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Syracuse Daily Links - C.J. Fair & James Southerland Ready To Play Guard

“Coach, he always tells me ‘Just be ready to play the 2 position,’¤” Fair said. “Because you never know. We could be in foul trouble, injuries, anything. Just be ready."

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C.J. Fair and James Southerland are ready to pull emergency Syracuse guard duty |
"Coach, he always tells me ‘Just be ready to play the 2 position,’¤" Fair said. "Because you never know. We could be in foul trouble, injuries, anything. Just be ready. So he got me at the top of the zone, just trying to get used to it, learning the assignments. He’s been trying me and James up there, because we’re going to be on the floor a lot. So they want to have both of us be comfortable up there."

Cincinnati looks to limit big plays vs. Cuse - Big East Blog - ESPN
"I think I've said it throughout the season," coach Doug Marrone began, speaking of Ryan Nassib, "he really worked hard on the leadership skills. I think it's benefited not only himself, but obviously our team, and I just can't be more proud of him than I am."

Syracuse gearing up to host first home Big East tournament game in program history | The Daily Orange
On Saturday, the Orange (12-5, 5-3 Big East) will host Notre Dame (13-3-1, 5-2-1) at SU Soccer Stadium at 7 p.m. for its first home Big East tournament game in program history. The next round of games is slated for Red Bull Arena in Harrison, N.J.

Program on the rise under Wheddon after posting consecutive postseason appearances | The Daily Orange
The Orange has slowly become a formidable team after seasons of mediocrity. With a roster complete with players Wheddon recruited, the team completely turned over a new leaf this year. Because of this season, Syracuse’s future looks greener than ever.

Tottenville coach says they'll forfeit high school football game |
A story worth keeping an eye on since Syracuse recruit Augustus Edwards is on the team.

Syracuse University Athletics - Orange Senior Leadership
"A lot of people were down but the leaders like (Ryan) Nassib, me and Siriki (Diabate) just came in there and said keep your heads up," said senior safety Shamarko Thomas. "We have been down before and we always come back and fight. We just went in there and rallied back together and just went out there and tried to have a great second half."

A Daly Dose Of Hoops: A Closer Look At Syracuse
Not very often do you find programs that return deeper and stronger after losing three starters, but Boeheim and Syracuse are not your average bear in college basketball.

Syracuse University Athletics - Keeping the Goal in Mind
"That win was really big for us," said senior wide receiver Marcus Sales. "Right now, we are 3-1 in the BIG EAST and our goal is to get to a bowl game. We know what we have to do. We are close to our bowl game so we shouldn't really have any trouble getting ready for it. We need two wins to get to a bowl game."

Big East conference tournament preview | College Soccer News
Is the Big East a better men’s college soccer conference than the ACC?

Syracuse University Athletics - Midway Packages Available In On-Line Auction
Two packages to "The Battle On The Midway" basketball game between Syracuse and San Diego State are part of an on-line auction taking place on

The Morning Orange: Twenty-five years ago today, Syracuse football team pelted Pitt on way to 11-0-1 |
And so, with help from Rob Burnett, who was then a sophomore defensive tackle out of Long Island’s Newfield High School, we revisit the eighth game from the 11-0-1 season of 1987 that was played 25 years ago today

Syracuse football defensive tackle Eric Crume had a breakout-type game at South Florida |
"I think I had him for five tackles (actually four, with three solos and an assist)," SU defensive line coach Tim Daoust said, "but he was active. I think he was in the game for somewhere from 25 to 30 plays and in on a lot of plays for a defensive tackle. So I’m looking to get more and more out of Eric."

Former Syracuse guard Dion Waiters scores 17 in NBA debut with Cavaliers |
"Dion is starting to understand what we’re doing," said Scott, who has been demanding of Waiters during training camp and the exhibition season. "I thought he did a good job."

Tipoff Countdown: Five predictions for the Syracuse basketball season | The Juice Online
With a week to go until the start of the college basketball season, we’re going to make some predictions for the 2012-13 season. What are some of yours?

On October 18th, 2012, Mean Gene Mills was awarded the coveted Letter of Distinction from Syracuse University.

Site rule: If you make a hip-hop video wearing a Syracuse shirt, I will promote it (Plus, it's pretty good).