Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim was suspended for nine games Friday, with the school punished for ignoring the “most fundamental core values of the NCAA” for academic, drug and other violations committed primarily by the men’s basketball program.
Syracuse has been under investigation for possible NCAA violations, mostly in its basketball program, for at least a year, according to two reports.
The Big East tournament will have a touch of a wake to it this week. When games end, there will be plenty of reminiscing about rivalries and talk of what is to come.
Juwan Howard Jr. did everything he could to forge an upset of No. 3 Syracuse on a memorable night. It just wasn’t enough to deprive Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim of his 900th career victory.
Detroit’s former basketball-playing mayor weighs in on the sexual abuse controversy enveloping his alma mater.
After his Syracuse Orange had run away to another victory, men’s basketball coach Jim Boeheim turned his focus to a far more important matter.