JIM BOEHEIM NEWS

Takeaways From What We Know of the Basketball Schedule

It is the time of year when dates and times of Syracuse basketball games are slowly released. Syracuse had already known about two Big Monday match-ups against Duke and UNC but last week, two more key games were released. Let’s start about the beginning. The Orange will open up the basketball season against Lehigh at the Carrier Dome on November 13th. This is nothing new. Syracuse...
Via Orange Fizz
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Syracuse basketball: The Hopkins Era

Coach Boeheim, Assistant Coach, Mike Hopkins, and aides for Senator Mike Nozzolio On December 30th, Syracuse basketball will begin its ACC conference schedule at Pittsburgh. Long-time Assistant Coach Mike Hopkins will be coaching in place of Jim Boeheim. Boeheim will begin serving his nine-game suspension handed down by the NCAA Infractions Committee in March. Hopkins has been on...
Via isportsweb.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Freshman F/C Moustapha Diagne won’t enroll at Syracuse

The past few seasons have been very difficult for Syracuse basketball. On Wednesday, Jim Boeheim and the Orangemen received more disappointing news. This time in regards to one of the commitments from their 2015 recruiting class. According to Mike Waters of the Syracuse Post-Standard, forward/center Moustapha Diagne will not enroll at Syracuse this season and will instead attend...
Via Campus Sports Net
11 days ago  |  Discuss

The Sanctions Taking Effect: Syracuse Won’t Get Kevin Huerter

When the NCAA brought its sanctions down on the Syracuse basketball team in April, many thought it would spell doom for the direct future of the program. Jim Boeheim disagreed, and hasn’t seemed to miss a step in his normal recruiting routine to this point. However, Kevin Huerter is where the real effects of the sanctions are starting to show. Kevin Huerter is an in-state recruit...
Via Orange Fizz
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 4-Star Power Forward Moustapha Diagne Will Not Enroll At Syracuse

Last summer, Jim Boeheim called his 2015 recruiting class the best he’s ever had at Syracuse. According to Syracuse.com’s Mike Waters, one of the top members of that class will not be at Syracuse this fall. There have been rumors around the eligibility status of four-star power forward Moustapha Diagne, and via Waters’ brief report, he will instead be enrolling at a two-year...
Via College Spun
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Boeheim, Syracuse settle with ball boys in Bernie Fine scandal

Syracuse University has settled a defamation suit that Bobby Davis and Mike Lang, ball boys that were part of the Bernie Fine scandal, had filed against the university and men's basketball coach Jim Boeheim, the university announced Thursday. The terms of the settlement were not released.  In 2011, Davis and Lang had accused then-assistant coach Bernie Fine of sexually abusing them...
Via Fox Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Defamation lawsuit against Syracuse coach Boeheim settled

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) All sides say there's been a settlement in the defamation lawsuit filed by two former Syracuse University ball boys against basketball head coach Jim Boeheim. An email Thursday from the lawyers for Bobby Davis and Mike Lang includes a joint statement from Boeheim and the university saying the coach ''regrets'' saying the men were lying when they reported being...
Via AP on Fox
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Syracuse Makes the First Cut for Michael Porter

With the 2016 Syracuse University basketball recruiting class wrapped up, Jim Boeheim and his staff are turning their attention to the 2017 cycle. The Orange made the first cut for one of the biggest fish in the pond tonight, as Michael Porter, Jr., the No. 2 player in the nation, included Syracuse among his top […]
Via Otto's Grove
27 days ago  |  Discuss

The Media Coverage of The Basketball Tournament Was Over The Top

The Basketball Tournament was created only two years ago but so far it’s been a big success both for players and fans. It’s easy to see that the competition will continue to thrive in the future. Watching old Syracuse stars compete for $1 million dollars has been an exciting an unexpected basketball bonus for SU fans this summer. Boeheim’s Army may have been eliminated from...
Via Orange Fizz
July 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Syracuse Basketball: Defying the Sanctions

Orange nation was rattled in the aftermath of the NCAA investigation into the Syracuse basketball program. The program that is so beloved by so many self-imposed a post-season ban only to receive apparently devastating punishment from the NCAA. These new sanctions– 12 forfeited scholarships over four years, a nine conference game suspension for Jim Boeheim and vacated wins– may...
Via Orange Fizz
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

A Way Too Early Look at the Orange Hoops Rotation

Here we are in July, with college basketball season months from even opening up practice, and I’m about to dive into hypothetical player rotations for Jim Boeheim’s squad this year. Why? Well, what the hell else do we have to talk about on a random Friday when it comes to Syracuse University basketball? It’s probably […]
Via Otto's Grove
July 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Who’s the Greatest Point Guard in Syracuse History?

With the addition of Tyus Battle to the 2016 Syracuse basketball recruiting class, it got me thinking about point guard play in the history of the Orange hoops program. Jim Boeheim has seen his fair share of great floor generals, and we’re all hoping that Battle will join those ranks in what will likely be […]
Via Otto's Grove
July 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Tyus Battle’s Latest Injury Cause for Concern?

The Syracuse University basketball team scored a huge win on the recruiting trail this week with a commitment from prized guard Tyus Battle. But there may be some cause for concern for Jim Boeheim and Orange hoops fans alike as news has come out that Battle will sit out this weekend’s AAU tournament in Atlanta […]
Via Otto's Grove
July 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Three Biggest Positives From Tyus Battle’s Commitment to Syracuse

It was a momentous Monday, as one of the best guards in the country declared on Twitter that he’ll be coming to Syracuse. Here’s the three most important takeaways: 1) “It mattered.”  This was Battle’s response to whether Mike Hopkins being named the official successor to Jim Boeheim factored into this. “He’s a great guy who will be a terrific head coach. I’m very...
Via Orange Fizz
July 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Battle commits to Syracuse, but Orange low on scholarships

Blue-chip 2016 recruit Tyus Battle announced on Monday that he's going to attend Syracuse to play his college basketball.That would normally be great news for Jim Boeheim and company, but they are crunched for scholarships. Syracuse is facing NCAA sanctions, including a reduction of three scholarships a year for a four-year period. That penalty begins with the 2016-17 season. As...
Via Fox Sports
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Syracuse now has top five 2016 recruiting class

Just months after they self-imposed a postseason ban for the 2014-15 season, the Syracuse Orange now have a top five recruiting class for 2016. The ranking comes just hours after five star guard Tyus Battle announced his commitment to the ACC powerhouse program. Battle is the twenty-fourth ranked player in the country and according to 247 Sports, the Orange now have the fifth ranked...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Five-Star SG Tyus Battle Flips From Michigan To Syracuse

The No. 17 player in the composite rankings, Battle, once a Michigan commit, visited Syracuse last month and officially gave his commitment to Jim Boeheim and the Cuse on Monday. Tyus Battle (ESPN, No. 27) has committed to Syracuse. Big-time get for the Orange. Story on @kidmamba23: http://t.co/Bv5PnxQ8j6 — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) July 13, 2015 Battle told ESPN’s Jeff...
Via Diehardsport
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Five-star G Tyus Battle commits to Syracuse

Class of 2016 five-star shooting guard Tyus Battle, out of Gill St. Bernard’s School in Gladstone, New Jersey, about 46 miles away from New York city, has committed to the Syracuse Orange.  Battle announced the decision on his personal Twitter page. Excited to say I have officially committed to Syracuse University!!
Via Campus Sports Net
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Syracuse Basketball: 5-Star Guard Tyus Battle Commits To The Orange

Two months ago, five-star guard Tyus Battle announced his commitment to the Michigan Wolverines on Twitter. After a decommitment and a trip to Central New York, Battle is trading his maize and blue for Syracuse Orange. The 6-foot-7 guard, who will likely play point guard for Jim Boeheim’s team, made the announcement on Twitter shortly after ESPN’s Jeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello...
Via College Spun
July 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Syracuse Basketball; reflecting and moving forward

Jim Boeheim After an NCAA investigation that took over 13 years, Syracuse University basketball was found guilty of the following: academic misconduct, players receiving extra benefits, as well as failure to follow the University’s own drug testing policies. After a self-imposed ban from post season play, the NCAA still came down hard on the University and Coach Jim Boeheim for...
Via isportsweb.com
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Syracuse, Kentucky lead nation in basketball attendance

With a subpar outing during the 2014-15 season, the Syracuse men’s basketball team had a lackluster, if not incredibly forgettable year. Partially attributing to the 18-13 season was the program’s self-imposed, post-season ban in response to ongoing NCAA investigations into past infractions by the team. This is the third season that Syracuse has finished with fewer than 20 wins...
Via Campus Sports Net
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Syracuse Basketball Led Nation In 2014-15 Average Home Attendance, Kentucky Had Highest Total Attendance

2014-15 was a pretty forgettable season for Syracuse men’s basketball. The program self-imposed a post-season ban with NCAA violations looming, and finished 18-13, just the third season that Syracuse has finished with fewer than 20 wins under Jim Boeheim. Despite all of that, Orange fans still turned out in a big way this season, edging out Kentucky for the national lead in average...
Via College Spun
July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Syracuse Basketball Profile: Matthew Moyer

Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim This week I will feature Class of 2016 Syracuse basketball commit Matthew Moyer. Moyer is a 6’8″ wing forward that will be playing his senior year for South Kent (Conn.) Prep. He had recruiting offers from Ohio State, Penn State, Wisconsin, and Kansas. Moyer made an unofficial visit to Syracuse, presented an offer, and chose to commit the next day...
Via isportsweb.com
July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

The Impact of Mike Hopkins Official Appointment on Recruiting

Recently, newly appointed Athletic Director Mark Coyle made official what all Orange fans had assumed for years; Mike Hopkins will be Jim Boeheim’s successor. What remains to be seen, and will continue to be a mystery until the day that Jim Boeheim retires, is what exactly this appointment means for Syracuse basketball. Fans will get a glimpse into the Hopkins era this year, when...
Via Orange Fizz
July 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Could This Be Jim Boeheim’s Last Year At Syracuse?

Now that it is officially official and Mike Hopkins will be the next head coach at SU, maybe Coach Boeheim’s time will come to an end sooner than expected. Of course, Boeheim says he “intends” to retire in 3 years, based on the announcement of the NCAA Sanctions last March. I’ve long held the belief that this would be his final year, and in fact thought he would have retired...
Via Orange Fizz
July 02, 2015  |  Discuss
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