Found February 01, 2012 on Orange Fizz:
Syracuse is defense heavy for the ’12 recruiting class, but one playmaker SU inked up is Tottenville High School’s Alvin Cornelius. He’s one of only two WRs brought in this year by SU (Ben Lewis). During the summer months, Cornelius was on The Fizz’s top 5 impact players coming to Syracuse next season. Plenty has changed for the Orange since then, but the NYC product is still a talent and says his greatest strength is his hands. During his junior season at Tottenville, Alvin built a mini-rivalry with current Orange DB Brandon Reddish. BR played WR for Fort Hamilton, and both were considered the top receivers in the PSAL in New York. Reddish also matched up as a corner on Cornelius when both teams met. As for AC’s senior season, Wayne Morgan’s Erasmus Hall squad knocked Cornelius’ team out of the playoffs in the state semi-finals. But now all three talent New York players will join forces and Alvin loves the idea of playing with Morgan and Reddish. “You know during high school you ge...

Pierce-Brewster Chooses Syracuse, McFarlane Says He’s Never Wavered

With just hours remaining until National Signing Day, Syracuse has to be satisfied with keeping an old commit and adding a new one. Long Island running back Devante McFarlane says he’s not swaying, and JUCO All-American Markus Pierce-Brewster of San Francisco City College gave his verbal to SU this afternoon. Pierce-Brewster is an enormous late addition for the Orange. His athleticism...

Meet Syracuse’s Class of ’12: DE Pancho Barnwell – Headed to Milford?

Democrat & Chronicle Defensive end Pancho Barnwell will attempt to follow in the same footsteps as fellow Rochester product Ashton Broyld and head to prep school before coming to SU. Barnwell was another in-state talent Doug Marrone wanted to keep close to home, but Barnwell’s grades are a hurdle. It scared many schools away, but Syracuse and Tyrone “Wheat the Beast” Wheatley...

Fizz NSD Audio Vault: 2nd Annual Signing Day SportsCenter, 16 Player Interviews

Syracuse fans should be juiced today. For his 4th class, Doug Marrone pulled in gamebreakers (Sugar Bear, Morris), highly-sought after JuCo players (MPB, Jones), NYC’s best (“Light’s Out”), and a late switch from a rival (Hilliard). The Fizz is very encouraged by what the Orange did following a 5-game collapse, which would’ve sunk most program’s classes. Team Fizz assembled...

Meet Syracuse’s Class of ’12: Wayne Morgan – It’s Light’s Out for Opposing WRs

He’s here. After months of anticipation, and the entire SU community sitting on the edge of their seats, SU reeled in 4-star DB Wayne “Lights Out” Morgan early Wednesday morning to solidify a solid 2012 class. Listen to The FizzCast with Wayne Morgan Morgan kept his decision under wraps for weeks leading up to NSD, stealing the spotlight. But Wayne told the Fizz, SU was...

Hardwood Banquet Set For March 4

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The 41st annual Syracuse University Men’s Basketball Hardwood Banquet, sponsored by TK99, will be held on Sunday, March 4 at the OnCenter in Syracuse. Tickets are $75 per person and $750 per table of 10. Proceeds benefit the Conrad McRae Endowed Men’s Basketball Scholarship and the men’s basketball job program.

Melo to Return on Saturday

After missing three games for an undisclosed off-the-court issue, Syracuse center Fab Melo is back on the Orange roster. He will return Saturday against St. John's.

Syracuse's Melo reinstated, available Saturday

Syracuse has reinstated center Fab Melo after the 7-foot sophomore missed three games due to academic issues.

Syracuse Men's Basketball Update

Sophomore Fab Melo will return to the Syracuse University men's basketball playing roster beginning this Saturday on the road against St. John's in Madison Square Garden.

Syracuse's Melo set to return against St. John's

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- After missing three games for undisclosed reasons, Syracuse center Fab Melo is set to return for the No. 3 Orange's game at St. John's on Saturday.

Syracuse C Melo set to return Saturday (AP)

After missing three games for undisclosed reasons, Syracuse center Fab Melo is set to return for the No. 3 Orange's game at St. John's on Saturday. The Orange announced Melo's return in a release posted on their team website. Citing university policy and federal student privacy laws, the team was not able to provide any further details about Melo's absence.
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