Syracuse, N.Y. — The Syracuse football offense seems to have adopted a new offensive philosophy going forward and that is it has no philosophy. The Orange went against everything we’ve been conditioned to expect in a 24-21 nail-biting victory over Liberty on Friday night at the Carrier Dome, won on an Andre Szmyt 35-yard field goal as time expired. Syracuse is now 3-1 for the 2021 season.
Syracuse, N.Y. -- Jamar Ballard Jr. ran for three scores to power Cicero-North Syracuse past host Baldwinsville in a Class AA showdown on Friday night. The Northstars improved to 3-1 with the win and the previously unbeaten Bees dropped to 3-1. The Northstars broke out to a 28-7 lead at...
Syracuse, N.Y. — Syracuse football eclipsed last season’s win total with a 62-24 victory over Albany on Saturday at the Carrier Dome. The Orange (2-1) was led by Sean Tucker, who had five total touchdowns (four rushing, one receiving). Tommy DeVito and Garrett Shrader split reps at quarterback for the third-consecutive game and played without their top option at receiver in Taj Harris.
After a 14-14 first quarter on Friday night, it was all Homer from there. The Trojans scored five touchdowns across the second and third quarters to rout the Eagles, 51-20. With the win, the Trojans are now 3-0. ITC falls to 0-3. Damani Durham had three touchdown runs for Homer,...
SYRACUSE — Friday football at the Carrier Dome always gets the city charged up. Orange Zone's Tommy Sladek and Jonathan Singh have the preview between Syracuse (2-1) and Liberty (3-0).
Syracuse, N.Y. — Even the first game can be a must win. That was the feeling surrounding Saturday’s opening game at Ohio for the Syracuse football team before kickoff. Every soul in Syracuse knew the team was coming off a dreadful 1-10 season in 2020 and had lost 15 of 18 games total coming into its 2021 season opener.
Syracuse, N.Y. — Syracuse football lost its first game of the 2021 season with a 17-7 decision to Rutgers on Saturday at the Carrier Dome. The Orange (1-1) struggled on offense, made crucial mistakes that caused eight penalties, turned the ball over three times and made a few questionable decisions that resulted in the loss.
Syracuse, N.Y. — There are just two ACC teams ranked in this week’s Associated Press Top 25 poll, one that recently dropped out and a few more who are getting some looks but aren’t a threat to join the rankings anytime soon. Syracuse, irrespective of Friday night’s result against Liberty,...
Syracuse football has released its depth chart for the home matchup vs Liberty Friday night. There was only a change to the offensive line. Airon Servais is moved to center while Carlos Vettorello is at right tackle. The full depth chart is as follows. QUARTERBACK. Starter: Tommy DeVito. Backup: Garrett...
Syracuse University says it will do more to enforce masking, fix Covid protocol mistakes at football games
Syracuse, N.Y. -- Syracuse University Vice President and Chief Facilities Officer Pete Sala said that fans will experience some changes in the Carrier Dome atmosphere on Saturday as the school attempts to create improved compliance with its masking policies and eliminate loopholes that allowed a small number of fans to avoid having to show proof of vaccination or a negative coronavirus test during the school’s first football game.
Syracuse football player will suit up on 9/11, carrying his father’s story and honoring the man who raised him
Syracuse, N.Y. — AJ Calabro isn’t sure what will stir inside him running out of the tunnel Saturday afternoon in Syracuse football’s home opener against Rutgers. It’s his first time playing on Sept. 11, suiting up in front of thousands of fans on the most emotional day of his year.
Opening betting lines for week four college football games popped up on Sunday, and to perhaps little surprise, the Syracuse Orange opened as a 7-point underdog against the Liberty Flames (according to VegasInsider). Depending on who you ask, that line’s already drifted to either 6.5 or 6 points that ‘Cuse will be getting at home.
Conley scored on runs of 23, 48, and 22 yards in the win. F-M’s other touchdown came on a 40-yard reception by Ethan Powell. Note to readers: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links we may earn a commission. Registration on or use of this site constitutes...
Ahead of a short week for the Syracuse Orange, Dino Babers addressed the media on Monday morning as usual. And after a weird three weeks to start the season, some interesting developments came out of his press conference. Let’s start with the subject on the minds of most people -...
Syracuse football will face 1 preseason top 25 team on what projects as an easier schedule (how I voted)
Syracuse, N.Y. — There’s always a healthy amount of guesswork with the preseason Associated Press Top 25 poll — even if the teams at the top look familiar. The same five schools comprise the top five of the preseason poll for the third-straight year. Changes start appearing from pollster to pollster once you work down the ballot.
Syracuse, N.Y. — The rumbles are getting louder to restore the most hallowed number in the history of Syracuse University football. The latest source of inspiration to put the legendary No. 44 back in action comes from watching Syracuse running back Sean Tucker. Tucker runs with a combination of power...
UTICA – The Centennial Broncos started off slowly out of the gates against the winless Syracuse Rockets on Friday night, as the offense stalled on its first two possessions. However, the defense stymied Syracuse offensively during the first half and the Broncos offense eventually roared to life. Centennial scored on four straight possessions near the end of the first half to take a 28-0 halftime lead en route to a.
Lamond Boyd scored three rushing touchdowns as PSLA @ Fowler won its third game in a row, 36-15, over host Oswego on Friday. Amir Anderson got the Fowler scoring starting with a 40-yard pick-six in the first quarter before Boyd tallied his first touchdown with a four-yard run in the second. The Buccaneers cut the deficit to 16-8 by halftime when Brandyn Andaluz hooked up with Moreno Fenty on a 79-yard scoring bomb.
In 2005, the Syracuse athletic department decided to retire the number 44 and ignore a tradition many in the Syracuse football fanbase, like me, proudly enjoyed. The administration at that time seemed determined to change the culture around the program after firing Head Coach Paul Pasqualoni and wanting to make the Orange the “USC of the east coast.”
Liverpool jumped out to a 21-0 halftime lead and went on to a 34-18 win over host Nottingham in a Class AA league contest. Liverpool scored three touchdowns in the second quarter. La’Quan Lemon ran in from 15 yards, Bruce Wingate scored on a fumble return and Dakari Mack scored on a run.