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Syracuse Daily Links - Doug Marrone An 'Old-Timer'

Syracuse football coach Doug Marrone one of Big East 'old-timers' in only third season |
Marrone is either the second or third-longest serving Big East coach, depending on whether you give new Connecticut coach Paul Pasqualoni credit for his 14 seasons at SU. The only other Big East coach with more seasons than Marrone is Greg Schiano of Rutgers, who is in his 10th year.

Blossoming Lawrence shows bright future as Cardozo celebrates past -
Southerland was always a natural jump-shooter, but lacked certain work habits in his teenage years. That’s one thing he’s talked to Lawrence about on several occasions. "The older you get, the more you realize how much work you have to put in," he said.

Otto's Army : Football Friday: Running Backs
There are 76 days till kickoff against Wake Forest, and last season with 78 days until the opening game the situation surrounding misdemeanor assault charges against Carter was uncertain to say the least. At that time we were counting on Averin Collier taking some of the load along with Antwon Bailey. Of course, Collier would be ruled academically ineligible, never play a down and leave the program.

Myles Hilliard Commits to Pitt, Syracuse Out Again On A Highly-Touted Recruit : Orange Fizz – Free Syracuse Recruiting News, Sports Rumors, Podcasts
The murky recruitment of Myles Hilliard finally comes to a close – for now. The defensive end from Ohio has given his oral commitment to Pittsburgh.

Recently, Syracuse has jumped on Jeremi Grant, to which he noted "They contacted me yesterday, Coach (Jim) Boeheim and Coach Red (Autry). And yeah, I’m looking at them". The Orange have offered, along with Georgetown, Notre Dame, Rutgers

Matt Pratt is the latest addition to the OCC lacrosse pipeline to Syracuse |
Wilbur calls Pratt the most complete midfielder he’s ever coached. And that list of OCC graduates includes Jeremy Thompson, who just finished his senior season with SU. While Thompson’s contributions on the offensive end might exceed Pratt’s in terms of sheer entertainment value, Wilbur believes Pratt’s versatility compensates for his relative lack of drama.

In ACC, BC hasn’t been out of its league - The Boston Globe
The Orange will anchor BC’s schedule every Thanksgiving weekend from 2017 through 2023. They also will play the Eagles in 2013 and 2014. That should establish a natural rival at the end of the season. Starting the season with a similar rival is more problematic.

Jamesville-DeWitt's Alex Hatem, a late bloomer, brings athleticism to Syracuse lacrosse |
Alex Hatem learned the benefits and the detriments of playing for a powerful high school lacrosse program.

Strong family lacrosse background aids Kevin Rice's development |
Kevin Rice of Skaneateles scored 135 points this season, the most registered by any CNY lacrosse player this year.

2011 Season Preview: Conservative Choices And The Connecticut Huskies -
UConn became the face of all that is right and wrong with the BCS bowl structure this season. They won the Big East's automatic BCS bid despite an 8-4 record and an F/+ ranking in the 50s, beating West Virginia and Pittsburgh in a three-way tie and snagging the Fiesta Bowl slot opposite Oklahoma. They showed that anybody (in a BCS conference) has a shot at a big-time, high-visibility matchup, which is good, right? Of course, they struggled to sell tickets to the game, they took a financial loss, and they lost by 28 points, giving anti-BCS folks one more bullet in the chamber.

Syracuse University Athletics - Hillsman Tabs Read as Assistant Coach
Syracuse University head coach Quentin Hillsman has announced the hiring of Vonn Read as an assistant coach. Read has a long coaching history that includes professional stints in the NBA, WNBA, USBL and collegiate stops at Kentucky and Albany.

Their home games are molested by NBC until their television contract expiers in the year 3729. They lost to Greg Robinson while he was head coach at Syracuse. They attract not just bandwagon fans but the worst possible bandwagon fans, the detritus of the sports universe attracted to name brand programs and winning like cheap whores to imitation Fendi bags.

201106181630 | Eagles add JUCO guard and transfer center | Basketball
"Syracuse has a great program with a lot of tradition and was a very good environment, but I wanted to be closer to my family," Riley said of his transfer. "Obviously, Coach Murphy recruited me at Syracuse and we already had a great connection so that is why I chose to come to Eastern Michigan."

Kuran Iverson has Kentucky in Top 3
The No. 3 small forward in the Class of 2013 told his top three consists of "Kentucky, Syracuse or UConn."

NFL players work on different type of game | The Daily Journal |
Joe Porter and Taj Smith are finding they have more time to work on their respective golf games than originally anticipated.

Michael Carter-Williams should just take half-court shots at all times.