- A tribute to New York City, Syracuse star Pearl Washington Updated: Apr-21-16 8:08 am
NEW YORK - There wasn't much space left to stand in the park when we got there. We were lucky to be standing behind a group of kids we had by five, six inches each. Everyone was there for the same reason: to see Pearl. No last name needed. Pearl was coming to play in a summer league game, and that meant a big crowd and few seats - only hot cement.
- Former Syracuse star Pearl Washington dies at 52 Updated: Apr-21-16 2:22 am
SYRACUSE, New York - There was a gleam that shone through the sorrowful tears in Jim Boeheim's eyes as he recalled the first time he saw Pearl Washington play.
- Signature moments of the career of the late Pearl Washington Updated: Apr-20-16 3:10 pm
Former Syracuse star Pearl Washington, who died Wednesday in New York from complications of a brain tumor, was a playground star in his native Brooklyn.
- Syracuse frosh Malachi Richardson to enter name in NBA draft Updated: Apr-18-16 4:03 pm
SYRACUSE, New York - Freshman guard Malachi Richardson of the Syracuse Orange is entering his name into the NBA draft but will not sign with an agent.
- Syracuse guard Kaleb Joseph transferring Updated: Apr-05-16 6:11 pm
SYRACUSE, New York - Syracuse guard Kaleb Joseph, relegated to the bench for most of his sophomore season, is transferring, according to coach Jim Boeheim.
- Syracuse's Boeheim scoffs at idea that it was rough season Updated: Apr-03-16 5:14 pm
HOUSTON - Jim Boeheim quickly scoffed at what has become an almost-constant suggestion - that it was a rough season for the Syracuse coach who has been associated with the school for more than a half-century.
- Correction: Final Four-Syracuse story Updated: Apr-03-16 5:08 pm
HOUSTON - In a story April 2 about Syracuse losing in the Final Four, The Associated Press reported erroneously the number of years Jim Boeheim has been head coach. Boeheim finished his 40th season, not 39th season.
- Inside-outside job lifts Tar Heels to 83-66 win over Orange Updated: Apr-03-16 12:34 am
HOUSTON - This looked like an inside job all the way for North Carolina.
- The Latest: North Carolina cruises to national title game Updated: Apr-02-16 10:52 pm
HOUSTON - The Latest on the Final Four with Villanova and Oklahoma playing in the first semifinal and North Carolina and Syracuse in Game 2. (all times local):
- Final Four: Buddy Ball vs. Philly Ball, Hall of Fame matchup Updated: Apr-02-16 5:42 pm
HOUSTON - Buddy Ball vs. Philly Ball and a matchup of Hall of Fame coaches.