Latest Jim Boeheim News

4-star forward Woody Newton commits to Syracuse

May. 29, 2019 6:08 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Four-star forward Woody Newton of Mount Zion Prep in Baltimore has announced he intends to play for the Syracuse Orange. Newton announced his decision Tuesday night on Twitter . The 6-foot-8, 180-pound Newton, a native of Washington, D.C., is listed as the 79th prospect for the 2020...

Syracuse forward Oshae Brissett leaving for NBA

May. 21, 2019 11:35 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse forward Oshae Brissett has decided to keep his name in the NBA draft and won't return for his junior year. Brissett made the announcement Tuesday night on Twitter . He said he decided to leave school after getting feedback from NBA teams and speaking with family and friends....

Upstate NY Basketball Hall of Fame honor for Jim Boeheim

May. 19, 2019 10:39 AM EDT

TROY, N.Y. (AP) — Longtime Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim and former Orange player Jim Lee are among 17 people to be inducted Sunday into the Upstate New York Basketball Hall of Fame. Boeheim was an all-state performer at Lyons Central High School and was a two-year starter for the Orange. He was a member of...