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Tyler Roberson #21 of the Syracuse Orange, Robert Carter, Jr. #4 and Chris Bolden #11 of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets dive on the floor for a loose ball during the second half at the Carrier Dome on March 4, 2014 in Syracuse, New York. Georgia Tech defeated Syracuse 67-62. (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

Syracuse In Danger Of All-Out Free Fall After Loss To Georgia Tech

A month ago, Syracuse was unbeaten, ranked No. 1 and riding high. Now, the Orange are struggling toward the postseason having lost four of five.

03/05/2014

Syracuse's Tyler Ennis, right, drives to the basket under the defense of Virginia's London Perrantes at John Paul Jones Arena on March 1, 2014 in Charlottesville, Va.  (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

Virginia Torches The Syracuse Zone, Wins ACC Regular Season Crown

Malcolm Brogdon scored eight of his 19 points during a decisive second-half run and No. 12 Virginia clinched the top seed in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament by beating No. 4 Syracuse 75-56 on Saturday.

03/01/2014

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

Syracuse Orange Remains Unbeaten After Defeating Miami 64-52

Syracuse (19-0, 6-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) need one more victory to tie the school record for most wins to start a season, set two years ago.

01/25/2014

Trevor Cooney of the Syracuse Orange dunks.  (Photo by Rich Barnes/Getty Images)

No. 2 Syracuse Orange Remains Unbeaten, Tops Villanova 78-62

Trevor Cooney scored 21 points, Tyler Ennis had 20 and C.J. Fair added 17 Saturday as the undefeated Syracuse topped No. 8 Villanova 78-62.

12/28/2013

C.J. Fair #5, Jerami Grant #3 and Baye Moussa Keita #12 of the Syracuse Orange talk during their win over the St. John's Red Storm at Madison Square Garden on December 15, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

No. 2 Syracuse Tops St. John’s 68-63 At Madison Square Garden

Orange duo C.J. Fair and Tyler Ennis both scored 21 points, and No. 2 Syracuse pulled out a 68-63 victory over St. John’s on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.

12/15/2013

Russ Smith, Gorgui Dieng  and Chane Behanan of the Louisville Cardinals. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Louisville Playing Harder After Ware’s Stomach-Turning Injury

Following the compound leg fracture to Kevin Ware, the Louisville Cardinals say they’re “playing harder.”

04/06/2013

Syracuse Orange (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Syracuse Orange Looking To Wear Down Michigan With Stifling Defense

Syracuse’s fearsome defense is looking to shut down Michigan’s run-and-gun offense in their Final Four meeting.

04/06/2013

Syracuse Orange (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Syracuse Flattens Marquette, Orange March Into Final Four

Syracuse held Marquette to just 39 points as the Orange advanced into the Final Four.

03/30/2013

Syracuse’s Michael Carter-Williams, left, handles the ball against Keron DeShields of Montana in the second half during the second round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at HP Pavilion on March 21, 2013 in San Jose, Calif. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Syracuse Sends Early Message At NCAA Tournament, Destroys Montana

After being sent cross-country to open the NCAA tournament, Syracuse is in no hurry to go back home.

03/22/2013

Trevor Cooney #10 and assistant coach Gerry McNamara of the Syracuse Orange react after C.J. Fair #5 makes a 3-point basket at the buzzer of the end of the first half. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Syracuse Edges Pitt, Sets Up Epic Big East Tournament Semifinal Against Hoyas

James Southerland and Michael Carter-Williams kept Syracuse’s run at one more title going, as the 19th-ranked Orange beat No. 17 Pittsburgh, 62-59, on Thursday at Madison Square Garden.

03/14/2013

St. John's vs Syracuse (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

Syracuse Defeats St. John’s Red Storm, 77-58

James Southerland scored 13 points in his first appearance in seven games, C.J. Fair had 17 points and nine rebounds and No. 9 Syracuse beat St. John’s 77-58 on Sunday.

02/10/2013

Brandon Triche of the Syracuse Orange reacts after a play against the Wagner Seahawks during the game at the Carrier Dome on November 18, 2012 in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

Orange Continue Undefeated Start, Defeat Wagner

The Syracuse Orange are now 2-0 after defeating Wagner 88-57 on Sunday.

11/18/2012

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Rothstein Files: Five Observations From Syracuse

Jim Boeheim has always had terrific size and length for his 2-3 zone, but this specific team should take those attributes to a different level.

10/17/2012

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Rothstein Files: This And That Around College Basketball

It’s tough not to feel for Providence coach Ed Cooley this week. The Friars built palpable momentum on the recruiting trail in the past year by landing Top 30 talents in Ricky Ledo and Kris Dunn and now neither will play to start next season.

09/07/2012

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Syracuse Survives Gutsy Wisconsin, Moves On To Elite 8

C.J. Fair broke out of a scoring slump with 15 points and top-seeded Syracuse held on for a 64-63 victory over fourth-seeded Wisconsin on Thursday night in the East Regional semifinals.

WFAN–03/22/2012

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