1. Without Devo, Orange Outwits Tigers in Memphis With Trademark Zone

    With starting shooting guard Eric Devendorf out after being suspended indefinitely, Syracuse beat Memphis 72-65 Saturday night, in Memphis...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about over 5 years ago 321 reads 3 comments

  2. Syracuse-Canisius: Orange Shows Its True Colors Again in Blowout Win

    If you were wondering how the heck Syracuse lost to Cleveland State on Monday, your questions were answered Wednesday night when the Orange pulled off a convincing win against Canisius, 82-60...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about over 5 years ago 113 reads 0 comments

  3. How To Recover From the Cleveland State Miracle and Why SI's Seth Davis is Wrong

    I woke up this morning feeling a little like I did back when Syracuse let an extremely pesky Vermont team play out of its mind and snatch a victory from Syracuse back in the 2004 NCAA tournament...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about over 5 years ago 179 reads 1 comments

  4. Eric Devendorf Railroaded by Syracuse University For Halloween Night Spat

    Remember this image of Syracuse guard Eric Devendorf because it may be the last you see of him in an Orange uniform. A Syracuse University judicial board has recommended that Devendorf be suspended ...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about over 5 years ago 1,102 reads 2 comments

  5. Worst Case Scenario For Syracuse Fans: Eric Devendorf Is Suspended

    We can start talking about the 600-pound Otto the Orange sitting in the room. Syracuse guard Eric Devendorf has been suspended by a university judicial board indefinitely for allegedly punching ...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about over 5 years ago 895 reads 2 comments

  6. Sick of the Rumors, Syracuse Orange Fans Wait for Decision on Eric Devendorf

    As of 10:25 on Tuesday night, I still didn't know what to make of the Syracuse basketball season. Sure, the Orange are 8-0 after an impressive stretch during which they beat Florida, Kansas, and Virgina all in one week...

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  7. Want to Know the Secret to Sucess of Orange? Read This

    The Syracuse Orange are 8-0. Florida, Kansas and Virginia lay in their wake. They just scrambled to beat Cornell, 88-78, after trailing by five at halftime. So is it the three-point shooting after the return of Andy Rautins and Eric Devendorf? No...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about over 5 years ago 164 reads 4 comments

  8. Syracuse Pummels Colgate: Harris Plans to Shed Locks

    Syracuse easily beat Colgate 86-51 Monday in the Carrier Dome, but the biggest news of the day may be that Paul Harris is going to cut his hair. Harris led all scorers with 22 points for the game, getting some layups and hitting some mid-range jump shots.

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about over 5 years ago 455 reads 1 comments

  9. Syracuse-Kansas: Flynn Puts Orange on His Back in Dramatic Win Over Jayhawks

    Jonny Flynn hit the most important shot of his college career Tuesday night, a three-pointer that sent Syracuse's game against Kansas into overtime...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about almost 6 years ago 211 reads 2 comments

  10. Syracuse Tames Gators, but Jayhawks Present a Serious Problem

    Rest up Syracuse, because Tuesday night is going to be a serious battle. The Orange may have "upset" Florida Monday night in Kansas City—a great non-conference win for Syracuse—but Kansas is a tough team...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about almost 6 years ago 592 reads 1 comments

  11. Notre Dame Needs to Join Big East, Syracuse Loss Illustrates Why

    I'm not a Notre Dame basher, although I am a Syracuse fan. I love the history and tradition of Notre Dame and the Fighting Irish. I even like Charlie Weis. But, Notre Dame needs to hang up the NBC contract and join the Big East in football...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about almost 6 years ago 301 reads 3 comments

  12. If Syracuse Plays Like This, Then Good Things Will Happen In Kansas City

    The Syracuse Orange have their biggest stretch of early-season games coming up this coming week. The list includes Florida (No. 18 AP, No. 19 ESPN/USATODAY) on Monday; either Washington or defending national champion Kansas (No...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about almost 6 years ago 307 reads 1 comments

  13. Syracuse-Notre Dame: Biggest Win of Greg Robinson Era is Also the Sweetest

    Greg Robinson had nothing to lose. The embattled Syracuse football coach, who had never really coached the Orange to a win that inspired hope here in Syracuse, finally did it. He beat the Irish at Notre Dame Stadium 24-23 in stunning fashion...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about almost 6 years ago 642 reads 2 comments

  14. Jim Boeheim, Syracuse Not Relying on Trademark 2-3 Zone This Year

    "The real strength of the Princeton offense, strong outside shooting along with offensive patience, will punish any team that elects to play a sagging man to man or zone defense." - From Hoops Tactics page of Cybersportsusa...

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  15. Man, I Was Pumped about Syracuse—and Then Reality Set in

    Wow, I said to myself. Syracuse had just beaten Richmond 76 to 71 in a spirited victory that felt like a Big East game. Eric Devendorf scored 22 points, and Jonny Flynn put up 27 points (one shy of his personal record) in a come-from-behind win...

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  16. Feels Like March In The Dome-No Cakewalk for Syracuse

    Are you ready for the Richmond Spiders? Well, if you are a fan of the Syracuse Orange basketball team, think of this as a first round game in the NCAAs. A tough first round game. And there is no let up after that...

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  17. Syracuse Hoops Wins Opener, Greg Robinson Fired: I Was Sad for About a Minute

    I was watching Syracuse basketball en route to its first win of the year against Le Moyne College when I saw the news of the dismissal of Greg Robinson scroll across the bottom of the screen...

    Larry Rulison Written by Larry Rulison about almost 6 years ago 176 reads 3 comments