James Southerland helps Golden State beat Phoenix Suns in NBA Summer League title game | syracuse.com
Southerland, who went undrafted in the NBA's June draft after being part of Syracuse's 2013 Final Four team, helped Golden State to a 91-77 victory over Phoenix at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas on Monday night.
SU reports $70,000 in lobbying activity for second quarter 2013 | The Daily Orange
During the first quarter of 2013, SU reported $90,000 in total lobbying activity. This was because of issues such as sequestration and decreasing support for education, student financial aid and charitable giving in Congress.
Syracuse coach Scott Shafer hopes officials err on the side of caution when ejecting players | syracuse.com
"It's gonna be tough to call. It really is," Shafer said Monday. "If in doubt I hope that they'll be errant on the side of giving the kid an opportunity not to get ejected. But in the same breath, they have a tough job. They're no different than a quarterback getting blitzed by two linebackers coming free. They got a split second to make a decision and then it's over, and it can affect the outcome of the game."
ACC coaches reflect on Syracuse ties, look forward to new rivalries with Orange | syracuse.com
"I don't know if a lot of our ACC schools know how hard it is to play at the Carrier Dome," said Golden, who went 2-2 against the Orange in his career from 1987-91.
Syracuse football's first ACC Kickoff felt like every other ACC Kickoff | syracuse.com
It's likely how things will be moving forward for the Orange and Panthers. The flourish of the ACC's expansion announcement in September 2011 created the loudest noise, and the farewell tours for both schools last year (especially the Big East basketball tournament) drew their share of attention.
Brandon Triche improved his stock with solid play in NBA Summer League | syracuse.com
"I think he showed a different style of game than he did in college,'' Triche's agent, Bill Duffy of Bill Duffy Associates, said Tuesday. "He was very aggressive. He showed the ability to take the ball to the basket.''
Former Syracuse receiver Art Monk says Redskins should 'seriously consider' changing name | syracuse.com
"(If) Native Americans feel like Redskins or the Chiefs or (another) name is offensive to them, then who are we to say to them 'No, it's not?' " Monk said during an interview with Washington radio station WTOP.
Two weeks from training camp, Syracuse football coach Scott Shafer expects team near full strength | syracuse.com
Shafer expects everyone on campus to be qualified academically.
Syracuse women's basketball team adds Maggie Morrison, a transfer from Vanderbilt | syracuse.com
She played in 10 games as a freshman before her season was ended by a knee injury. Before the injury, she was eighth in the SEC in assists (3.8 per game) and sixth in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.6).
Scott Shafer expands on versatility of H-backs Ashton Broyld, Brisly Estime | syracuse.com
"The best way to look at it, from the outside in, would be this," Shafer said. "You have a nickelback on defense but that's actually a linebacker. They both play the strong-side linebacker position, but the situation and what you want to do with that person, with that player and his skill sets, dictates what the H-back or nickelback position is."
ACC Football Kickoff notes: Can the conference have 10 bowl teams in 2013? - SBNation.com
Speaking of Syracuse and Pitt, there really doesn't seem to be much excitement from other league members about them joining the league, other than that it did improve the product and stability some. There is much more excitement about the addition of Louisville, which will enter the league in 2014.
Syracuse’s offensive line looks to rebuild depth, replace NFL draft pick Pugh | The Daily Orange
Said Shafer: "Every offensive line I’ve ever been around that’s worth a hill of beans, they were tight and they believed in one another."