Category: Syracuse Orange Basketball

ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse hits the road to face Louisville tonight (preview & info)

Syracuse gets pounded by Louisville, 90-66 (full coverage)

Louisville had too many weapons and too much physical strength for Syracuse. Louisville exerted its advantages in experience, size, depth and strength to hand Syracuse a 90-66 loss at the KFC Yum! Center on Wednesday night. It was the worst loss for ... MORE
Syracuse women top Clemson for fifth straight victory, 59-46

Syracuse women top Clemson for fifth straight victory, 59-46

With 1,592 fans in attendance, Syracuse used a 59-46 victory over Clemson Thursday night in the Carrier Dome to secure its fifth-straight victory and improve to 10-3 at home. The ninth consecutive win over the Tigers (7-20, 3-13 ACC) improves the Orange’s ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse takes on Georgia Tech at the Carrier Dome tonight (preview & info)

Big second half propels Syracuse over Georgia Tech, 79-72 (full coverage)

The Syracuse Orange looked all but dead at halftime, but rallied with an impressive second-half effort to claim a 79-72 victory over Georgia Tech on Saturday at the Carrier Dome. The Orange came into Saturday’s game having lost five of its last ... MORE
Syracuse Women’s basketball falls short against Notre Dame, 72-70

Syracuse Women’s basketball falls short against Notre Dame, 72-70

It took four full quarters of basketball to decide a victor, but the day ultimately ended with Syracuse (15-12, 9-7 ACC) losing, 72-70, to Notre Dame (11-17, 6-10 ACC) Sunday afternoon in South Bend, Ind. Orange guard Kiara Lewis joined the 1,000-point club with ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse hits the road to take on Pittsburgh tonight (preview & info)

Syracuse cruises to road win over Pittsburgh, 72-49 (full coverage)

How convincing was Syracuse’s 72-49 win over Pittsburgh on Wednesday night? When the game stopped for a timeout with 10:30 left and Syracuse leading 60-37, many Pitt fans began streaming up the aisles and out into the rainy night. Syracuse dominated the ... MORE
Syracuse women fall to NC State, 69-60

Syracuse Women fall to NC State, 69-60

Syracuse ended the road portion of the regular season Thursday with a 69-60 loss to No. 8 NC State (24-4, 13-4 ACC) in  Raleigh, N.C. Kiara Lewis recorded her second consecutive 20-point game in the defeat and Emily Engstler scored her 250th point of the year ... MORE
Syracuse falls to North Carolina at the Carrier Dome, 92-79 (full coverage)

Syracuse falls to North Carolina at the Carrier Dome, 92-79 (full coverage)

The North Carolina Tar Heels ruined a festive day at the Carrier Dome for the Syracuse Orange. The Carrier Dome was jumping early on Saturday with celebrities Tom Brady and Julian Edelman of the New England Patriots and Tonight Show host Jimmy ... MORE
Syracuse Women outlasted by Boston College, 88-81

Syracuse outlasted by Boston College, 88-81

It was fast-paced and close throughout, but the in the end Boston College outlasted Syracuse, 88-81, Sunday afternoon in the Carrier Dome. The loss snaps Syracuse’s 12-game winning-streak against BC dating back to 2014. Gabrielle Cooper and Kiara Lewis both scored 18 points in the game ... MORE
Syracuse tops Virginia Tech in nailbiter, 67-65

Syracuse women top Virginia Tech in nailbiter, 67-65

It took over 39 minutes, a full team effort, and a wild fourth quarter, but Syracuse topped Virginia Tech 67-65 Thursday night in the Carrier Dome to improve to 10-10 on the year and 4-5 in ACC play. Syracuse erased a 16 ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse welcomes Duke to the Dome tonight (preview & info)

Syracuse falls to Duke at the Dome, 97-88 (full coverage)

Just as a boat fights the tide or a snowman withstands the sun, the Syracuse Orange fought the inevitable on Saturday. Syracuse led for the first 19 minutes, but once the lead was relinquished the Orange slowly dropped off the pace in ... MORE
Auburn teen owns the moment, playing National Anthem ahead of Syracuse-Duke showdown (video)

Auburn teen owns the moment: Plays anthem at Dome for 31K ahead of Syracuse-Duke game (video)

Nick Sbelgio had quite the weekend. The Auburn native played the national anthem to a packed house at The Dome, ahead of Syracuse’s showdown with Duke. He owned the moment, and the crowd loved the performance, which was uploaded to YouTube after ... MORE
Syracuse women fall to Virginia in Charlottesville, 57-41

Syracuse women fall to Virginia in Charlottesville, 57-41

The Orange couldn’t get an offensive rhythm going Sunday afternoon as they lost, 57-41, to ACC foe Virginia (9-13, 4-7 ACC) in John Paul Jones Arena. Syracuse (10-11, 4-6 ACC) celebrated Emily Engstler recording her eighth double-double in the loss. “We got the ball ... MORE
SU will sell pieces of Carrier Dome roof once it comes down during renovation

SU will sell pieces of Carrier Dome roof once it comes down during renovation

You can own a part of history! Maybe. Depending on how things go over the next several months. Syracuse University is working through the process of determining what they will do with sections of the old Carrier Dome roof, once it comes ... MORE
Hughes named a finalist for Dr. J Award

Hughes named a finalist for Dr. J Award

Syracuse forward Elijah Hughes is one of 10 finalists for the Julius Erving Award, presented annually to the top small forward in men’s college basketball. The ten candidates were selected by the Naismith Memorial Hall of Fame. The award is amed after Class of 1993 ... MORE
Syracuse women top Boston College, 89-79

Syracuse women top Boston College, 89-79

Syracuse topped Boston College 89-79 Thursday night to get back in the win column and maintain head coach Quentin Hillsman‘s perfect record against the Eagles. The ‘Cuse (11-11, 5-6 ACC) victory snaps BC’s (12-10, 5-6 ACC) two-game winning streak and featured a career performance ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse welcomes Wake Forest to the Dome tonight (preview & info)

Brycen Goodine scores game-winner to lift Syracuse over Wake Forest, 75-73 (full coverage)

A rag-tag lineup saved Syracuse’s season. With three starters on the bench after fouling out, a lineup featuring Buddy Boeheim at small forward, freshman Brycen Goodine at guard and freshman Jesse Edwards a center, Syracuse rallied from a four-point deficit to pull ... MORE
Syracuse women top No. 5 Louisville, 59-51

Syracuse women top No. 5 Louisville, 59-51

Syracuse earned head coach Quentin Hillsman‘s 300th win with a convincing 59-51 victory over No. 5 Louisville Sunday afternoon in the Carrier Dome. It was the lowest point total the Cards have had all season and tied the Syracuse record for the largest ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse closes out three-game homestand with matchup against North Carolina State (preview & info)

Orange suffers Dome loss at hands of Wolfpack, 79-74 (full coverage)

Playing without its star player, the Syracuse Orange fought and scrapped to get a win it desperately needed. But a gutty effort from an undermanned Syracuse team came up just short as the Orange suffered a 79-74 loss to North Carolina State ... MORE