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Syracuse says coach Dino Babers returning in 2022

Nov. 29, 2021 14:37 PM EST

Coach Dino Babers will return for the 2022 season, his seventh, Syracuse athletic director John Wildhack said Monday. The announcement came a day after Babers fired three assistants, including offensive coordinator Sterlin Gilbert after just two seasons. ...

Syracuse OC Sterlin Gilbert out after 2 years

Nov. 28, 2021 22:03 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse coach Dino Babers began revamping his staff Sunday, announcing that offensive coordinator Sterlin Gilbert is out after just two years on the job. Tight ends coach Reno Ferri and defensive line coach Reno Ferri also will not be retained....

Pickett throws 4 TD passes in Pitt's 31-14 win at Syracuse

Nov. 28, 2021 00:07 AM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi was worried about a letdown. Kenny Pickett wasn't about to let that happen again. Pickett threw for four touchdowns to break the Pittsburgh school record for scoring passes in a season, and the 20th-ranked Panthers beat...

No. 20 Pittsburgh visits Syracuse; Orange seeking 6th win

Nov. 26, 2021 11:42 AM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The pressure has reached a pinnacle for the Syracuse Orange: Win the regular-season finale against No. 20 Pittsburgh or there's no bowl game. “There’s definitely a lot of pressure, but it’s a good type of pressure," redshirt senior defensive...

No. 20 Pittsburgh visits Syracuse; win or else for Orange

Nov. 26, 2021 09:13 AM EST

No. 20 Pittsburgh (9-2, 6-1 ACC, No. 17 CFP) at Syracuse (5-6, 2-5), Saturday at 7:30 p.m. EST (ACC Network). Line: Pittsburgh by 13 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Pitt leads 41-32-3. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

Syracuse TB Sean Tucker believes he'll be back in 2022

Nov. 23, 2021 20:21 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse running back Sean Tucker says he'll make a decision about his future after the season but believes he’ll return to the Orange in 2022. “I believe a lot I’m going to be here,” Tucker told reporters Tuesday, adding that a coaching...

Points pile up rapidly, No. 25 N.C. State tops Syracuse

Nov. 20, 2021 20:44 PM EST

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina State just needed to make sure it took care of business to give itself a chance to be in the mix for a conference championship. The No. 25 Wolfpack found several ways to do that as Devin Leary threw for two touchdowns, Zonovan Knight...

No. 25 NC State looks for strong finish, hosts Syracuse

Nov. 18, 2021 20:14 PM EST

Syracuse (5-5, 2-4 ACC) at No. 25 North Carolina State (7-3, 4-2, No. 20 CFP), Saturday at 4 p.m. EST (ACC Network). Line: N.C. State by 11 1/2 , according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: N.C. State leads 12-2. WHAT’S AT...

Anxious for a win, Syracuse travels to No. 25 NC State

Nov. 18, 2021 13:29 PM EST

Syracuse is one victory shy of reaching bowl eligibility as the Orange finish the season with a pair of games against ranked teams. First is a matchup at No. 25 North Carolina State (7-3, 4-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) on Saturday, and the Orange (5-5, 2-4) are coming...

Louisville on brink of bowl berth, Duke just wants to win

Nov. 17, 2021 16:59 PM EST

Louisville will be looking to string together football victories for the first time in months when the Cardinals host Duke. The struggling Blue Devils are looking for any way to salvage positives in their final two games of the season. Duke (3-7, 0-6...