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Syracuse University Athletics:
Syracuse running back Adonis Ameen-Moore will have season-ending surgery on December 2. Ameen-Moore sustained an upper body injury against Cincinnati on Nov. 26, 2011. The freshman had 12 carries for 40 yards in his first season for the Orange.
Syracuse will play its final regular season game at Pittsburgh on Saturday, Dec. 3 (12:00 p.m., ESPN2).
BEST OF MAXIM
After firing longtime men's basketball assistant coach Bernie Fine on Sunday night, Chancellor Nancy Cantor sent the following email to the faculty, staff and students:
''Dear SU Community:
Tonight, in the wake of troubling new allegations that emerged in the media (Sunday), I am writing to let you know that Bernie Fine's employment at the University has been terminated...
What happens on the court this year for Syracuse college basketball is really trivial and trite compared to what’s going on for the Orange off of it. Anyone who isn’t mentally slow or a boring, two-dimensional stick figure is aware that Jim Boeheim has much more important things to deal with right now than hoops. Bringing justice against the molesting of children, which occurred...
Had Jim Boeheim responded to the molestation allegations against assistant Bernie Fine by pledging to support the investigation and expressing sympathy for potential victims, crisis management experts suggest his seat wouldn't be quite so warm right now.
Instead Boeheim vehemently defended his longtime friend and even called his accuser a liar and an extortionist, a decision...
The standing ovations Jim Boeheim got on the court that bears his name were evidence enough that Syracuse fans believe their coach has done no wrong. So was the statement of support from his top boss, though Boeheim insists he never worried about his job in 36 years and isn't about to start now.
Throughout Jim Boeheim’s reign at Syracuse, Bernie Fine, now facing allegations of sexual abuse, became one of the most accomplished assistant coaches in college basketball.
The Syracuse police chief says the former Syracuse University basketball player who was police chief in 2002 knew of sexual abuse allegations against an assistant coach.
Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim says 'what happened on my watch' will be revealed once police complete their investigation of child molestation accusations against his former assistant.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim ran a closed practice Monday as sex abuse victims' advocates questioned whether he should still coach following the firing of longtime assistant Bernie Fine, who has been accused of molestation by three men.
Syracuse University Chancellor Nancy Cantor is supporting men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim amid an investigation into child molestation accusations against his former longtime assistant coach.
Syracuse men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim says "what happened on my watch" will be revealed once police complete their investigation of child molestation accusations against his former assistant.