

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  9. Syracuse Basketball: Undefeated No More, Orange Need to Pick Up Offense

    Syracuse is undefeated no more. After a pair of near upsets in the past week against Pittsburgh and North Carolina State, fate finally caught up with No. 1 Syracuse in the form of old Big East foe Boston College...

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  10. Syracuse Basketball: 5 Things We've Learned About Orange in 2013-14

    After 25 games, No.1 Syracuse remains undefeated and in control of the Atlantic Coast Conference in its freshman season as a member...

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  11. Syracuse Basketball: Tyler Ennis Buzzer-Beater Sinks Pitt in Memory of No. 44

    With 4.4 seconds left in a barnburner at the Petersen Event Center, Pittsburgh coach Jamie Dixon had a choice. After recapturing the lead, 56-55, against No. 1 Syracuse, by way of two free throws by Talib Zanna, No...

    Gene Siudut Written by Gene Siudut about 10 months ago 5,564 reads 4 comments

  12. Syracuse Basketball: 5 Ways Orange Must Improve Before March

    A possibility exists that Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim doesn’t know basketball, by his definition. Back in November, Donna Ditota of the Syracuse Post-Standard reported a conversation Boeheim had with a group of reporters...

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  13. Syracuse Basketball: 5 Burning Questions for Remainder of 2013-14 Season

    Top-ranked Syracuse survived an off night from C.J. Fair against Notre Dame thanks to the three-point heroics of Trevor Cooney and the Orange remained undefeated with nine games left in the regular season...

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  14. Syracuse Basketball: Biggest Lessons Learned in ACC Play so Far

    After matching the best start in school history, the Syracuse men’s basketball team finds itself coming home to face Duke on Saturday, Feb. 1...

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  15. Syracuse Basketball: Biggest Games Remaining on Syracuse's Schedule

    The No. 2 Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team is finding its defensive groove and now sits atop the ACC in its first year in the conference. After Saturday’s 59-54 win over then-No...

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  16. Syracuse Basketball: Opportunistic Orange Have That Championship Look

    Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim has guided four of his teams to the Final Four, but never two in the same decade. That may change this year. The No. 2 Orange beat back No...

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  17. Syracuse Basketball: Opponents Still Trying to Shoot over the Orange's 2-3 Zone

    The Syracuse men's basketball team is off to a wonderful start, thanks in large part to the 2-3 zone. The worst-kept secret in basketball is that No...

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  18. Syracuse Basketball: Highs and Lows of Orange's Season So Far

    With 17 games in the books, the No. 2 Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team is unblemished and looking like a title contender...

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  19. Syracuse Basketball: Orange's 5 Biggest Concerns in ACC Play

    The Syracuse Orange successfully began their inaugural ACC campaign with a 49-44 win over Miami. Well, kind of successfully...

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  20. Syracuse Basketball: Orange's 5 Keys to Winning the ACC

    The No. 2 Syracuse Orange enter 2014 as one of seven undefeated teams in Division I. With quality wins over such opponents as Villanova, Baylor, Indiana, Minnesota, California and St...

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  21. Syracuse Basketball: 5 Preseason Misconceptions We Had About Orange

    The No. 2 Syracuse Orange are in the midst of a week-long break as they prepare for the Villanova Wildcats to travel to the Carrier Dome on Saturday, Dec. 28. Had Villanova (11-0) not been ranked No...

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  22. Syracuse Basketball: Orange's 5 Most Impressive Stats in 2013-14

    The No. 2 Syracuse Orange have exceeded early expectations on the way to a 10-0 start to the season. With the Orange ranked No. 7 in the USA Today Coaches Poll to start the season, having an unblemished record is not necessarily noteworthy...

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  23. Syracuse Basketball: Progress Report for Freshman PG Tyler Ennis

    Syracuse point guard Tyler Ennis is only nine games into his freshman season and he’s already being talked about as one of the best freshmen in the nation. As the helmsman of the No...

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  24. Syracuse Basketball: Biggest Improvements Orange Have Made in 2013-14

    Just nine games into the season, the Syracuse Orange find themselves as the No. 2 team in the nation, according to the newest poll of the Associated Press. After being ranked No...

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  25. Syracuse Basketball: What's Driving Trevor Cooney's Breakout Start in 2013-14?

    Trevor Cooney lay motionless on the court. A hard foul by Indiana’s Austin Etherington sent Cooney flying into the base of the basket assembly after the Syracuse guard ...

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