Syracuse Orange

Mike Cratty
February 21, 2019 - 10:33 am
Grim news came out of the Syracuse basketball world overnight. According to Syracuse.com , longtime Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim struck and killed a man with his car on Interstate 690 around midnight. Authorities say the victim was a 51-year-old man by the name of Jorge Jimenez. Jimenez's...
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Mike Petraglia
November 29, 2014 - 11:50 am
CHESTNUT HILL -- Tyler Murphy made his final home game at Boston College a memorable one. The grad transfer quarterback set the Atlantic Coast Conference single-season record for rushing yards by a quarterback and threw a TD pass to lead Boston College to a 28-7 win over Syracuse in the Eagles '...
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Mike Petraglia
September 02, 2012 - 12:48 pm
FOXBORO -- There's a very fine line in the NFL between swagger and overconfidence. In training camp, the Patriots defense showed they might be able to return to the form of the mid-2000s when Rodney Harrison , Tedy Bruschi and Mike Vrabel led a defensive group that knew it had the other team beat...
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Mike Petraglia
March 25, 2012 - 7:46 am
brightcove.createExperiences(); It was an innocent enough comment that gave praise to teammates who picked up Jared Sullinger when he got into foul trouble in the first half of Saturday's East Regional final against Syracuse. He finished with 19 points and seven rebounds after sitting the final 13...
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Mike Petraglia
March 25, 2012 - 7:10 am
brightcove.createExperiences(); Saturday night's 77-70 loss to Ohio State in the East Regional final was too much for Scoop Jardine to take. He broke down in the Orange locker room after the game, maintaining all the time that no matter the result, he still believes Syracuse is the best team in the...
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Mike Petraglia
March 24, 2012 - 2:29 pm
For the second time in four years, a ticket will be punched to the Final Four at the TD Garden as the top two seeds in the East Regional do battle for a trip to New Orleans next weekend. No. 1 Syracuse has overcome the near infamy of becoming the first top seed to lose to a No. 16 as they survived...
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Mike Petraglia
March 22, 2012 - 5:16 pm
brightcove.createExperiences(); In a classic, No. 1 seed Syracuse held off No. 4 Wisconsin, 64-63, Thursday night in the first East Regional semifinal at TD Garden. Syracuse led late in the first half, 33-23 and 33-27 at the half. Then Wisconsin went on an unconscious 3-point shooting displaying...
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Mike Petraglia
March 22, 2012 - 2:20 pm
With temperatures soaring into the mid-80s Thursday, the action figures to be hot and heavy indoors at TD Garden as the East Regional finals begin. The region favorite - and No. 1 seed - Syracuse Orange take on No. 4 seed Wisconsin. Tip is at 7:15 p.m. ET. That contest will be followed up by No. 2...
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