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The Syracuse Men’s Basketball team went 0-2 on its trip to Brooklyn for the NIT Season Tipoff. After its double-digit lose to Oklahoma State, the Orange dropped another game to Penn State 85-64. SU now falls to 4-3 and is playing to stay above .500. 

Syracuse Suffers Blowout Loss 56-34 to Louisville

Nov 24, 2019
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In a season full of disappointment, Saturday afternoon’s matchup against Louisville presented Syracuse with an opportunity to turn the season around. Despite losing its first five ACC games, Syracuse (4-6) could still finish the year with a record of 6-6 and qualify for a bowl in back-to-back seasons.

For the Orange, the key was to upset the Cardinals today, and hope to ride that momentum back home for a bowl-clinching matchup with Wake Forest next Saturday. Unfortunately, Syracuse could not pull off the upset over Louisville, leaving its bowl hopes behind in Kentucky.

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The Syracuse Men’s Basketball team is on a three-game win streak. Wednesday night, the Orange defeat Cornell in the Battle of the Boeheim’s Three. This weekend, Bucknell comes to the Dome. The Bisons are currently 2-3 with their most recent loss coming in a game against Penn State. 

New Look Orange Get Win

Nov 18, 2019
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The Syracuse Orange came out on top of Seattle on Saturday 89-67. At the end of last game, Boeheim announced that the Glenn Falls native, Joe Girard III, would continue to start over sophomore Jalen Carey.

In his first collegiate start, Girard did exactly what the Orange needed him to do, shine. Girard made five shots from beyond the arc and put up 24 points in his first start with the Orange in the first meeting with Seattle.

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The Syracuse Men’s Basketball team started their season with a disappointing 34 point performance against the reigning national champions Virginia team. Wednesday, the Orange have a chance to bounce back against Colgate. The Raiders will serve as a test for Syracuse as another team that made the NCAA tournament last season. 

Syracuse Drops Home Opener

Nov 7, 2019
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Unfortunately for the Orange, the home opener did not go as Jim Boeheim had hoped. Syracuse dropped their first game of the season last night 48-34 to the defending champs, the Virginia Cavaliers.

Syracuse fans that attended the game remained on their feet for a minute and a half until Bourama Sidibe finally broke the even score for an early two-point lead.

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Just one year ago, Syracuse entered the season ripe with expectations. The Orange returned its entire starting five from 2017-18 plus transfer Elijah Hughes along with freshmen Jalen Carey and Buddy Boeheim. All of this set up one of the deepest rosters in recent memory. The Orange were ranked in the preseason AP and expected to make a significant tournament run.

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After another ACC loss, the Syracuse Football team looks to bounce back against Boston College in the Dome. Both teams have lost three of their last five games and need to win this game to keep their bowl-game hopes alive. The Eagles are 4-4 on the season and the Orange 3-5.  

Syracuse Falls to Pitt

Oct 19, 2019
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The struggles continued for the Syracuse offense last night against Pitt in a 27-20 loss at home. Pittsburgh got the best of the ACC rivalry this time around, a rivalry that has been around since 1955. These two teams have played every year since and Pittsburgh seizes control of the series since then as Syracuse has gone 29-35-1.

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As the 2019 College Football season reaches its halfway point, the Syracuse Orange (3-3, 0-2), have many questions left to answer.

Which Tommy DeVito can we count on going forward, the healthy one who racked up nearly 400 total yards and five touchdowns against Western Michigan, or the injury-prone one who has a 12:5 touchdown to interception ratio and two costly red zone picks? 

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