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Despite his team's recent shooting woes, Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim has a chance to move one step closer to the top of a very impressive list.
Boeheim looks to tie Bob Knight for second all-time in wins among Division I coaches with his 902nd Monday when the ninth-ranked Orange host Central Connecticut State.
Duke's Mike Krzyzewski leads with 939 wins, but Boeheim is the only one of the three to reach 900 wins at one school.
"If you coach a long time, you're going to win a lot of games, it is a simple as that," Boeheim said after reaching 901 with Saturday's 57-36 victory over Alcorn State. "I am in a good place and I've always felt I was."
He appears likely to move up those ranks with the Orange (11-1) looking to extend a school-record 31-game winning streak at the Carrier Dome, the longest active home run in the nation.
Syracuse, however, will need a quick fix for its recent shooting woes in the team's final tuneup before hosting 9-...
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The Syracuse Orange help Jim Boeheim to tie Bobby Knight after as a result of their big-margin victory.
Syracuse had a week to ponder its first loss of the season. The Orange nearly thought about it too long.
C.J. Fair scored 13 points, Trevor Cooney added 12, all in the second half to key a late surge, and ninth-ranked Syracuse beat Alcorn State 57-36 on Saturday night in the final game of the Gotham Classic.
''Our defense was good. I think sometimes what happens when you...
C.J. Fair scored 13 points, Trevor Cooney added 12, all in the second half to key a late surge, and No. 9 Syracuse beat Alcorn State 57-36 on Saturday night in the final game of the Gotham Classic.
It was the 901st win for Orange coach Jim Boeheim, one behind Bob Knight for second place all-time among Division I men's coaches. Duke's Mike Krzyzewski leads with 939 wins....
Michael Carter-Williams scored a career-high 18 points and added 13 assists and No. 7 Syracuse beat Central Connecticut State 96-62 on Monday, giving Orange coach Jim Boeheim his 902nd career win.
Boeheim tied Bob Knight for second all-time in victories among Division I men's coaches. Duke's Mike Krzyzewski leads with 939.
Syracuse (12-1) completed its nonconference schedule...
Prince-Tyson Gulley ran for 217 yards and had three touchdowns, Syracuse scored twice on safeties and 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.
Syracuse (8-5) will enter the Atlantic Coast Conference on a roll after finishing this season with six wins in its last seven games, capped by its second...
Many experts predicted combined point totals of over 100 in this year's New Era Pinstripe Bowl between Syracuse and West Virginia. There was just one problem: only one offense showed up. The Orange dominated from start to finish, blasting the Mountaineers, 38-14, at a snowy Yankee Stadium. Conditions were a factor, but let's keep in mind: both teams are at the same...
The Syracuse Orange defeat a familiar opponent in the West Virginia Mountaineers to win their second in two tries under Marrone. See the story inside.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Prince-Tyson Gulley ran for 217 yards and had three touchdowns, Syracuse scored twice on safeties and 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.
Syracuse (8-5) will enter the Atlantic Coast Conference on a roll after finishing this season with six wins in its last seven games...
According to @D_PaulSoHard, this is the front cover of the Weirton Daily Times which lists “WVU loses bowel” which was probably meant to say “WVU loses bowl.” It’s bad enough that your team only puts 14 points up on the Syracuse Orange but then you add insult to injury and have to pick up your morning paper and read how your team lost their bowels. Then you have the...
After Syracuse finished dominating West Virginia 38-14 in the 2012 Pinstripe Bowl, a happy Doug Marrone and Prince-Tyson Gulley spoke to the media about the win.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers senior forward Austin Johnson spoke with reporters after the weekend's practice about the return of his head coach and preparations for the start of Big East play. Rutgers tips off tomorrow night against No. 7 Syracuse and coach Jim Boeheim, who tied Bobby Knight in career wins before the new year.
Several Syracuse players spoke after Syracuse's big win over West Virginia in the Pinstripe Bowl. Among them were seniors Ryan Nassib, Siriki Diabate, and Shamarko Thomas.
Prince-Tyson Gulley had a career day for Syracuse in their blowout win over West Virginia in the Pinstripe Bowl. His huge day was one of the biggest reasons why the Orange were victorious.