Found December 15, 2013 on Orange Fizz:
via Kick Swag Follow The Fizz on Twitter for the latest SU basketball news Immediate Postgame Reaction The Orange were in control throughout the first half. DaJuan Coleman and Rakeem Christmas were able to score down low, and the Orange got to the basket with ease. On the defensive end, St. John’s shot around 35 percent. Tyler Ennis dominated the first half with 13 points, three assists and just one turnover. In the second half, the Red Storm came out firing. DaJuan Coleman played just 1:47 at the beginning of the half. Ennis didn’t play as well, turning the ball over a few times. Cooney didn’t attempt a shot and C.J. Fair didn’t score as well as he did in the first half. Too add to the nerves in Madison Square Garden, the Orange saw a lead—once as big as 13 points—vanish. St. John’s came out of halftime with a lot of energy and played much better than they did in the first half. It was a battle down the stretch, but after the under-four minute timeout, Syracuse started to pull...

Fizz Five: Key Takeaways from Sunday’s Matchup vs. St. John’s

Follow The Fizz on Twitter for the latest SU basketball news via thespish On Sunday, Syracuse beat St. John’s 68-63 in Madison Square Garden. Tyler Ennis thrived in the victory, and CJ Fair provided scoring and veteran leadership down the stretch. The Fizz takes a look at the five keys to yesterday’s win.   1.   Tyler Ennis It cannot be overstated how important Tyler...

2013/14 College Dunk of the Year Candidate: Jerami Grant

As diehards of this site (Mom? Are you there?) already know, The Hoops Manifesto runs a College Dunk of the Year Tournament every spring.  Our next nominee for the 2013/14 edition is Syracuse's Jerami Grant     [youtube]D6YWflzxpnI[/youtube]   Big Up: College Spun   Other nominees: Javonte Douglas (MUST SEE!!!) Jordan Weethee Raphiael...

Christmas shows off offensive game

Rakeem Christmas has been much maligned over his career at Syracuse. On Sunday, he stepped up and showed glimpses of putting everything together.

Syracuse holds off St. John's

Syracuse got a big road win on Sunday behind some senior leadership from C.J. Fair and clutch play from true freshman Tyler Ennis.

No. 2 Syracuse sneaks away with win over St. John's

C.J. Fair and Tyler Ennis both scored 21 points, and No. 2 Syracuse pulled out a 68-63 victory over St. John's on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.

Point Guard Play A Key Factor In Syracuse's Success

Syracuse's early-season success, not only this season but in the previous four seasons, has hinged on the play of its point guards. Credit goes to freshmen Tyler Ennis and head coach Jim Boeheim for helping continue what has now become a yearly tradition. For the fifth straight season the Syracuse Orange have started their men's basketball season with a 10-0 record. The latest...

No. 2 Syracuse beats St. John's 68-63

C.J. Fair and Tyler Ennis both scored 21 points, and No. 2 Syracuse pulled out a 68-63 victory over St. John's on Sunday at Madison Square Garden. Fair hit three big shots from the same spot - about 15 feet from the basket on the right baseline. The smooth left-handed shooter tied the game from there at 58 with 6:51 to go, then he made two more in the final 3 minutes as the...

Problems in the Paint: Syracuse Basketball Should Solve Problems Down Low vs. St. John’s

Follow The Fizz on Twitter for the latest SU basketball news via Hoops Insider Syracuse will cap off the fall semester in Madison Square Garden to take on St. John’s tomorrow for a Sunday matinee at Madison Square Garden. While the crowd is expected to wear more orange shirts than red, the Red Storm is looking to upset the no. 2 team in the nation, although the team has...

ACC Morning Linkfest 12/16 with Game Sim Predictions

On Sunday, Syracuse got a hard fought game against St. John's, but the Orange survived.  CJ Fair and Tyler Ennis made enough plays last and Jerami Grant had a block that did the family name proud. A couple games on the schedule tonight with both Duke and Georgia Tech predicted for blowout wins by Game Sim.  Check out the links, previews, highlights, and more below. NCAAGameSim...

Syracuse vs St. John's Post Game Press Conference Video

 It was a good old-fashioned New York fistfight in Madison Square Garden escalated by social media wars on the subject of "Who is New York's College Team?", this afternoon as former Big East rivals #2 Syracuse tangled with the St. John's Red Storm in front of 16,000 college hoops fans Sunday afternoon. The first half was dominated by Syracuse and their freshman...

Syracuse has the tools needed for a Final Four run

Syracuse earned its tenth victory of the season Sunday, and showed why they will be Final Four contenders come March. For the third straight season, the Syracuse Orange are exceeding early-season expectations and have quickly played their way into the Final Four contender talk. The "what could be" banter grew a bit more Sunday when the Orange were able to hold off a feisty...
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