Syracuse hopes to keep its momentum - College Football Nation Blog - ESPN
"This year’s team is different, as every year’s team is different," Syracuse coach Doug Marrone said. "For our players, we’ve been striving to make less mistakes and execute better and we were able to do that against a very good football team this weekend. How you prepared last week, what you did whatever it may be -- how do we mirror that so we can have the same type of performance?"
Syracuse's Michael Carter-Williams on Naismith Player of the Year award watch list | syracuse.com
The Atlanta Tipoff Club revealed the 50 players on its early season watch list for the Naismith National Player of the Year award today and Syracuse sophomore Michael Carter-Williams is among the 50 players on the list.
Syracuse football team will now be Temple's "bowl game" on Nov. 23 in regular-season finale | syracuse.com
News out of Philadelphia today means that one of them will in essence be a bowl game for the other team. Temple (3-6), which had been trying mightily to schedule a 12th game after moving to the Big East from the MAC in the off-season, failed in its effort to add Hawaii to its slate, meaning it is mathematically eliminated from bowl contention. It plays Saturday at Army and Nov. 23 vs. Syracuse in Philly.
Syracuse football challenges at Missouri include converting third downs, holding the football | syracuse.com
Missouri’s defense hasn’t been spectacular this season – it allows 25.1 points and 353.3 yards of total offense per game – but the Tigers excel in a couple of areas: stopping opponents on third down and recovering fumbles.
Syracuse football team's inside-outside receiver threat puts opposing defenses in a bind | syracuse.com
"I’m very lucky to have those two guys for so long," Nassib said. "When we talk about stuff it’s like we finish each other’s sentences because we’re seeing the same stuff and we know exactly what each other wants to do."
Syracuse fans invade West Coast for Battle on the Midway | syracuse.com
Despite the fact that the Aztecs were the hometown team and the Orange traveled across the country, Syracuse fans made their presence felt. The actual breakdown was in the 60-40 range in favor of San Diego State.
Jason Whitlock: Lesson to take from Bernie Fine mess - College Basketball News | FOX Sports on MSN
The harshest lesson for a do-gooder to accept is that the very people he/she assists are the very people most likely to harm the do-gooder.
Missouri vs. Syracuse: Tigers try for bowl eligibility - SB Nation Kansas City
The Tigers (5-5) get a much-needed breather away from the Southeastern Conference. Mizzou has struggled to a 2-5 conference record its first season in the league after leaving the Big 12. They're 3-0 outside of the SEC this season, news not welcome to the ears of Orange fans. A game with fellow Big 12 exile Texas A&M looms after this week, perhaps making Saturday the Tigers' best shot at gaining bowl eligibility.