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  1. Syracuse's Dajuan Coleman sets the vibe for Orange in win over CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Post-Standard

    It wasn't Dajuan Coleman's seven rebounds that mattered the most in Syracuse's 83-70 win over Charlotte in the first round of the Battle 4 Atlantis here at the Atlantis Resort on Wednesday. It wasn't his three blocks.


  2. ESPN's Jay Bilas and Seth Greenberg rip NCAA over Syracuse penaltiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Post-Standard

    ESPN analysts Seth Greenberg, Jay Bilas and Jay Williams criticized the NCAA for its handling of Syracuse's NCAA investigation before and during the Orange's game in the Battle 4 Atlantis. The announcement of SU's successful appeal of some of the NCAA's penalties on Wednesday signified another open season for critics of the governing organization for college sports.


  3. Christmas' presence being felt by Mad AntsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Journal Gazette

    Rakeem Christmas has been the Mad Ants' most dangerous player so far, averaging 20.3 points and leading Fort Wayne to a 3-1 record.


  4. Christmas shines in Ants' winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 | Journal Gazette

    Rakeem Christmas came into the game Saturday night averaging 21.5 points and he was even better in his third professional game, scoring 27 points on 11-of-19 shooting in a 127-102 victory over the Delaware 87ers at Memorial Coliseum.


  5. Dion Waiters goes viral with horrible miss on a wide-open layupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | The Post-Standard

    Dion Waiters has been playing reasonably well during his "quest for a contract" season. He's played well enough to generate rumors of a return to his hometown of Philadelphia, and the potential of a lucrative contract.


  6. Lehigh - Syracuse Postgame Reactions OR Long Distance HopesRead the original story

    Monday Nov 16 | Orange 44

    Friday night was the season opener for the 2015-2016 Syracuse Men's Basketball Team. This year's campaign began against Lehigh in the Carrier Dome, and seemed to be a continuation of what we had seen in the two exhibitions leading up to the real deal: Syracuse will shoot more threes than you think they should.


  7. Former Syracuse star Rakeem Christmas scores 24 points in professional debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 15 | The Post-Standard

    Rakeem Christmas scored 24 points in his first professional basketball game on Saturday. Unfortunately it came in the D-League with the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.


  8. Shot at buzzer gets Mad Ants winRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 14 | Journal Gazette

    The Mad Ants had emphasized, above all else, defense during training camp. And it paid off in their ninth season opener when Shayne Whittington stole the ball from Lucas Nogueira on the baseline with three seconds remaining in regulation time.


  9. Fair spurred to take reins as team leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Journal Gazette

    The Journal Gazette C.J. Fair, who is in his second season with the Mad Ants, has been asked by the team to be more of a leader.


  10. A history of Syracuse freshmen who started in their college debutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | The Post-Standard

    Malachi Richardson, a 6-foot-7 freshman from Trenton, N.J., has started both of Syracuse's exhibition games this year and is expected to start in the regular-season opener against Lehigh on Friday. If Richardson starts, it will mark the seventh-straight year that a Syracuse freshman has started in his college debut.


  11. College basketball: Syracuse by positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Watertown Daily Times

    Michael Gbinije will take over the point guard spot, while senior Trevor Cooney returns for a fifth season to start at shooting guard. Cooney, a 6-foot-4 sharpshooter from Wilmington, Del., has started 65 straight games for the Orange and is approaching several career milestones.


  12. Meet the Mad AntsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Journal Gazette

    Here is a primer on the 14 player currently on the Mad Ants roster. They open the season Saturday at Memorial Coliseum against the expansion Raptors 905.


  13. Former Syracuse basketball guard Michael Carter-Williams helps design dress shoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | The Post-Standard

    Michael Carter-Williams has dipped into the fashion business, helping to design a dress shoe for upscale American manufacturer Allen Edmonds. The shoe, called the MCW5 , is available online only.


  14. The early joy of Syracuse's basketball offense: 'It should be a fun year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 8 | The Post-Standard

    Last year, when Mike Gbinije or Kaleb Joseph led a Syracuse fast break or penetrated a defense, they would look into the corners and pass the ball there hoping a teammate would make a 3-point shot. This year, when those two Orange lead guards see teammates open on the perimeter, they pass the ball there believing the shot will fall.


  15. Third wheel? Syracuse's Malachi Richardson takes advantage of supporting roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 8 | The Post-Standard

    Michael Gbinije dribbled toward the free-throw line. Malachi Richardson's defender slid over to help prevent Gbinije from getting all the way into the lane.


  16. Coleman looks good in Syracuse preseason win over Le MoyneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 |

    After missing most of the past two seasons with knee injuries, the burly 6-foot-9 senior center was back in his element and it felt very good. "I've been waiting a long time for this," Coleman said after the Orange beat crosstown foe Le Moyne 97-58 in an exhibition game on Monday night.


  17. Dion Waiters, Thunder don't reach contact extension before NBA deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | The Post-Standard

    Waiters did not reach a contract extension with the Oklahoma City Thunder before Monday's NBA deadline, meaning he will become a restricted free agent when the season ends. If Waiters plays well this year, he should be able to cash in on the NBA's escalating salary cap for next season.


  18. Mad Ants march into season with versatilityRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 3 | Journal Gazette

    The Mad Ants have familiar players C.J. Fair, Ramon Harris, Xavier Thames, Marcus Simmons, Anthony Harris, Greg Foster and Bennie Lewis.


  19. Bird Watches As Mad Ants Open CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    With Pacers President of Basketball Operations Larry Bird looking on the Mad Ants opened training camp Tuesday at Concordia Theological Seminary under new head coach Steve Gansey. With the Pacers sending down forward/center Shayne Whittington and forward Rakeem Christmas on Monday, the Mad Ants have 19 players in camp.


  20. Forget Duke and the jacket: Today is the 10-year anniversary of Jim Boeheim's first ejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | The Post-Standard

    If you think that Jim Boeheim's first and only career ejection came in the infamous jacket game at Duke two years ago, you are correct. When referee Tony Greene hit Boeheim with two technicals as Boeheim vehemently protested a charging call against C.J. Fair with 10.2 seconds left in a tight game at Duke two years ago, it marked the first time in Boeheim's long coaching career that he had been ejected from a game.