Syracuse Beats Big East Rival Rutgers, 74-64Syracuse Orange edged out Rutgers on Sunday afternoon, 74-64. The Orange improve to 27-1.
Scoop Jardine A Key Cog In Orange's Success Deep inside, Jardine probably won't ever change. He's still the same guy who once threw a half-court, alley-oop pass in a high school playoff game that clicked, propelling his team to a lopsided victory.
Jardine, Syracuse Top UConn 85-67 Jardine hit three 3-pointers and a layup in the closing minutes to break open a tense game, finishing with a season-high 21 points to lift the second-ranked Orange to an 85-67 victory over slumping Connecticut on Saturday.
Rothstein Files: Boeheim Likes Feel Of Balanced Syracuse AttackSyracuse's outstanding depth has been without question their biggest strength this season and the major reason why the Orange are 23-1 and a likely lock for a number one seed in the NCAA Tournament.
Walker Leads No. 21 UConn Into Big East FinalsKemba Walker had 33 points and 12 rebounds in another phenomenal performance and the No. 21 Huskies held off No. 11 Syracuse 76-71 in overtime Friday night in the Big East tournament semifinals.
Heading Into MSG, No. 11 Syracuse Orange On A Roll Swoon? What swoon? Syracuse point guard Scoop Jardine and the rest of the No. 11 Orange have forgotten all about an uncharacteristic skid that began in mid-January and sent them from No. 3 to No. 17 in a span of two weeks.
Syracuse Overwhelms DePaul 107-59, Clinched Double-Bye Jackson didn't get his 18th double-double of the season Saturday, but he did OK with 14 points, seven rebounds and four blocks as No. 12 Syracuse overwhelmed DePaul 107-59, the most lopsided game in Big East history.
Orange Reloaded And Ready To GoSyracuse's Jim Boeheim is in a good place as he starts his 35th season as coach at his alma mater — he has a seemingly endless well of talent.