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FB | Target audience: Syracuse’s move to ACC gives Orange stronger recruiting pitch in south - Sports - The Daily Orange
"And then I see it on SportsCenter, and I was like, ‘Alright, wow, that's cool,'" said Parson, who comes from Woodbridge, less than an hour from the University of Maryland. "A lot of schools that are from the ACC are around this area and in North Carolina, and that's cool for family getting to see me, come out and see me a little closer."

"Nasty" Joe Scelfo First Recruit To Say ACC Move Makes SU More Desirable : Orange Fizz – Free Syracuse Recruiting News, Sports Rumors, Podcasts
"One hundred percent it changes a lot. More games will be closer to my parents, and my family and friends here. They got Georgia Tech (on their schedule)."

ACC | SU could see boost in academics, recruiting with move - News - The Daily Orange
Syracuse's move to the ACC goes beyond a higher level of athletic competitiveness, and it goes beyond bringing in a new set of teams for students to cheer against in the Carrier Dome. It's about image and it's about exposure. Whether a primary cause or a convenient side effect, Syracuse's move to the ACC is about making the school's name better known in new areas and giving that name a better connotation as an overall institution.

Orange Outlook: Why Rakeem Christmas Will Fill Rick Jackson's Shoes | Bleacher Report
Christmas is a different type of center than Boeheim's previous big men. He's more athletic than Arinze Onuaku or Rick Jackson and can run the floor very well. With his 7'2" wingspan and leaping ability, "Roc" will be an excellent fit for the 2-3 once he learns the system.

game-predictions-092911 - Big East Blog - ESPN
In the highly anticipated showdown between teams vying to be "New York's team" we find two evenly matched teams. Both have had struggles running the ball. Both have had quarterbacks and receivers with solid seasons to date. I give the edge to Rutgers because I think Mohamed Sanu can take advantage against a banged-up Syracuse defense, and the Scarlet Knights defense has played better than the Orange to date. Rutgers 27, Syracuse 24.

The Axepress Lane: Red Sox and Braves choke; Doug Marrone is searching for healthy players, and some hockey |
One thing is for sure, it is looking more and more like Syracuse is going to have to gut one out on Saturday just as they have in their previous 3 wins. And that bye week can't get here soon enough.

Syracuse Week Q&A: What Syracuse Fans Really Think About Rutgers |
Syracuse week is among us. It is an important game, and not just because it opens Big East play, but for the rivalry that has developed over the years. The recent news that Syracuse is bolting from the Big East to the ACC only further exacerbates the intensity.

Inside West Virginia Football: Dana Holgorsen's Caffeine Room - From Our Editors -
Holgorsen settles into what staffers affectionately call "The Lounge" to resume studying the Tigers. The 10-by-20 room next to the head coach's office, which used to be where former WVU coach Bill Stewart would smoke his cigars, has been remodeled and now has two theater-style seats, a few bar stools, an antique metal Coke cart, a Red Bull cooler and a 50-inch flat screen with an Xbox.

If I could have SUMB march through my apartment three times a day, I would.