clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Syracuse Daily Links - A Different Syracuse Team

Syracuse: A Very Different Team - SB Nation New York
It would be easy to see Syracuse's 72-58 thrashing of Michigan State and assume that the 2010-11 Orange are merely an extension of last year's number one seed. Indeed, that team may have been an Arinze Onuaku injury away from a national title. But the differences between that team and this one are profound.

After Garden State-ment, Syracuse Is Ready to Rise
"All you hear about is the Dukes, Michigan States and Kansas and those teams," Syracuse freshman C.J. Fair said following Tuesday night's victory that improved the Orange to 9-0. "I think today was a big win, to come out here and beat a good Michigan State team. It was a good test for us for down the road."

Syracuse's Scoop Jardine unveils the alley-oop jump shot - The Dagger - NCAAB  - Yahoo! Sports
The off-balance 20-foot pass ... err ... jump shot must have rejuvenated Jardine because the Syracuse point guard sank a more conventional 3-pointer on the next possession. He finished with a game-high 19 points on 7-for-9 shooting, quite an improvement over his anemic 16-of-63 shooting in Syracuse's previous five games.

Syracuse's Jackson gobbling up rebounds instead of cupcakes - NCAA Division I Mens Basketball -
The cupcakes were the hardest thing to give up. I know because I asked Rick Jackson. "Cupcakes," Jackson said. "Yeah, definitely."

Should We Be Shocked Syracuse Beat Up Michigan State So Badly? : Orange Fizz – Syracuse Recruiting, Sports Rumors, Podcasts, Student Life
On a night when there were 60 NBA scouts in attendance, Syracuse picked a good night to have it’s best game of the year.

Yankees' Boss wanted Bronx bowl |
"The Boss, George Steinbrenner, he was the best in baseball, but his passion was college football," team president Randy Levine said, noting that Steinbrenner was an assistant football coach at Ohio State and Northwestern before buying the Yankees. "This was his idea. He's looking down on this."

College Football BlogPoll Rankings, Week 15: Placing Our Bet On Auburn -
Auburn's dismantling of South Carolina moves them to the top as minor changes propagate down the poll elsewhere. Some nut ranks TCU No. 1; another ranks them No. 13. Utah is appropriately the team under the CK whammy.

More than half of New Era Pinstripe Bowl tickets have been sold |
Big East representative Syracuse (7-5) has sold about 6,000 of the 10,000 ticket allotment it received, according to Scott Sidwell, executive senior associate director of athletics for SU.