Category: Syracuse Orange Basketball

Syracuse women win third straight over North Carolina, 74-56

Syracuse women top North Carolina for third straight win, 74-56

The Orange continued their winning ways Thursday night with a respectable 74-56 victory on the road against North Carolina to extend their winning streak to three games. The loss was the Tar Heels’ largest margin of defeat this season and extended Syracuse’s ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse takes on Boston College at Carrier Dome tonight (preview & info)

Syracuse pounds Boston College at Carrier Dome, 76-50 (full coverage)

After building a 25-point lead in the first half, Syracuse cruised to its second consecutive Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) victory over Boston College, 76-50, Wednesday night in the Carrier Dome. It was the 50th triumph for the Orange over the Eagles in 76 ... MORE
Syracuse gets blown out by Georgia Tech, 82-64

Syracuse gets blown out by Georgia Tech, 82-64

Senior Gabrielle Cooper’s milestone night was spoiled by Georgia Tech (14-3, 5-1 ACC) topping the Orange(8-8, 2-3 ACC) 82-64 Thursday night in the Carrier Dome. Cooper became the 29th Orange, and 13th in the Quentin Hillsman era, to hit 1,000 career points. ‘Cuse moves to 6-2 ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse takes on Virginia Tech this afternoon (preview & info)

Syracuse wins third straight after beating Virginia Tech, 71-69 (full coverage)

Syracuse escaped with a dramatic win over Virginia Tech, defeating the home Hokies 71-69 in sold-out Cassell Coliseum. The Orange led by 16 in the first half, but Virginia Tech and its band of sharpshooters took the game down to the wire ... MORE
Syracuse tops Pittsburgh, 68-51

Syracuse tops Pittsburgh, 68-51

Four Syracuse players scored in double-figures as the Orange returned to the win column with a 68-51 victory at Pittsburgh. Junior Kiara Lewis led all scorers with 19 points. She added nine assists, six steals and five rebounds in her 40-minute performance to give ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse looks to extend winning streak with win at Notre Dame tonight (preview & info)

Red-hot Orange win 4th straight with 84-82 victory in South Bend (full coverage)

In a game of wild and crazy swings, Syracuse staged the last run of the night for an 84-82 victory over Notre Dame here at the Joyce Center on Wednesday night. Syracuse (12-7 overall, 5-3 ACC) extended its win streak to four ... MORE
Syracuse falls to Duke, 88-58

Syracuse women fall to Duke, 88-58

It wasn’t in the stars for Syracuse as the Orange (9-9, 3-4 ACC) lost 88-58 to Duke (10-9, 4-4 ACC) Thursday night in the Carrier Dome. ‘Cuse scoring leaders were Kiara Lewis (14 points, 5 assists) and Maeva Djaldi-Tabdi (12 points). Duke was led by Leaonna ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse hosts Pittsburgh this afternoon, looking for fifth straight win (preview & info)

Syracuse holds on to top Pitt for fifth straight win (full coverage)

Syracuse basketball continues to find ways to get it done on the hardwood. On Saturday afternoon in the Dome, the Orange won its fifth straight game after opening up a big early lead and holding on at the end to top Pittsburgh, ... MORE
Syracuse women fall to Wake Forest, 65-60

Syracuse women fall to Wake Forest, 65-60

Two timely runs and some smart defense was all Wake Forest needed to edge out the Orange, 65-60, Sunday afternoon in Winston-Salem, N.C. The Demon Deacons outshot the Orange by just 0.2 in the field and 7.3 from the charity stripe en ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse takes on Clemson tonight, looking for sixth straight victory (preview & info)

Syracuse falls to Clemson, ending 5-game win streak (full coverage)

The Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team had its five-game winning streak snapped on Tuesday night, falling on the road to the Clemson Tigers by a final score of 71-70. Syracuse had a chance to win with 0.9 seconds remaining, but a well defended set by Clemson ... MORE
Syracuse tops Florida State on overtime buzzer beater

Syracuse tops Florida State on overtime buzzer beater

Sophomore Emily Engstler was the player of the game Thursday night as she sank an inbound-pass at the buzzer to send Syracuse (7-6, 1-1 ACC) past No. 8 Florida State (13-1, 2-1 ACC) in the Carrier Dome. Syracuse’s 90-89 victory was its first win ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse hosts Notre Dame, looking for fourth consecutive victory (preview & info)

Syracuse loses a wild one in the Dome to Notre Dame, 88-87 (full coverage)

Syracuse and Notre Dame staged a 3-point contest at the Carrier Dome on Saturday, but the Irish won the game on the boards. Notre Dame claimed an 88-87 victory over Syracuse thanks to 24 second-chance points. John Mooney led Notre Dame’s run ... MORE
Syracuse takes down Notre Dame in overtime, 74-63

Syracuse takes down Notre Dame in overtime, 74-63

Syracuse used a 14-3 overtime run to rally past Notre Dame, 74-63, Sunday afternoon in the Carrier Dome. The win marked head coach Quentin Hillsman‘s first victory over the Fighting Irish and head coach Muffet McGraw in his 14 years at the helm ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse looks to get back in win column tonight against Virginia Tech (preview & info)

Syracuse blows lead in second half, falls to Virginia Tech at Carrier Dome, 67-63 (full coverage)

The Syracuse Orange squandered a 9-point second-half lead in a 67-63 loss to Virginia Tech at the Carrier Dome on Tuesday night. Syracuse seemed to be in control, leading 40-31 with 12 minutes left in the game, but Virginia Tech went on ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse takes on Virginia in Charlottesville today (preview & info)

Syracuse takes down Virginia in OT, 63-55 (full coverage)

It was a rough shooting night for both squads, but the Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team picked up its biggest win of the season at Virginia. The Orange needed extra time to close it out, but a three-point barrage in overtime lifted ... MORE
Miami outlasts Syracuse, 77-62

Miami outlasts Syracuse, 77-62

Early scoring woes for Syracuse led to a 77-62 loss to ACC foe Miami (10-6, 2-3 ACC) Sunday afternoon in Coral Gables, Fla. The Orange (8-7, 2-2 ACC) are now 3-2 in the last five meetings with the ‘Canes and 4-11 at ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse and Georgetown renew their rivalry this afternoon (preview & info)

Syracuse falls to Georgetown, 89-79 (full coverage)

Technical fouls, a player ejected. Just your typical Syracuse-Georgetown game. The Georgetown Hoyas downed the Orange 89-79 on Saturday here at the Capital One Arena on Saturday in a game that lacked the drama of the old Big East series but certainly ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse returns home to take on Oakland tonight (preview & info)

Syracuse picks up win against Oakland, 74-62 (full coverage)

The Syracuse Orange’s perimeter attack was a little too much for Oakland’s inside offense. Syracuse just enough offense from Joe Girard, Elijah Hughes and Buddy Boeheim to offset Oakland’s low-post tandem of Brad Brechting and Xavier Hill-Mais in a 74-62 win over ... MORE