Syracuse breaks 4-game skid with win over Pitt (full coverage)

Junior Frank Howard posted 18 points, seven rebounds, 4 assists and 5 steals to lead Syracuse (13-6, 2-4 ACC) to a 59-45 victory over Pittsburgh (8-11, 0-6 ACC) Tuesday night in the Carrier Dome. The win snaps the Orange’s four-game losing streak. Sophomore Tyus Battle added 15 points, freshman Oshae Brissett finished with 10 points and five boards and junior... more

DOUBLE OVERTIME: Syracuse falls to Florida State (full coverage)

Tyus Battle’s career high 37-point effort wasn’t enough in a 101-90 double overtime loss to Florida State on Saturday. It was the Orange’s fourth straight loss. The Orange overcame a 10-point halftime deficit to force overtime. Freshman Oshae Brissett finished with 14 points and eight rebounds, junior Frank Howard totaled 13 points with five assists and junior Paschal Chukwu recorded a... more

Syracuse loses third straight at Virginia (full coverage)

Syracuse scored nine points in 34 seconds, forcing three turnovers along the way, and cut the Virginia lead to five with 29 seconds to play. Four Cavalier free throws down the stretch sealed the victory. Junior Frank Howard led Syracuse (12-5, 1-3 ACC) with 18 points in a 68-61 loss to No. 3/3 Virginia (15-1, 4-0 ACC) Tuesday night at... more

Syracuse gives it away late in 51-49 loss to Notre Dame (full coverage)

Notre Dame (13-3, 3-0 ACC) made a put-back shot with 2 second left to defeat Syracuse (12-4, 1-2 ACC), 51-49, Saturday afternoon in the Carrier Dome. Sophomore Tyus Battle led Syracuse with 21 points in the setback. A Notre Dame steal with five seconds left set up a Gibbs layup. Gibbs missed a contested shot but Pflueger followed and tipped... more

Wake Forest pulls away late to hand Orange first ACC loss (full coverage)

Wake Forest (8-6, 1-1 ACC) went on a 12-6 run over the final 1:56 of regulation in a 73-67 victory over Syracuse (12-3, 1-1 ACC) Wednesday night at LJVM Coliseum. Junior Frank Howard led the Orange with 23 points and five assists in the setback. Freshman Oshae Brissett finished with 16 points and seven rebounds, sophomore Tyus Battle added 13... more

Syracuse basketball earns season-best vote total in AP Top 25 poll

Syracuse returned to the receiving votes category in this week’s AP Top 25 men’s basketball poll when it was released on Monday. The Orange (12-2) impressed enough in a convincing 68-56 win over Virginia Tech on Sunday to receive a season-high four points in the poll. Syracuse did not receive any votes last week. The four points placed Syracuse ninth... more

Syracuse opens ACC play with win over Virginia Tech (full coverage)

Syracuse (12-2, 1-0 ACC) held Virginia Tech (11-3, 0-1 ACC), the Division I leader in field goal percentage, to just 18-of-52 from the field (.346) and out-rebounded the Hokies, 39-26, in a 68-56 victory in the Carrier Dome. Oshae Brissett posted 19 points and nine rebounds to lead the Orange. Junior Frank Howard and sophomore Tyus Battle each finished with... more

Orange pull away from Eastern Michigan to win 62-47 (full coverage)

Sophomore Tyus Battle finished with 22 points and six rebounds to lead Syracuse (11-2) to a 62-47 victory over Eastern Michigan (8-4) Wednesday night in the Carrier Dome. The Orange outscored to Eagles 38-23 in the second half to secure the win. Junior Paschal Chukwu totaled career-highs of 15 points and 12 rebounds along with five blocks. Chukwu finished the... more

Syracuse falls to St. Bonaventure in OT (full-coverage)

Syracuse (10-2) overcame a 13-point second half deficit to force overtime but came up short in a 60-57 setback to St. Bonaventure (10-2) Friday night in the Carrier Dome. Junior Frank Howard led Syracuse with 17 points, six assists and six rebounds. Freshman Oshae Brissett recorded his sixth double-double on the season with 15 points and 13 boards and sophomore... more

Syracuse holds off Buffalo for 10th win of season (full coverage)

Syracuse (10-1) went on a 14-6 run over the final 3:01 to pull away from Buffalo (7-4) in an 81-74 victory Tuesday night in the Carrier Dome. The game featured ten lead changes, with eight coming in the final 8:59 of regulation. Four different Syracuse players finished in double-figures. Freshman Oshae Brissett led the way with 25 points and eight... more

KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: See you in 2018 football fans (podcast)

Kenny’s final show of 2017 includes a recap of Syracuse’s win over Georgetown, a re-hash of all the questionable call from the National Football League on Sunday, the Buffalo Bills play-off chances, and why is everyone so upset about the Golden Globes? . more

Syracuse storms back to beat Hoyas in OT (full coverage)

Sophomore Tyus Battle scored a career-high 29 points, with eight coming in overtime, to lead Syracuse (9-1) to an 86-79 comeback victory over Georgetown (8-1) Saturday afternoon. The Orange erased a 13-point second-half deficit to force the extra period. Freshman Oshae Brissett added a career-high 25 points and 14 rebounds for his fifth double-double of the year. 24 of Brissett’s... more

KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Old school football at it’s finest (podcast)

This week Kenny is back to talk about how much he enjoyed the Buffalo Bills 13-7 overtime win against the Colts in the snowstorm on Sunday afternoon. Then, a look back at the week that was for the Syracuse Orange basketball team. Finally, Ken’s thoughts on Russia’s ban from the Winter Olympics and his feelings on the recent hazing charges... more

Orange trio leads Syracuse past Colgate (full coverage)

Sophomore Tyus Battle posted a game-high 24 points, freshman Oshae Brissett finished with 20 points and junior Frank Howard added 18 points to lead Syracuse (8-1) to a 72-58 victory over Colgate (3-6) Saturday afternoon in the Carrier Dome. The game was the 170th meeting between the two Central New York rivals. It’s the most frequent pairing in Syracuse hoop... more

Lawrence Moten’s 21 will take residence In Carrier Dome rafters

The jerseys for former basketball standouts Dennis DuVal and Lawrence Moten will be officially retired in ceremonies during the current season, according to Director of Athletics John Wildhack. DuVal’s recognition is scheduled for halftime of the January 6 game with Notre Dame, while Moten’s jersey will join others previously honored on March 3 when the Orange host Clemson. Cuse.com: Read... more

GREAT WIN COACH HOP: Mike Hopkins leads Washington to upset of No. 2 Kansas

Matisse Thybulle hit five 3-pointers and scored 19 points, Jaylen Nowell added 15 and Washington led most of the way in upsetting second-ranked Kansas 74-65 on Wednesday night. Noah Dickerson added 13 points and 14 rebounds for the Huskies (7-2), who knocked the Jayhawks (7-1) from the ranks of the unbeaten with their first victory over them since December 1974.... more

LIKE OLD TIMES: Syracuse beats UConn in MSG, 72-63 (full coverage)

Syracuse defeated UConn at the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night, 72-63. Tyus Battle scored 22 points and Matthew Moyer broke out in front of a national television audience on ESPN with 18 points and 7 rebounds including a pair of one handed put-back dunks that brought the Orange faithful in NYC to their feet. Syracuse... more

Syracuse suffers first loss against #2 Kansas in Miami (full-coverage)

Sophomore Tyus Battle scored a team-high 22 points to lead Syracuse (6-1) in its 76-60 setback to No. 2 Kansas (7-0) on Saturday night at the AmericanAirlines Arena in the Miami Hoophall Invitational. Junior Frank Howard posted 15 points with seven assists and freshman Oshae Brissett finished with 13 points and nine rebounds. Devonte Graham led the Jayhawks with 35 points and five assists. Graham shot... more
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