Category: Jim Boeheim

Jim Boeheim Is “Shocked” By His Team’s Defense In the Tournament

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013

Flash back to just about three weeks ago. Syracuse was in the midst of a brutal stretch. The Orange had lost four of five games, including their most embarrassing performance of the season against Georgetown. After that game Jim Boeheim called it "just a blip." But it was clearly more ...

Jim Boeheim Says Indiana, Along With Lousiville, Is the Best Team in College Basketball

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

College basketball is in full swing. The NCAA tournament is underway and numerous upsets have been the story of the tournament so far. There are no shortage of storylines when it comes to March Madness. Syracuse will be trying to continue that upset trend on Thursday night. The Orange squeezed ...

Jim Boeheim Explains Why He Used the Platform He Did to Speak Out on Gun Control

Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

Syracuse Head Coach Jim Boeheim waited such a long time for his 900th win in college basketball and entered an exclusive club. Boeheim became just the third Division I men's coach to reach 900 wins in his career. It didn't come easy though on Monday night against Detroit. The Orange ...

Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim: “We Have A Lot More Questions Than People Seem To Think We Do”

Thursday, November 1st, 2012

Jim Boeheim doesn't hide the fact that his team lost its top four players from last year’s squad which won a school-record 34 games and lost just three. Syracuse has come into the season ranked No. 9 in the AP preseason poll, which may catch some people by surprise. Even ...

Jim Boeheim On Jim Calhoun Retiring: “It’s the best building job in college basketball history. He’s an underrated program builder/coach.”

Friday, September 14th, 2012

Jim Calhoun has decided to retire from coaching. The Huskies head coach took over at UConn in 1986. The accomplishments speak for themselves: his teams have made 18 trips to the NCAA Tournament, and Calhoun has collected three national titles in his 26 years at the school. Jim Boeheim has been ...

Team USA Assistant Coach Jim Boeheim: Team is Playing Well, Other Teams Are Simply Improving

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

It was interesting to watch Team USA's men's basketball team through the early stages. Yes, they have arrived at the knockout stage with an unblemished record, but they got a scare from Lithuania over the weekend are looked like they'd get another from Argentina Monday before producing a big second-half ...

John Calipari, Mark Few and Jim Boeheim weigh in on Bo Ryan-Jarrod Uthoff Wisconsin Transfer Mess

Friday, April 20th, 2012

Wisconsin University has elected to reverse its decision regarding Jarrod Uthoff. Bo Ryan had originally told his freshman forward that Wisconsin would block him from contacting as many as 25 schools in the Big 10 and ACC. While it's not unusual to block a transfer from going to an in-conference ...

Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim: Wisconsin is Probably One of the Most Dangerous Teams We Can Play, Also Calls Charles Barkley an Idiot

Wednesday, March 21st, 2012

Don't try telling Jim Boeheim that his Syracuse team shouldn't even be here in the Sweet Sixteen. That's what many have said because it appeared a couple of questionable calls fell the way of the Orange in a seven-point victory over No. 16-seeded North Carolina-Asheville. Boeheim has an argument for ...

Jim Boeheim: Syracuse Players Will Be More Emotionally Ready Knowing That Fab Melo is Out

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

The NCAA tournament was partially turned on end before it even started on Tuesday when Syracuse announced that star Fab Melo would not be eligible for the tournament. It sent people scurrying to toss their brackets in the trash or at least get out the eraser as the Orange lost ...

Syracuse Coach Jim Boeheim: The Worries About Carmelo Anthony Playing With Lin Is The Dumbest Thing I’ve Ever Heard

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim has never been one to beat around the bush, so when he says something is the dumbest things he's heard, that's saying something. And that's exactly what Carmelo Anthony's college coach is saying about those wondering if Anthony will be able to fit in with ...