Category: Syracuse Orange Football

Watch the Carrier Dome roof as it is deflated for final time (video)

Watch the Carrier Dome roof as it is deflated for final time & watch live construction progress (video)

As part of the Carrier Dome roof project at Syracuse University, the air-supported roof was lowered for the final time on Monday.  The building remains, but the landmark inflatable white roof that has stood tall on the Syracuse skylines for the past 40 ... 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
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Chip West named cornerbacks coach

Chip West named cornerbacks coach

Syracuse head football coach Dino Babers announced the hiring of Chip West as cornerbacks coach on Thursday. A veteran coach with more than 20 years of experience and an award-winning recruiter, West joins the Orange after most recently serving as the cornerbacks coach at ... MORE
Syracuse hires Tony White as defensive coordinator

Syracuse football hires Tony White as defensive coordinator

Tony White, disciple of defensive guru Rocky Long and a two-time Scout.com Mountain West Recruiter of the Year award recipient, has been named Syracuse’s defensive coordinator, Orange head football coach Dino Babers announced on Friday. White served as the cornerbacks coach and defensive passing ... MORE
Jim Brown named greatest College Football player by ESPN

Syracuse’s Jim Brown named greatest College Football player by ESPN

Legendary Orange running back Jim Brown is No. 1 on ESPN’s list of the greatest 150 players from the first century and a half of college football. In closing its year-long ESPN College Football 150 celebration, the network revealed its top 25 ... MORE
Williams selected for Hula Bowl

Williams selected for Hula Bowl

Syracuse senior linebacker Lakiem Williams has been selected to play in the Hula Bowl on Saturday, January 26, 2020 at Aloha Stadium in Hawaii. Williams is the third Orange standout to receive a postseason all-star invitation, joining Alton Robinson (Senior Bowl) and Kendall Coleman (East-West ... MORE
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Six orange named All-ECAC

Six orange named All-ECAC

The Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced its major award winners and All-ECAC selections earlier this week and Syracuse was well represented with six players earning All-ECAC honors. The Orange had one player recognized on offense, three on defense and two on ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse closes out season with matchup against Wake Forest this afternoon (preview, media & info)

Syracuse defeats Wake Forest 39-30 in overtime to end 2019 season (full coverage)

As is customary for football games between the Syracuse Orange and Wake Forest Demon Deacons, this was a weird one — a weird one that ultimately (stunningly) ended in a 39-30 overtime win for Syracuse. After forcing four turnovers in the first ... MORE
Hofrichter, Cisco earn AP All-ACC Honors

Hofrichter, Cisco earn AP All-ACC Honors

Redshirt senior punter Sterling Hofrichter and sophomore safety Andre Cisco were named All-ACC by the Associated Press on Tuesday, Dec. 10. Hofrichter was picked to the first team, while Cisco received second-team honors. A finalist for the Ray Guy Award as the nation’s top ... MORE
Orange duo earns ACC weekly football honors

Orange duo earns ACC weekly football honors

Redshirt sophomore guard Dakota Davis and senior linebacker were recognized by the Atlantic Coast Conference on Monday, Nov. 18 for their performances in Syracuse’s 49-6 victory over Duke last Saturday at Wallace Wade Stadium. Davis was voted the ACC Offensive Lineman of the ... MORE
KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: New star on the hardwood for Syracuse & minor league baseball under fire in upstate NY (podcast)

KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: New star on the hardwood for Syracuse & minor league baseball under fire in upstate NY (podcast)

This week Kenny talks about wins for the Syracuse and Buffalo Bills football teams, welcomes the new starting point guard to the Orange basketball team, and then rants on Myles Garrett’s attack on Mason Rudolph this past week, Don Cherry’s firing by ... MORE
Syracuse falls to Louisville, 56-34 (full coverage)

Syracuse falls to Louisville, 56-34 (full coverage)

The Syracuse Orange came into Saturday’s game needing a win to keep realistic bowl hopes alive. Unfortunately, they left with a 56-34 loss against the Louisville Cardinals, despite some real chances to win both at the beginning and end. The SU offense ... MORE
Syracuse football’s Sterling Hofrichter named a finalist for Ray Guy Award

Syracuse football’s Sterling Hofrichter named a finalist for Ray Guy Award

Looking for something positive from this Syracuse football season? Sterling Hofrichter is still one of the best specialists in the country. Hofrichter was named one of three finalists for the Ray Guy Award, the school announced on Monday. The Ray Guy Award ... MORE
Syracuse fires defensive coordinator, Brian Ward

Syracuse fires defensive coordinator, Brian Ward

Brian Ward is out as Syracuse defensive coordinator, effective immediately, a source told CuseNation.com. This comes on the heels of the Orange’s 58-27 blowout loss to Boston College, in which the Eagles racked up nearly 500 rushing yards, the most allowed by ... MORE
Syracuse Football to host New Hampshire in 2026

Syracuse Football to host New Hampshire in 2026

Syracuse University and the University of New Hampshire have agreed to a future non-conference football game, the schools announced in a joint release today. The Orange will host the Wildcats at the Dome on Sept. 5, 2026 in the first-ever meeting between ... MORE