Latest Syracuse News

Clemson holds off Syracuse 17-14 when late FG misses

Oct. 16, 2021 00:41 AM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — DJ Uiagalelei passed for 181 yards and one touchdown, Kobe Pace rushed for 76 yards and another score, and Clemson held off Syracuse 17-14 on Friday night. Clemson (4-2, 3-1 Atlantic Coast Conference), coming off a bye week, played its first game...

Another Friday night thriller? Syracuse hosts Clemson

Oct. 14, 2021 11:54 AM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Having tripled last season’s win total halfway through 2021, the Syracuse Orange have helped their fans largely forget the noncompetitive squad that lost 10 games in the pandemic-plagued 2020 campaign. And that's good for the psyche. ...

Editorial Roundup: New York

Oct. 13, 2021 17:46 PM EDT

Advance Media New York. October 10, 2021. Editorial: Choose healing over division. Remove Syracuse’s Columbus statue The people and ideas a community celebrates in its public spaces reflect our values, our aspirations and our times. Our times...

New-look ACC: Teams pursuing Wake Forest, not Clemson

Oct. 13, 2021 14:34 PM EDT

Wake Forest began this season among the large group known as “everybody else” in the Atlantic Coast Conference, the label applied to teams projected to fall in line behind perennial favorite Clemson. Imagining a different scenario would’ve been a stretch this summer...

Wake Forest defeats Syracuse 40-37 in OT on Perry TD

Oct. 09, 2021 21:32 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — A.T. Perry said he likely won't sleep for a while and that's understandable. Perry had three touchdown receptions and his last, an acrobatic 22-yard catch in the left corner of the end zone, lifted No. 19 Wake Forest to a 40-37 overtime victory...

New federal prosecutor sworn in upstate New York

Oct. 08, 2021 14:42 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Carla Freedman was sworn in Friday to lead the federal prosecutor's office in the Northern District of New York, the first woman ever confirmed to that position. The longtime assistant becomes U.S. attorney for a region that includes Syracuse,...

Ghost towns: Nursing home staffing falls amid pandemic

Oct. 07, 2021 10:18 AM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — When Natalie Walters arrived at her father’s nursing home, the parking lot was nearly empty and, inside, the elevator made no stops. On the 13th floor, the lights were off and the TVs silent. The last time she was allowed inside, nine months earlier, aides passed in...

Editorial Roundup: New York

Oct. 06, 2021 17:42 PM EDT

Advance Media New York. October 3, 2021. Editorial: Why a computer chip factory is not another Amazon Central New York is reportedly getting closer to attracting a semiconductor factory to the White Pine Commerce Park in Clay, bringing 3,000 to 5,000...

Syracuse standout WR Taj Harris to enter transfer portal

Oct. 04, 2021 14:23 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse wide receiver Taj Harris plans to transfer. Orange coach Dino Babers confirmed Monday that the junior has decided to enter the transfer portal. Babers said he spoke to Harris before Saturday's game at Florida State and afterward. Babers...

Syracuse University settles $3.7M gender pay lawsuit

Oct. 03, 2021 13:37 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Syracuse University will pay $3.7 million to settle a lawsuit brought by five female faculty members who claimed they were paid less than their male counterparts who held equivalent positions. The settlement entered Friday in state Supreme Court in...