Marek Dolezaj, of the Slovak Republic, signed a LOI to play basketball at Syracuse University on Tuesday. If you’re thinking “Who is this guy? I’ve never heard of him.”, you’re definitely not the only one. Coming from the Slovak Republic, Dolezaj was relatively unknown until the last few months. He visited
East Carolina shooting guard Elijah Hughes will transfer to Syracuse, he announced on Thursday. This decision comes after Hughes toured campus with Jim Boeheim and associate head coach Adrian Autry yesterday. Consequently, he cancelled his visit to Iona, which was scheduled for Saturday. The 6’6” guard comes off a season in
After an exciting, buzzer beating victory over Duke, the Orange traveled to Kentucky to take on the Louisville Cardinals. The Orange were looking for revenge after the heart-breaking overtime loss that they suffered from the Cardinals at home on February 13th. Unfortunately, that was not the case as Louisville ran
The winners of five straight, including upsets over Florida State and Virginia, the Syracuse Orange traveled to Pittsburgh on Saturday. The Panthers (13th in the ACC) came into the game trying to recover after losing of 7 of the last 8. After an exciting, buzzer beating victory over Clemson on Tuesday,
The struggling Syracuse Orange shocked the basketball world on Saturday with their miraculous upset of the #6 Florida State Seminoles. Coming off a victory over Wake Forest, the Orange came out swinging in the first half against the Seminoles. They starting the game off playing better than they have all season.
In their last two games (losses to North Carolina and Notre Dame), Syracuse’s traditionally dominate 2-3 zone defense, to put it simply, was terrible. Unfortunately, this inefficient defense continued for most of the game Tuesday night against Wake Forest. The Orange, in the first half, looked like the same team that
After a very successful season, basketball returns for the Syracuse Orange. Last season saw a Cinderella Syracuse team fight its way through the NCAA Tournament all the way to the Final Four. Expectations for the team this year are incredibly high (#19 in preseason rankings- Associated Press), and here are
The Cinderella against the favorite. David against Goliath. It was the underdog Syracuse Orange against the perennial favorite North Carolina Tar Heels on Saturday night in Houston. However, unlike the stories, Cinderella did not keep dancing and David did not slay Goliath. The clock struck midnight on the Orange’s magical
Overview Continuing the insanity that has been the NCAA Tournament, the 10 seeded Syracuse Orange head to Houston to continue their Cinderella run against the North Carolina Tar Heels in the Final Four. Syracuse is coming off an incredible and unlikely second half comeback against 1 seeded Virginia to move on.
Overview The NCAA Tournament just keeps getting crazier. After a first weekend full of upsets, the craziness continued with the Sweet Sixteen as an unlikely Syracuse Orange team advanced to the Elite Eight. Here they will face off against one of the best teams remaining in the tournament in the Virginia