Syracuse hosts Pittsburgh in key game for Orange
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — It's not necessarily a make-or-break moment for Syracuse, but when longtime rival Pittsburgh visits on Friday night there will be plenty at stake for the...
At 3-3, Orange hoping for second-half surge
Halfway through his fourth season at Syracuse, coach Dino Babers is happy to ignore the recent past and focus on what lies ahead.
Ranked in the preseason AP Top 25 with high expectations...
NC State’s defense gets 8 sacks in 16-10 win over Syracuse
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The sacks kept coming, one after another, for North Carolina State's defense all the way to the finish Thursday night.
Correction: Syracuse-NC State Preview story
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — In a story Oct. 9 previewing the Syracuse-North Carolina State game, The Associated Press erroneously spelled the last name of N.C. State's quarterback in the headline. His...
Syracuse has lingering injuries as it prepares for NC State
As Syracuse prepares for its third road game of the season, significant injuries linger despite a bye week.
"No change on injuries at all. That happens in football," coach Dino Babers said...
NC State to start Bailey Hockman at QB vs Syracuse
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State is changing quarterbacks and will start Bailey Hockman this week against Syracuse.
Coach Dave Doeren said Monday that Hockman and backup Devin Leary...
Syracuse defeats Holy Cross 41-3 on DeVito’s 4 scores
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse enters its bye week holding its collective breath on the status of starting quarterback Tommy DeVito and waiting for its offense to start playing at the speed coach...
Syracuse hosts FCS foe Holy Cross in the Carrier Dome
Syracuse isn't where it hoped to be when the season started, but there's nothing like a win to alter the mindset.
"Without a doubt, man, I feel like a change is coming," senior defensive end...
Syracuse back at .500 with FCS foe Holy Cross next
Syracuse is .500 after four games and after Saturday faces a two-week stretch to correct any issues before Atlantic Coast Conference play begins in earnest.
Syracuse football gets $25 million gift from former player
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse University has received a $25 million gift to the school's athletic department from a former football player.
DeVito leads Syracuse to 52-33 win over Western Michigan
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse coach Dino Babers was pleased his team's offense had come out of its shell, but in a game that saw both teams combine for more than 1,100 yards and 85 points, it was...
Syracuse aims to get back on track vs Western Michigan
There's usually no looking back in football, but for Syracuse a second straight lopsided loss can tend to linger, especially because the opponent was top-ranked Clemson.
Penalty trouble puts FSU, Miami, Syracuse in early ACC hole
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The mistakes — a false start here, a facemask penalty there — keep piling up for some Atlantic Coast Conference teams expected to contend for division titles.
Syracuse coach Babers optimistic despite 2 lopsided losses
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — After two straight losses — by 43 points one week, 36 the next — Syracuse coach Dino Babers remains upbeat.
"I think we're fine," Babers said Monday. "I think that we...
No. 1 Clemson looking for consistency from offensive leaders
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson co-offensive coordinator Jeff Scott doesn't see anything wrong with the top-ranked Tigers' attack that a little time won't fix.
Lawrence leads No. 1 Clemson past Syracuse 41-6
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Clemson quarterback Trevor Lawrence was forced to be a spectator a year ago when a hard hit to the helmet knocked him out in the second quarter of his first college start....
Former Syracuse star Tim Green has his No. 72 retired
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Former Syracuse All-America defensive lineman Tim Green had his No. 72 jersey retired at halftime of the Orange's game against No. 1 Clemson.
Bring on the noise: Syracuse awaits No. 1 Clemson at Dome
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Top-ranked Clemson plays its first road game Saturday night, and the Tigers have good reason to be wary.
The opponent is Syracuse, which has given the Tigers fits the...
No. 1 Clemson visits Syracuse in key ACC matchup
No. 1 Clemson (2-0, 1-0 ACC) at Syracuse (1-1, 0-0), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EDT (ABC).
No. 1 Clemson’s trip to Syracuse headlines ACC weekend
Here are things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference in Week 3:
GAME OF THE WEEK
No. 1 Clemson at Syracuse. This one might've had a bit more juice a week ago, but the Tigers' trip...
Once again, ACC is top-ranked Clemson ... and everyone else
BOSTON (AP) — Syracuse coach Dino Babers has to look outside the Atlantic Coast Conference to find a comparison for the Clemson team that ran the table last year and blew out Alabama in the...
Syracuse has to regroup fast; No. 1 Clemson coming to town
Syracuse coach Dino Babers knows there's nothing like a knockout to get your attention.
"When you wake up, the blues are blues, the reds are reds. Everything seems clearer than ever before,"...
Jackson sharp as Maryland blows out No. 21 Syracuse 63-20
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Using a fast-paced offense that's racking up huge chunks of yardage and scoring at an astounding clip, Maryland isn't content merely to blow out the opposition.
No. 21 Syracuse, Maryland clash after cruising in openers
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — It's time to find out just how good is Maryland, and for Syracuse to prove it belongs in the Top 25.
Scoring at will against an overmatched opponent, the Terrapins...
Former Syracuse star Tim Green’s uniform to be retired
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse is honoring former All-America Tim Green during the Orange's game against No. 1 Clemson.
Green's No. 72 jersey will be retired at halftime of the home opener...
No. 21 Syracuse at Maryland in key matchup for both teams
No. 21 Syracuse (1-0) at Maryland (1-0), Saturday at noon EDT (ESPN).
Syracuse defense purring; offense needs a jolt
Syracuse coach Dino Babers knew what he had before the season started — a stout defense and a quarterback who's going to have to learn on the job.
Maryland counting on experienced defense vs No. 21 Syracuse
COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Maryland's defense can expect to play a far bigger role Saturday against No. 21 Syracuse after spending the season opener in the background of a record-setting...
No. 22 Syracuse, back issues ruin Freeze’s debut, 24-0
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Hugh Freeze figures he will someday be the answer to a trivia question, one concerning the most unusual debut for a coach at a new school.
Freeze coaches from hospital bed in loss to No. 22 Orange
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Liberty coach Hugh Freeze made his coaching debut for the Flames in a hospital bed set up in the coaches' box during his team's 24-0 loss to No. 22 Syracuse on Saturday...
No. 22 Orange a tall test for Liberty in Freeze debut
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Hugh Freeze's first game as Liberty's head coach is arguably the biggest in the football program's history.
The Flames will hostNo. 22 Syracuse on Saturday night at...
No. 22 Syracuse visits Liberty and coach Freeze in opener
No. 22 Syracuse (0-0) at Liberty (0-0), 6 p.m. EDT (ESPN-Plus).
No. 22 Syracuse coach Babers on edge before opener on road
Coach Dino Babers is set to begin his fourth season at Syracuse, and he's a little on edge as the No. 22 Orange prepare for their season opener on the road against Liberty.
Syracuse eliminates mention of Carrier in FB media guide
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse University has eliminated mention of Carrier from references to the school's domed stadium in the 2019 football media guide.
No. 22 Syracuse’s defense ready to excel, returns 8 starters
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Here's a switch for Syracuse coach Dino Babers — defense rules.
Known for his up-tempo offenses, the fourth-year coach is looking to his defense to help lift the No. 22...
Former Syracuse WR and coach Joe Szombathy dies at 87
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Former Syracuse wide receiver Joe Szombathy, who went on to serve in the school's athletic department for more than four decades, has died.
Focus for Syracuse’s Dino Babers: prove last year no fluke
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Coach Dino Babers begins his fourth season at Syracuse with a big goal — to prove that last season was no fluke.
Syracuse finished 10-3 in 2018 and was No. 15 in the...
Syracuse’s Dino Babers surprises mom on 80th birthday
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse football coach Dino Babers relishes the start of preseason practice, calls it his favorite time of year.
So why did he miss the first two days? As he would...