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Daily Links - Jonny Flynn Gets His Own Tourney & A Former SU Coach Gets Honored

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Niagara Gazette - BASKETBALL: 3-on-3 tourney in Falls to honor Jonny Flynn
The Jonny Flynn 3-on-3 basketball tournament will be held soon.

Is this heaven or hell for Jonny Flynn? - WAER Sports
Up to this point, Flynn has been in control of his own destiny. That path has always worked for him. He took the starting job at Syracuse right away. He played his butt off for two seasons and proved himself to the world. He made the decision to leave, and proved himself once again at all the rookie workouts. Now, his fate is in the hands of a franchise that hasn't had any success or even a plan for success in five years. If these clowns really do believe in the Rubio/Flynn backcourt of the future, Jonny could be in trouble.

The Saltine Warriors: Former Syracuse Player and Coach to enter Hall of Fame
It has been announced today that Edmund Dollard, also known as "Eddie" to family, will be inducted in to the 2009 class of the Greater Syracuse Sports Hall of Fame. It has been a long time coming for the Syracuse native, who had a tremendous career as a player for the Orange from 1904-1908, as well as an even greater career as a coach from 1911 until 1924. His thirteen year tenure as head basketball coach saw the second highest winning percentage in school history, an undefeated season, and Syracuse University’s first ever National Championship.

ESPN, Brennan part ways | burlingtonfreepress.com | The Burlington Free Press
Retired University of Vermont coach Tom Brennan has been cut loose by ESPN after four years as an in-studio college basketball color analyst. did he ever thank Syracuse for getting him this gig in the first place?

MSNsportsNET.Com -- West Virginia University Mountaineers
West Virginia is the only Big East football program ranked among the nation's top 25 in all-time bowl appearances with 28. The Mountaineers and Colorado are presently tied for 25th. Pitt is 30th with 25 bowl appearances, Syracuse is 37th with 22 bowl trips, and Louisville is 56th with 14 bowl appearances.

Syracuse University Athletics - Athletics Department Wins National Award

For the second consecutive year, Syracuse University has been awarded two national accolades at the 30th Annual Telly Awards. The spots were generated by Roger Springfield, the Department of Athletics' Director of Media Properties, Production & Licensing.

Joyer latest South Florida signee to leave - Big East - ESPN
Joyer is the sixth Bulls signee who will not be enrolled at USF this fall. Four others were not admitted to school and have either left or will delay their enrollment.

Check out this report on the SU Lacrosse Team's visit to the White House.  Also check out defenseman Sid Smith lose 20% of his coolness factor by sucking on a lolly: