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NY man pleads guilty to threatening Rep. Greene of Georgia

Feb. 02, 2023 13:51 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — A New York man has pleaded guilty to making threatening phone calls to Republican Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia, federal prosecutors announced. Joseph Morelli, 51, admitted to threatening to harm Greene in several March 2022 calls to her...

Gardner, No. 6 Virginia win 7th straight, 67-62 over 'Cuse

Jan. 30, 2023 22:04 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Jayden Gardner scored 17 points and made a jumper near the foul line in the final minute as No. 6 Virginia withstood a second-half surge by Syracuse to win its seventh straight game, 67-62 on Monday night. Gardner, a fifth-year senior, drew a charge for the...

Nance scores 21 as North Carolina survives Syracuse, 72-68

Jan. 24, 2023 23:49 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Pete Nance scored 21 points, capped by a dunk with 19 seconds left that put North Carolina in front for good as the Tar Heels pulled out a hard-fought, 72-68 battle with Syracuse on Tuesday night. Joe Girard hit from beyond the arc to put Syracuse up, 68-66...

Taylor, No. 13 Duke women turn back Syracuse 62-50

Jan. 22, 2023 14:34 PM EST

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Celeste Taylor scored 15 points, turning consecutive turnovers into late baskets and No. 13 Duke turned back Syracuse 62-50 on Sunday. The Blue Devils were up by six when Reigan Richardson stole the ball and fed Taylor for a layup as the clock dipped under two...

Gerard scores 28, Syracuse defeats Georgia Tech 80-63

Jan. 21, 2023 14:47 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Joe Girard scored 28 points, making six 3-pointers, and Syracuse defeated Georgia Tech 80-63 on Saturday. The Orange returned to their winning ways, picking up their 10th victory in the last 13 games and bouncing back from Monday's 82-78 loss to No. 17 Miami. ...

Omier's double-double leads No. 17 Miami over Syracuse 82-78

Jan. 16, 2023 22:41 PM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Norchad Omier had 16 points and 16 rebounds and No. 17 Miami overcame a double-figure deficit to beat Syracuse 82-78. Harlond Beverly also scored 16 points for the Hurricanes (15-3, 6-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), Nijel Pack finished with 15 points and...

Miles leads No. 7 Notre Dame to 70-58 win over Syracuse

Jan. 15, 2023 17:11 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Olivia Miles scored 13 of her game-high 23 points during the second half of No. 7 Notre Dame’s 70-58 victory over Syracuse on Sunday. After a back-and-forth opening three quarters, the Fighting Irish went on an 11-2 run to start the fourth quarter. While...

Bell, Mintz help Syracuse rally, beat Notre Dame 78-73

Jan. 14, 2023 21:48 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Chris Bell scored 17 points, Judah Mintz scored seven of his 14 points in the final 3 minutes and Syracuse overcame a 12-point second-half deficit to beat Notre Dame 78-73 Saturday night. Maliq Brown scored 15 points and Jesse Edwards added 13 points, 15...

New York eyes nixed COVID-19 vaccine rule for health workers

Jan. 14, 2023 18:54 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York State Department of Health is “exploring its options” after a state Supreme Court judge struck down a statewide mandate requiring health care workers to be vaccinated against COVID-19, the agency said Saturday. Judge Gerard Neri wrote in a...

Syracuse's balanced attack subdues Va. Tech 82-72

Jan. 11, 2023 21:44 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Joe Girard III scored 24 points and Syracuse reserves combined for 26 points and the Orangemen beat Virginia Tech 82-72 on Wednesday night. It was Girard's 10th-straight game scoring in double figures. The Orange now are 8-2 in their last 10 following a...