Syracuse Orange stars Michael Gbinije and Trevor Cooney knew playing basketball from a wheelchair would be hard, they just didn't know how hard. They soon found out at the Celebrity Wheelchair basketball game to benefit Sitrin.
You could argue over whose incredible late season surge has been more surprising or impressive, but the Syracuse Orange men's and women's basketball teams are each headed to the Final Four in their respective NCAA Tournaments.
Former Syracuse Orange basketball player Dwayne "Pearl" Washington has suffered a relapse of a brain tumor that was first treated back in November of 1995. He will have surgery at Crouse Hospital coming up on Thursday.
The Syracuse Orange Kiss Cam became a Proposal Cam as Jason Tabor proposed to his girlfriend Emily DeSantis. Tabor, who was friends with one of the cameramen, called in a favor for Saturday's game at the Carrier Dome. Tabor popped the question in front of 30,000 fans. Luckily she said yes but …
Legendary Syracuse men's head basketball coach Jim Boeheim now has an official Twitter account! Yes, I know it's hard to believe but the Hall of Fame coach has joined the popular social media site. He is using his first tweet to promote his new book "Bleeding Orange."