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Tennis coach’s resignation followed inquiry into players’ concerns

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Syracuse University looked into concerns raised by members of the women’s tennis team about one month before head coach Luke Jensen resigned last season, according to an email obtained by The Daily Orange.

Riley Dixon, Jarrod West & Dyshawn Davis on ESPN's ACC Overlooked Team

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"And Dixon, of course, was a Heisman candidate after a game-saving Week 1 TD pass, and we're just not ready to give up that dream."

The Nature of Rebuilding a Program

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This is an excellent post that speaks directly to what we're going through right now at Syracuse. Really a must-read for Orange fans at the moment.

Lowest score I've ever seen

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Wasn't sure a score like this was possible.

According to ESPN, NBA Scouts Heart Chris McCullough

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According to Chad Ford in an ESPN Insider, just about every NBA scout he's spoken to thinks Syracuse freshman Chris McCullough is a lottery pick if he goes pro following this season. "No one has seen his stock rise more in the first two weeks of the season than McCullough." Syracuse.com is quick to note that Ford also had higher expectations for Tyler Ennis and Jerami Grant than the actually ended up at.

Ishmael Named ECAC Rookie of the Week

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Ishmael is the second Syracuse freshman this season to earn Rookie of the Week plaudits from the organization, joining AJ Long who was honored on Oct. 21 and Nov. 4.

Keon Lyn works out for Oakland Raiders

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"Lyn added on Monday that the two parties were "talking about future contracts" before the workout."

Ohio State, Funny For Once

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This is actually entertaining, and a perfect reason to love college sports.

100 family, friends come out for Sean Hickey's homecoming in Pittsburgh

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"More than four years after sending Sean Hickey to Syracuse, about 100 members of his family and friends came out to Heinz Stadium on Saturday for the redshirt senior left tackle's homecoming."