Boeheim gets backing from Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Nov. 29 (UPI) -- Syracuse University Chancellor Nancy Cantor said Tuesday she's sticking by embattled head basketball Coach Jim Boeheim.

Boeheim reiterates support for ass't coach

NEW YORK, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Syracuse head basketball Coach Jim Boeheim Tuesday reiterated his support for assistant Bernie Fine, who has been hit with child abuse accusations.

Ex-ball boy: Abused 'hundreds of times'

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Nov. 18 (UPI) -- A former ball boy said Syracuse University assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine molested him "hundreds of times" over a 16-year period.

Syracuse coach puts aide on leave

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim said Thursday longtime assistant Bernie Fine was placed on leave while police investigate molestation allegations against Fine.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011.
By United Press International

COL BKB: Syracuse 63, West Virginia 52

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Syracuse head Coach Jim Boeheim notched his 850th career win Monday while guiding the 20th-ranked Orange to a 63-52 victory over West Virginia.

COL BKB: Syracuse 66, Connecticut 58

HARTFORD, Conn., Feb. 2 (UPI) -- Three free throws during the final minute by Scoop Jardine Wednesday allowed No. 17 Syracuse to fight off seventh-ranked Connecticut 66-58.

COL BKB: Syracuse 68, Northern Iowa 46

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Nov. 12 (UPI) -- Kris Johnson and Rick Jackson touched off a second-half surge Friday that finally got No. 13 Syracuse rolling to a 68-46 win over Northern Iowa.

Syracuse center Onuaku out with injury

SALT LAKE CITY, March 24 (UPI) -- Syracuse center Arinze Onuaku will not play in Thursday's NCAA Tournament West Regional game against Butler, head Coach Jim Boeheim said.

COL BKB: Syracuse 85, Columbia 60

SYRACUSE, Fla., Nov. 27 (UPI) -- Wes Johnson hit four 3-pointers and scored 26 points Friday in helping No. 9 Syracuse stay unbeaten with an 85-60 decision over Columbia.
COL BKB: Syracuse 75, Albany 43

COL BKB: Syracuse 75, Albany 43

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Nov. 10 (UPI) -- Syracuse, ranked No. 25, ripped Albany 75-43 Monday, giving Orange Coach Jim Boeheim the 800th victory of his career.

Syracuse guard begins suspension

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Junior guard Eric Devendorf of 11th-ranked Syracuse began serving a suspension Friday for violating the university's code of conduct.

Boeheim, Calhoun go into Hall of Fame

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Jim Boeheim and Jim Calhoun have been inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.

Boeheim gets 4-year extension at Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y., May 10 (UPI) -- Syracuse University's Hall of Fame basketball coach, Jim Boeheim, has agreed to a four-year extension, Athletic Director Daryl Gross said.

Boeheim, Calhoun named to Hall of Fame

ST. LOUIS, April 4 (UPI) -- Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim, Connecticut Coach Jim Calhoun and three others were elected to the basketball Hall of Fame Monday.

COL BKB: Connecticut 88, Syracuse 70

STORRS, Conn., March 5 (UPI) -- Denham Brown had 21 points Saturday as 16th-ranked Connecticut took an 88-70 win over 13th-ranked Syracuse for at least a share of the Big East title.

COL BKB: Syracuse 91, Providence 66

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Hakim Warrick poured in 36 points Saturday as 15th-ranked Syracuse rolled to a 91-66 Big East victory over Providence.

McNamara to be available for Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Feb. 25 (UPI) -- It appears Syracuse shooting guard Gerry McNamara will be available Saturday against Providence despite an ankle injury.

COL BKB: Syracuse 83, St. John's 69

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Hakim Warrick produced a career-best 35 points Wednesday night in helping No. 15 Syracuse pull away for an 83-69 win over St. John's.

Basketball Hall of Fame finalists named

DENVER, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Sunday announced the 16 finalists for induction into the 2005 class.

COL BKB: Syracuse 70, Notre Dame 61

SOUTH BEND, Ind., Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Gerry McNamara scored 22 points Monday as seventh-ranked Syracuse posted its ninth straight victory, 70-61 over Notre Dame.

NCAA clears Edelin to play for Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Syracuse University announced Wednesday that the NCAA has cleared junior point guard Billy Edelin to play immediately.

COL BKB: Syracuse 72, Maryland 70

DENVER, March 20 (UPI) -- Hakim Warrick scored 26 points and fifth-seeded Syracuse posted a 72-70 victory over No. 4 Maryland in the second round of the NCAA Phoenix Region.

COL BKB: Syracuse 80, BYU 75

DENVER, March 18 (UPI) -- Gerry McNamara had a career-high 43 points Thursday, carrying Syracuse into the second round of the NCAA Tournament with an 80-75 win over BYU.

COL BKB: Seton Hall 74, Syracuse 67

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J., Jan. 20 (UPI) -- Kelly Whitney scored 21 points before fouling out down the stretch Tuesday as Seton Hall ended No. 16 Syracuse's 13-game winning streak, 74-67.
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