DC Sports Bog: Syracuse


Posted at 03:36 PM ET, 03/12/2014

Ezra Edelman and ESPN’s ‘Requiem for the Big East’

A D.C. native and lifelong Georgetown fan talks about his ESPN “30 for 30” film on the rise and fall of the Big East.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:36 PM ET, 03/12/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Big East, ESPN, Ezra Edelman, Georgetown, John Thompson, Syracuse

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 09/12/2013

Syracuse and Georgetown could have a 10-year series

Syracuse AD says he and Jim Boeheim have signed a 10-year contract, and they’re waiting on Georgetown’s response.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:52 AM ET, 09/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, Jim Boeheim, John Thompson Jr., Syracuse

Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 03/29/2013

Derrick Coleman says Hoyas 'aren't playing Georgetown basketball'

One-time Syracuse legend attempts to diagnose what's been wrong with Georgetown in the postseason. Ouchie.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:29 PM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Derrick Coleman, Georgetown, NCAA Tournament, Syracuse

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 03/29/2013

The man with the Jim Boeheim masks

A 44-year old diehard Syracuse man came to the Verizon Center with multiple masks saluting the Orange's coach.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:31 PM ET, 03/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Indiana, Jim Boeheim, Marquette, NCAA Tournament, Syracuse

Posted at 08:49 PM ET, 03/27/2013

Syracuse guard eats four bananas in 60 seconds (Video)

Of course we got it on video.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:49 PM ET, 03/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NCAA, NCAA Tournament, Syracuse

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 03/11/2013

Costumes and banners at the Georgetown-Syracuse finale

The last Big East meeting between the longtime rivals led to a particular burst in creative fan energy. And costumes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:07 PM ET, 03/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, Syracuse

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 03/11/2013

Morning Pixels: John Thompson on the Big East pimps

Proud Georgetown leader and alum thinks 'Cuse will regret its changing conference affiliation.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:34 AM ET, 03/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Big East, Georgetown, John Thompson, Morning pixels, Syracuse, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 03/09/2013

College GameDay crew in D.C. dressed like Founding Fathers

For College GameDay's appearance in D.C. advancing the Georgetown-Syracuse game, the four-man studio crew dressed up like colonialists.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:29 AM ET, 03/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN, Georgetown, Syracuse

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 03/08/2013

Georgetown fans promise largest (known) homemade banner in college basketball history

For the Hoyas's final Big East meeting with Syracuse, a fan group is promising a 52' x 25' banner.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:30 PM ET, 03/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, Syracuse

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 02/25/2013

Morning Pixels: When the Hoyas closed Manley Field House

Georgetown's win during this final Big East trip to the Carrier Dome reminded everyone of a game 33 years ago. Here's what happened.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:34 AM ET, 02/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, John Thompson, Morning pixels, Syracuse

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 02/22/2013

Michael Carter-Williams says Syracuse has always been better than Georgetown

Current and former stars talking aggressive trash about Georgetown? That should make this weekend fun.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:32 AM ET, 02/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Georgetown, Syracuse

Posted at 09:50 AM ET, 11/14/2012

Bono visits Georgetown, jokes about Syracuse

During an introduction to a serious speech in front ofmore than 700 Georgetown students and local leaders, the musician and activist works in a Syracuse crack.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:50 AM ET, 11/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bono, Duke, Georgetown, Syracuse