Fired Syracuse University assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine has filed the initial paperwork in a defamation lawsuit against ESPN for reporting sex-abuse claims against him.
The Hoosiers are on to the “Sweet 16″ 16 after holding off pesky Temple. They’ll face Syracuse on Thursday.
After being sent cross-country to open the NCAA tournament, Syracuse is in no hurry to go back home.
The number four seed Orange will fac Montana in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
They went nose-to-nose one last time, Syracuse and Georgetown in a throwback struggle at the Big East tournament. Of course, 40 minutes wasn’t enough to decide it. And that was only fitting.
Syracuse and Georgetown, one more heavyweight clash in Madison Square Garden. Two original Big East titans toe-to-toe on the New York stage. Jim Boeheim. John Thompson III. One … last … time.
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.
The Hoyas’ stifling defense held the Orange to 39 points in Syracuse’s Saturday defeat.
The Wildcats defeated Louisville on Tuesday and became the first unranked team to beat two Top 5 teams in the same season since 2011-12.
A large replica of Anthony’s jersey will be unveiled in the rafters of the Dome alongside nine other previously-retired uniforms. Anthony, now a star for the Knicks, will be presented a framed jersey during a halftime celebration.
It’s official: Doug Marrone is the Buffalo Bills’ new coach. The franchise released the announcement via text message on Monday, and a news conference at the team’s facility followed.
The Buffalo Bills have made Syracuse’s Doug Marrone their newest head coach.
Rice returns from his suspension on Wednesday night against Syracuse at the Carrier Dome, and the third-year coach will hope to cure some of what’s plagued this team during their solid, but somewhat flawed 9-2 start.
The Orange bid a snow-covered farewell to the Big East with a 38-14 victory over West Virginia in the Pinstripe Bowl on Saturday.
Temple is at their best with Khalif Wyatt at the point.