RSSAll Entries in the "Hoops" Category

The Going Gets Tough? ACC Releases Syracuse Basketball Schedule for Next 2 Years

The Going Gets Tough? ACC Releases Syracuse Basketball Schedule for Next 2 Years

The ACC released the Orange’s in-conference basketball schedule for the next two years—and here are the takeaways.

via Syracusefan

Piece by Piece: Syracuse Looks for Commitment from Moustapha Diagne

Completing the class of 2015 with big man Moustapha Diagne can seal the deal for the Orange’s future.

Syracuse Silver Linings: Jerami Grant Declares but Franklin Howard Commits

Syracuse Silver Linings: Jerami Grant Declares but Franklin Howard Commits

Syracuse adds to the class of 2015, but will have unproven talent on the floor next season.

via Getty

Syracuse Sophomore Jerami Grant Leaves Early for NBA Draft

Is he ready for the next level and how will this affect the Orange?

Missing The Boat? Syracuse Hoops Not Picked High For Next Season by Media

Missing The Boat? Syracuse Hoops Not Picked High For Next Season by Media

Is the national media ignoring how much talent SU could end up having?

Piecing it Together: How 5-Star Recruit Derrick Jones Fits into the Syracuse Orange

Piecing it Together: How 5-Star Recruit Derrick Jones Fits into the Syracuse Orange

Philadelphia native Derrick Jones could join the Orange as a 5-star recruit in 2015.

Via Yahoo!

Why This Year’s Syracuse Hoops Squad Fell Short of Another Final Four Run

Senior leadership, and some sloppy shooting, separates this year’s Orange team from last year’s.

via Zimbio

Syracuse’s Dream Team: What if Everyone had to Stay All Four Years?

A look at what the Syracuse basketball team would look like if the one-and-done rule didn’t exist.

via Syracuse.com

Who’s Next Up? How Syracuse Will Find Tyler Ennis’ Replacement

Kaleb Joseph, Michael Gbinije emerge as potential Ennis replacements for next season.

via Syracuse.com

Time to Step Up: Is Recruit Kaleb Joseph Syracuse’s Next Starting PG?

Kaleb Joseph has big shoes to fill in as Syracuse’s likely starting point guard next season.

via Syracuse.com

Hello Beantown? Mike Hopkins Should Stay Despite Interview at Boston College

Mike Hopkins is highly sought after for coaching vacancies. Does his recent interview with Boston College mean the writing’s on the wall?

via 247Sports

Fitting In: How Chris McCullough Will Find a Role for Syracuse Next Year

Chris McCullough will have to step up when he steps in for the Orange in 2014.

Does the Decision to Allow Northwestern to Unionize Affect Syracuse More?

Does the Decision to Allow Northwestern to Unionize Affect Syracuse More?

Should Orange fans be more worried about the future of private schools after Northwestern?

via Getty

Will Syracuse’s Jerami Grant Follow Tyler Ennis & Declare for NBA Draft?

What happens if Jerami Grant declares for the draft?

CBSSports.com

Is He Ready? Syracuse Freshman Tyler Ennis Declares For NBA Draft

The Orange loses its conductor to the offense, but it was fairly predictable it would happen.

Shooting Woes are the Nail in the Coffin for the 2013-2014 Syracuse Orange

Shooting Woes are the Nail in the Coffin for the 2013-2014 Syracuse Orange

The main takeaway this year: shooting was bad.

images via USA Today

Scoring Ahead: Who Will Step Up as the Best Syracuse Scorer for 2014-15?

Syracuse will need to see much better offensive production from certain players for the 2014-15 season.

via Zimbio

Elephant in the Room: Will Tyler Ennis & Jerami Grant Return for 2014-15?

Tyler Ennis and Jerami Grant could both benefit from another year at Syracuse.

via Amherst Times

Year in Review: The Fizz 5 Dissects Syracuse Basketball’s Unforgettable Season

The Fizz Five examines the 2013-14 basketball season.

One Month Changed Everything: Syracuse’s Fool’s Gold Winning Streak

One Month Changed Everything: Syracuse’s Fool’s Gold Winning Streak

The Orange was undefeated and cruising a month ago. A month later, they’re heading home.

photo by Yuki Mizuma

Syracuse’s Season Ends with 53-55 Loss to Dayton in Third Round

Syracuse’s record 25-0 start, 28-6 overall season ends with a 53-55 loss to Dayton.

James Southerland Sees Syracuse’s 2013 Final Four Team in This Year’s Squad

James Southerland Sees Syracuse’s 2013 Final Four Team in This Year’s Squad

Big Game James says no team wants to see this Orange squad in the NCAA tourney.

via Boston Globe

“Non-Conference” Trevor Cooney Leads Syracuse into Matchup vs. Dayton

Cooney plays a big part in Syracuse’s second-round win to advance in the tournament.

Broncos Blowout: Syracuse Dismantles Western Michigan to Open Tourney

Broncos Blowout: Syracuse Dismantles Western Michigan to Open Tourney

The Orange gets the blowout we were all hoping for over WMU.

SB Nation

Fizz 5: The Keys to Syracuse Getting an Opening Win Over WMU

Here’s the five things the Orange must do to play into Saturday’s round of 32.

dispatch.com

Sizing Up Western Michigan: What Syracuse Needs To Watch Out For Today

Syracuse has to look at these matchups against Western Michigan to get a win in the Round of 64.

via ACC Basketball

Syracuse Needs Blowout Win over Western Michigan to Spark NCAA Run

The kind of win that Syracuse needs over Western Michigan is more important than you think.

Rant Sports

A Critical Piece of the Puzzle: Syracuse Needs a Healthy Jerami Grant

The sophomore’s back issues were an issue down the stretch, but a healthy Grant is a big key this weekend.

Cracking the Code: The Math on Just How Important Shooting Is For Syracuse

Cracking the Code: The Math on Just How Important Shooting Is For Syracuse

The offensive efficiency has to be better in Buffalo for Syracuse to get out of the weekend.

Buckling Down on Broncos: Syracuse’s Success in Buffalo Starts With Defense

Buckling Down on Broncos: Syracuse’s Success in Buffalo Starts With Defense

The Orange knows with its offensive flaws the defense must rise to the occasion.

Cuse.com

Syracuse Seeding & Placement Generous by Committee After Dreadful Finish

The Orange will still go through Buffalo, despite a horrendous climax to the regular season.

Downright Offensive: Syracuse’s Attack Proves Final Four Hopes Shaky

Downright Offensive: Syracuse’s Attack Proves Final Four Hopes Shaky

The offense is once again a problem in another loss for the Orange.

Syracuse Falls to NC State: Another Loss for the Orange Zombie Brotherhood

Syracuse Falls to NC State: Another Loss for the Orange Zombie Brotherhood

Will the selection committee put the Orange as low as a four-seed after another loss?

via Syracuse.com

Fizz Five: Reasons Why Syracuse Basketball Can Win the ACC Tournament

Recharged and ready to go, the Orange can be, and is, a favorite to win the ACC Tournament.

via Fox News

Caution Ahead: The Biggest Threats to Syracuse in the ACC Tournament

Three teams in the ACC Tournament could be big threats to the Orange.