"I'm sure he's aware of lacrosse now. I was going ask him how many players are on the field, but I didn't want to do that to him in public yet."John Desko on new athletic director Mark Coyle, whose previous stops featured rather lacrosse-less athletics focuses.
In Grit's newest series, "Next Up," we took a trip to NYC to spend some time with Chris McCullough. While there, we got an inside look into his road to recovery and the driving forces that led him to declare for the upcoming draft.
"They're criticized for playing too many home games and never leaving the state. I used to look up there and think that. But they have that big building. Now I'm at Kentucky and, I tell you what, we don't leave the state very often."- John Calipari
Natalie Mastracci and Canada's W8 take Silver and Mike Gennaro and the US M8 take Bronze in Italy today. Well done Natalie and Mike!
Great story about the accessibility and friendliness of Syracuse's new AD, Mark Coyle.
The Syracuse men's cross country and track and field program finished the 2014-15 year ranked No. 15 in the USTFCCCA Program of the Year standings. In order to be considered for the rankings, schools must score points at the NCAA meets for cross country, indoor and outdoor track and field. This is the 2nd time SU has finished in these rankings. The program previously had a 12th place finish in 2011-12.
LSU quarterback Anthony Jennings is one of three LSU players that was arrested and booked on Thursday evening, according to The Baton Rouge Advocate. Jennings, defensive lineman Maquedius Bain, and defensive back Dwayne Thomas were all booked at a Baton Rouge jail together. Thomas has been charged with unauthorized entry of a dwelling and simple burglary, and Jennings and Bain were charged with unauthorized entry of a dwelling.
Syracuse Special Assistant to the Athletics Director and Professional Football Hall of Fame member Floyd Little is helping lead a group of 19 Hall of Famers and other football legends to Israel as part of a week-long trip to grow the game of football.
Want to show your support for Boeheim's Army, the team of former Syracuse basketball players in The Basketball Tournament? They've got a logo and t-shirts with that logo on it. You can buy them here.