Jim Boeheim has been one of the biggest and most influential figures in Central New York for several years. Not only has Boeheim seen success on the court, but his impact on charities and organizations off the court are equally impressive. 'Jimmy B' was recently honored by the American Cancer Society for his work with Coaches v. Cancer and Tim McGraw helped in honoring the legendary coach.
The PGA Professional Championship is coming to Atunyote Golf Club at Turning Stone Resort Casino the weekend of June 26th. Just over 300 of the best golfers in the country will be right here in Central New York competing for one big purse of $75,000. Several important people were present at media day for the event on Tuesday, including Syracuse Men's Basketball Coach Jim Boeheim.
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."