Google Doodle shows orange pride... for man who discovered Vitamin C | syracuse.com
In honor of Hungarian physiologist Albert Szent-Györgyi's birthday, Google changed its homepage logo on Google.com to resemble a juice label, showing pictures of oranges with the search engine's name. Szent-Györgyi, who would've turned 118 years old on September 16, 2011, is credited with discovering Vitamin C through ascorbic acid in fruits.
Kansas Basketball 50 in 50, No.49: A Look at a Revamped Big East - Rock Chalk Talk
The additions of these three schools plus TCU would give the Big East a gargantuan 20 team basketball league, which creates both scheduling concerns but, because of having a group of schools clustered very closely together and a different group more spread out, some concerns as to which schools would go into which divisions.
Big East: Did you know - Big East Blog - ESPN
Syracuse has only visited the state of California eight times, going 5-3 in this games. The last time the Orange played a game in California was in 1968, losing to Cal, 43-0. Syracuse last won in California in 1967 when it beat UCLA 32-14. There nearly was one more game in the state. After going 9-1-2 in 1915, the Orange were invited to play in the Rose Bowl on Jan. 1, 1916, but declined because of its trip west to face Occidental in early December.
5 things to watch: Syracuse-USC - Los Angeles Usc Blog - ESPN Los Angeles
The Trojans' head coach said it Thursday: This game isn't about Syracuse, it's about USC. The Trojans are favored to win by two touchdowns or more, but they'll be more focused on the tune-up aspect of the game than anything else. What does that mean, you ask? Fumbles will be severely discouraged.
XFINITY Presents: An Exclusive Interview with NFL RedZone Host Scott Hanson - Big Cat Country
I am ever thankful to my coaches at Syracuse (Dick McPherson, Paul Pasqualoni, and Scott Pioli among them) for keeping a high-energy, low-talent walk-on around for 4 great years. Seeing and living the internal workings of a big time football program has been invaluable in my broadcasting career. I joke with some of my old teammates: "I finally made it to the NFL after all these years. (and if any of your readers scoff a ‘big time program,’ tell ‘em to Google all-time winning programs and the records of the Orangemen from 89-92 – Go Orange!!
It's all about them - Los Angeles Usc Blog - ESPN Los Angeles
Syracuse is the opponent listed on USC's schedule for Saturday's 5 p.m. PST game. But it might as well be USC vs. USC.
Orange::44: Southern California Quick Predictions
Syracuse needs to come out firing and take some chances. You have nothing to lose. The upset could easily occur, but I'm taking the smart money and saying USC hold on in a close one. USC over the Orange 28 to 24.
Cavanaugh has talked about how much he likes to play with Coleman and perhaps their relationship could be helpful in the recruitment of the highly sought-after big man. Don’t overlook Cavanaugh though. Syracuse has an excellent history with J-D kids in recent years and he has the potential to silence some doubters.