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It may be Valentine’s Day, but love wasn’t in the air Wednesday night for Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim and ESPN reporter Andy Katz.
Following Syracuse’s tough loss to UConn on Wednesday night, Katz asked a seemingly harmless question about the rivalry between the two teams coming to a close. But Boeheim refused to answer his questions, calling the reporter “really disloyal” and an “idiot.”
“There’s a few other things I could add, but I’m not gonna go there,” Boeheim added.
Well, he went there. Check out the outburst below at the 1:25 mark.
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Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim went off on a reporter after his team's loss to UConn, calling the reporter an "idiot."
Jim Boeheim went off on Andy Katz following Syracuse’s loss to UConn Wednesday, calling the ESPN reporter an “idiot” and “disloyal person” while refusing to answer his question at a postgame press conference.
The verbal assault towards Katz seemed unnecessary, excessive, and unprompted. As of Wednesday evening, the reason for Boeheim’s attack was not know, but there...
Wednesday night Jim Boeheim made waves when he called ESPN college basketball reporter Andy Katz an "idiot" and "disloyal" at a postgame press conference. While there were numerous theories as to why Boeheim would explode at Katz in such a way, initial reports were that Boeheim may have been upset over Katz's reporting that night on James Southerland, an...
Jim Boeheim is cranky, and he directed it at Andy Katz. His squad was upset by an unranked rival. He’s missing an important big man in Dajuan Coleman. His team has been hit or miss heading into the stretch run of the regular season. And one of his best scorers has been held out of a half dozen games because of a term paper snafu.
After the 66-58 loss to UConn, which marks the last...
Syracuse head basketball coach Jim Boeheim has ring and wins protection having won a National Championship in 2003, and having amassed over 900 wins in his career.
The Cuse lost a tough game to UConn last night, in what will probably be the two schools final meeting for some time because of conference expansions and realignment.
During his post game presser, Boeheim let it be known...
The storied Big East rivalry between Syracuse – Connecticut came to an end last night with the Huskies upsetting No. 7 Syracuse 66-58. Because Syracuse is in their last season with the Big East, these two teams will no longer face each other during the regular season.
In Jim Boeheim’s post-game press conference he was rather salty to say the least. Not just because of the loss...
Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim went off on ESPN college basketball writer Andy Katz following his team’s 66-58 loss at UConn Wednesday.
WAER Sports in Syracuse says Katz asked about the UConn-Syracuse rivalry and received a verbal assault in response.
As WAER Sports and others reported, Boeheim called Katz an “idiot” and “very disloyal person” in response.
WAER believes Boeheim...
Last night, after losing to Connecticut, SU basketball coach Jim Boeheim offered one of the mournful, moping moments in an illustrious career of post-game meltdowns. He attacked an ESPN reporter for not being "loyal," whatever that means, and then just sounded like a sad old galump, beaten not only by U-Conn, but by the changes in college basketball that ended, for now...
Syracuse’s head coach Jim Boeheim was not a happy man following his team’s 66-58 loss to UConn on Wednesday.
In the post-game interview, Boeheim took at a shot at ESPN journalist Andy Katz after he asked him about the UConn-Syracuse rivalry (which will no longer happen since Syracuse is going to the ACC).
It’s still unclear what exactly Boeheim was upset about Katz about, but...
With three weeks to play in the regular season, it’s time to hand out the Syracuse basketball team’s mid-semester grades. The Orange has played itself to a top 4 seed, but has been wildly inconsistent over the past month. Here’s the Dean’s List for SU, and those who need some extra help.
Jim Boeheim: A-
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