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  1. Syracuse fans' 10 most hated players remaining in The Basketball TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2017 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    ... win the year before. But even with a limited sample size, it feels like he was around for so much longer. Without Fab Melo on the court in the 2012 Elite 8, Syracuse had no answer for the Ohio State big man, who frustratingly tore right through SU ...

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  2. Will Tyus Battle continue Syracuse's streak of 1st-round picks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... Gillon. Syracuse's current run of first-round draft picks began in 2012 when both Dion Waiters (No. 4 overall) and Fab Melo (No. 22) were selected. In 2013, Michael Carter-Williams was the 11th player taken in the draft. In 2014, the Phoenix Suns ...

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  3. Louisville's NCAA penalties highlight differing standards for punishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    ... removal of banners that were still won anyway. Part of Syracuse's penalties from the NCAA stemmed from the late Fab Melo participating in games while ineligible during the 2011-12 season. That 2012 team made it to the Elite 8 without him. But ...

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  4. Marek Dolezaj has signed with Syracuse basketball; What's next for the Slovak star?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... college. Paschal Chukwu came to SU via his transfer from Providence College. In the recent past, Chino Obokoh, Fab Melo, Baye Moussa Keita, Tyler Ennis, Elvir Ovcina and Marius Janulis each attended American high schools before SU recruited them. ...

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  5. Syracuse gets visit from Slovakian forward Marek DolezajRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... Duke. Syracuse has had success with international players in the past. The list includes Baye Moussa Keita, Fab Melo, Kristof Ongenaet, Marius Janulis and Rony Seikaly. A year ago, Syracuse had interest in Omer Yurtseven. The 7-foot center from ...

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  6. The 10 greatest What-If teams in Syracuse basketball historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... skip over the 2013 season because Syracuse went to the Final Four anyway. Syracuse didn't need Dion Waiters or Fab Melo or Michael Carter-Williams at the start of the 2013-14 season either. Syracuse opened the year with 25 consecutive wins. But ...

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  7. Where will Taurean Thompson's skills take him?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... averaged 2.0 points as a freshman. Rakeem Christmas was at 2.8. Etan Thomas had a scoring average of 5.7 points. Fab Melo averaged 7.8 points per game. As a sophomore. Darryl Watkins averaged 8.1 points. As a senior. Syracuse great Rony Seikaly ...

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  8. Syracuse basketball's Allen Griffin waits for coaching news:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... still refers to Syracuse as "home," said he occasionally texts Boeheim, most recently to express condolences about Fab Melo's death and to congratulate Boeheim on his son Jimmy's commitment to Cornell. They've talked, briefly, about the Syracuse ...

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  9. Jim Boeheim's extension erases what Kent Syverud announced in wake of NCAA sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... academic fraud in one instance, where work was done by a member of Boeheim's coaching staff to keep former player Fab Melo eligible. In three other cases, the NCAA found work was done by a basketball receptionist or a member of the school's academic ...

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  10. Boost coverage of Syracuse women's basketball to help build audienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... a total of six articles in print the sports pages on the men's program, not including those related to the death of Fab Melo . I understand the community is holding its breath for the men's postseason play, which I also hope will come. And it was ...

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  11. 240NewsFab Melo, 1990-2017Remembering former SU big man Fab Melo, who is dead at 26.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | Syracuse New Times

    Former Syracuse University center Fab Melo, a big kid who friends say had an even bigger heart, died Feb. 11 at his home in Brazil. He was 26. The Brazilian news organization Globo Esporte reported that Melo was found in his bed by his mother.

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  12. Fab Melo honored with moment of silence by Boston CelticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    The Boston Celtics honored former first-round draft pick Fab Melo with a moment of silence before a home game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. Melo, who spent two seasons as a center for the Syracuse University basketball team from 2010-12, passed away at the age of 26 on Saturday in his home country of Brazil.

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  13. NewsFab Melo, 1990-2017Remembering former SU big man Fab Melo, who is dead at 26.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | Syracuse New Times

    Former Syracuse University center Fab Melo, a big kid who friends say had an even bigger heart, died Feb. 11 at his home in Brazil. He was 26. The Brazilian news organization Globo Esporte reported that Melo was found in his bed by his mother.

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  14. Syracuse Head Coach Jim Boeheim briefly talk after tough loss to LouisvilleRead the original story

    Feb 14, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... Torres' future at boyhood club Atletico Madrid had appeared to be in doubt recently . Former Boston Celtic center Fab Melo passed away in Brazil on Saturday, according to a report from SNY's Adam Zagoria . Melo shot to fame as one of the ...

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  15. No. 8 Louisville outlasts Syracuse in overtime, 76-72Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... points to nine for Syracuse. SYRACUSE SALUTE Before the game, Syracuse observed a moment of silence for Fab Melo, who played for the Orange from 2010-12. Melo died Saturday of an apparent heart attack. He was 26. UP NEXT Louisville hosts Virginia ...

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  16. Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim on Fab Melo's death: 'It's a heart-breaker'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Syracuse, N.Y. a Syracuse center Fab Melo's smile shone in the Carrier Dome one more time on Monday night, big and wide, courtesy of the building's video board. A display of Melo's toothy grin highlighted a quick pre-game moment of silence in the former center's honor, hushing the building prior to the national anthem.

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  17. Best and worst from Syracuse basketball vs. LouisvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... left in the first half, cutting Louisville's lead to 29-23. Syracuse held a moment of silence for former center Fab Melo before the national anthem. A picture was shown of Melo with a big toothy grin. Melo died suddenly on Saturday in his native ...

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  18. Police: Former Syracuse, Celtics center Fab Melo dead at 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    Military police say former Syracuse University and Boston Celtics center Fab Melo has died in his native Brazil. He was 26. A police sergeant who gave his name only as Couto says an emergency call Saturday night brought police and paramedics to Melo's house in Juiz de Fora, in the southeastern state of Minas Gerais.

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  19. 26-Year-Old Former NBA Player, Fab Melo, Found Dead In BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Vibe

    Fab Melo, a 26-year-old former center for the Boston Celtics, was found dead at his home in Juiz de Fora, Brazil Saturday . The onetime pro-athlete born, Fabricio Paulino de Melo, went to sleep Friday and was discovered by his mother the next day, reports ESPN .

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  20. America got what it needed out of Fab MeloRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    An athlete so gifted with talent that despite being tucked away in an industrial city in Brazil, he was whisked away to America where he could turn that potential into profit, for him and others. Once here, his new coach shortened his name , Fabricio Paulino de Melo, to Fab Melo.

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