Like any team, Syracuse needs to be at full strength as the NCAA Tournament rounds into view, so until Grant is ready to continue to show the athleticism down low that has wowed Orange Nation the last two seasons, the major questions about an Orange offense that has had trouble shooting the ball as February turns into March and the loss of the team’s leading rebounder, will remain.
Ennis' transition to college basketball has seemed seamless, and he freely admits nothing has really surprised him.
There’s still time for Syracuse to go out on top in its first year in the ACC, but the Orange better turn things around quickly. The conference tournament’s less than two weeks away. If SU wants to earn a No. 1 seed, it’ll have to start playing like one.
Several schools exercised caution with the linebacker from Collins Hill High School in Georgia because of academic concerns. Syracuse linebackers coach Clark Lea, though, took a different approach.
Syracuse residents will have the chance to help shape their city for next 50 or 100 years, a charge that people on both sides of the debate take very seriously. Jason Evans, the architect, says the younger generation is paying special attention. "If the highway just gets rebuilt as is, it will send the message that we're going in the wrong direction," he says. "It's a small piece in the puzzle of rejuvenating the city. But it's an important one."
Syracuse exceeded expectations by rising above .500 with a Texas Bowl win over Minnesota (O RLY?). Where do Scott Shafer and his program go from here? The Orange proved that it can compete in the ACC, but Shafer isn’t content with simply remaining competitive or filling the voids in the league’s second-tier bowl openings. Syracuse will have a critical edge over much of the conference—a quarterback with starting experience. Terrel Hun
Sykes is one of just four underclassmen named to the All-ACC first or second teams. This is her second regular-season conference honor of her career. She was named to the 2013 BIG EAST All-Freshman Team.
It marks the fifth time he has received the honor this season.
Powell, 38 is playing for the Colorado Mammoth of the National Lacrosse League, and he's still bringing fans to their feet.
A number of Syracuse basketball fans who have bought tickets in StubHub have been mistakenly purchasing youth tickets that they can't actually use.
Tiara and Tasia Butler finally got what they wanted. They could finally play basketball whenever they liked, thanks to the new hoop in their backyard.