Category: Syracuse Orange Basketball

Two former Syracuse basketball players are set to meet in NBA Western Conference Finals

Two former Syracuse basketball players are set to meet in NBA Western Conference Finals

Two former Syracuse Orange men’s basketball players advanced in the NBA Playoffs and are now set to meet in the Western Conference Finals. The Los Angeles Lakers and the Denver Nuggets will square off in the west, which subsequently means either Dion ... MORE
Son of former Syracuse basketball great Billy Owens to join team

Son of former Syracuse basketball great Billy Owens to join team

Chaz Owens, the son of former Syracuse Orange men’s basketball great Billy Owens (1988-1991), will join the team for the 2020-21 season, Syracuse Athletics announced. The younger Owens played high school basketball in Pennsylvania. He’s a 6-foot-5 wing coming off of a ... MORE
New Carrier Dome roof project making progress this summer (video)

New Carrier Dome roof project making progress this summer (video)

Work continues on the Carrier Dome roof project underway on the campus of Syracuse University. Currently, rigid panel roof steel is being put in place prior to the fabric arches being installed. Check out the video below to see the progress and ... MORE
4-star Franck Kepnang staying in 2021 gives Syracuse basketball a shot

4-star Franck Kepnang staying in 2021 gives Syracuse basketball a shot

Syracuse basketball target Franck Kepnang, a four-star center, has elected to stay in the 2021 class rather than reclassify to the 2020 recruiting cycle, according to reports from Adam Zagoria of Zagsblog and other media outlets. It seems like an uphill battle for the ... MORE
Boeheim’s Army eliminated in TBT: Poor shooting, lack of scoring dooms Syracuse team

Boeheim’s Army eliminated in TBT: Poor shooting, lack of scoring dooms Syracuse team

Boeheim’s Army quest for its first TBT title fell short in a 65-48 loss to Sideline Cancer in the event quarterfinals on Saturday in Columbus. Eric Devendorf led Boeheim’s Army with 14 points. Andrew White III had 11 points and six rebounds ... MORE
Devendorf leads Boeheim’s Army to TBT win

Devendorf leads Boeheim’s Army to TBT win

Eric Devendorf a six-year veteran of The Basketball Tournament (TBT), tallied 20 points to lead Boeheim’s Army to a 75-69 victory against Men of Mackey, on Tuesday night. Devendorf, who ranks fourth all-time in TBT scoring, converted 9-of-14 from the field and ... MORE
Goodbye Carrier Dome? Syracuse goes with ‘the Stadium’ in basketball release

Goodbye Carrier Dome? Syracuse goes with ‘the Stadium’ in basketball release

A year ago, Syracuse University stopped using the word “Carrier” in its football and basketball media guides when referencing the building where the Orange’s teams play. The school used “Dome” or “Loudhouse,” leaving off “Carrier,” which had been the building’s moniker since ... MORE
What to know about Benny Williams, Syracuse’s 1st 2021 commit

What to know about Benny Williams, Syracuse’s 1st 2021 commit

After a thunderous, two-handed dunk last season, Benny Williams tapped the top of his head and extended his arm toward the gym ceiling, repeating the gesture as if to show he still has room to grow. His knees don’t hurt anymore, indicating ... MORE
WATCH LIVE AT : All-Time Syracuse Basketball Legends Draft (podcast)

UPSTATE ORANGE: All-Time Syracuse Basketball Legends Draft (podcast)

Join Jim Sinicropi & former Upstate Orange Podcast co-host Brad Conner along with FL1 Sports’ Brendan Harrington, Tane Robinson and Dave Ekis for a fantasy-style draft of the best players in Syracuse Orange basketball history. Each participant will draft a total of ... MORE
Boeheim’s virtual Basket Ball features host couple in the living room, videos with Coach K and Mike Hopkins (full video)

Boeheim’s virtual Basket Ball features host couple in the living room, videos with Coach K and Mike Hopkins (full video)

The 2020 Jim and Juli Boeheim Basket Ball took on a more casual feeling this year even if the host couple was still decked out to the nines. Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim and his wife, Juli, invited fans and viewers into ... MORE
Final structural beam now in place atop new Carrier Dome (video)

Final structural beam now in place atop new Carrier Dome (video)

A critical point of construction in Syracuse University’s stadium renovation was reached yesterday as the final steel structural beam was placed in support of the venue’s new fixed roof, completing the sequence of the crown-truss that provides the stadium with its iconic ... MORE
2020 Basket Ball with Jim and Juli Boeheim going virtual

2020 Basket Ball with Jim and Juli Boeheim going virtual

NBC3 and CNYCcentral.com are proud to announce a partnership with the Jim and Juli Boeheim Foundation to broadcast a virtual version of the 2020 Basket Ball that will raise money for COVID-19 relief efforts. The Boeheims said when the coronavirus pandemic began, ... MORE
Boeheim’s Army announces first official 2020 team member, hopes TBT will happen

Boeheim’s Army announces first official 2020 team member, hopes TBT will happen

It seems fitting the first Boeheim’s Army player announced for 2020 has been the guiding on-court force for the team. Eric Devendorf, who played in every Syracuse iteration of The Basketball Tournament over the years, will return to Boeheim’s Army this summer ... MORE
Syracuse basketball reportedly interested in 7-foot-3 Purdue transfer

Syracuse basketball reportedly interested in 7-foot-3 Purdue transfer

Syracuse basketball is reportedly one of more than 20 schools to reach out to Purdue transfer Matt Haarms. According to 247 Sports, the 7-foot-3 redshirt junior center entered his name into the transfer portal on Monday, and instantly became one of the ... MORE
Syracuse takes down Virginia to advance to ACC Quarterfinals

Syracuse takes down Virginia to advance to ACC Quarterfinals

Syracuse led for the final 27 minutes of the game and allowed just three points in the fourth quarter, beating Virginia 67-50 to advance to the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament for the second-straight year. The Orange forced 26 turnovers and blocked ... MORE