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Knicks’ Tim Hardaway, Jr., Nets’ Mason Plumlee Named To All-Rookie First Team

Chosen 11th overall in the draft, Michael Carter-Williams was the only unanimous selection to the first team, which also includes Victor Oladipo, Trey Burke, Mason Plumlee and Tim Hardaway, Jr.

05/22/2014

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Philadelphia 76ers Pick Syracuse’s Carter-Williams At 10th Overall

The Philadelphia 76ers have selected Syracuse point guard Michael Carter-Williams with the 11th pick in the NBA draft.

06/27/2013

Trent Lockett #22 of the Marquette Golden Eagles fights to control the ball against Michael Carter-Williams #1, C.J. Fair #5 and Rakeem Christmas #25 of the Syracuse Orange. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Will Michigan Be Able To Beat Syracuse’s Vaunted 2-3 Zone Defense?

Some get paid millions to try and solve the riddle facing the Michigan coaching staff at the Final Four this weekend. How do you score against the Syracuse 2-3 zone defense? Lately, there seems to be no answer.

04/05/2013

Michael Carter-Williams of the Syracuse Orange cuts down the net. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Carter-Williams Rising Above Adversity, Doing It All For Syracuse

Focused Michael Carter-Williams is rising above off-court adversity and playing a leading role for the Syracuse Orange.

03/31/2013

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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

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

Rakeem Christmas #25 of the Syracuse Orange speaks to head coach Jim Boeheim in the second half against the Seton Hall Pirates during the second round of the Big East tournament at Madison Square Garden (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Big East Tourney: Syracuse Snaps Out Of It, Dispatches Seton Hall

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — James Southerland hit five 3-pointers in the first half to keep No. 19 Syracuse in the game and Brandon Triche keyed a big second-half run that gave the Orange a 75-63 […]

03/13/2013

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Rothstein: Butler, UNC And 5 Questions Heading Into Busy Night In College Hoops

College basketball’s elite rivalry will bring out the best in North Carolina for the first 20 minutes, but we can’t see Roy Williams’ team staying close with the Blue Devils for an entire game.

02/13/2013

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Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend And Other College Hoops Notes

A battle between the two best teams in the Big East should be the highlight on what is a terrific all-around Saturday in college basketball.

01/18/2013

Michael Carter-Williams #1 of the Syracuse Orange (Photo by Nate Shron/Getty Images)

Rothstein Files: What To Watch This Weekend In College Hoops

The Orange? We think that they’re the best team in the country. Yes, better than Indiana and better than Duke. Crazy? Not if you watch sophomore point guard Michael Carter-Williams. Trust us, you won’t be disappointed.

11/30/2012

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: Ten Breakout Players For The 2012-13 College Basketball Season

With Beal and Walker gone, Rosario should have the opportunity to make his final college campaign a memorable one at Florida.

05/14/2012