College football capsules

NO. 1 CLEMSON 37, SYRACUSE 27SYRACUSE, N.Y. - DeShaun Watson had a big day for Clemson with...wins, the Tigers have their longest winning streak in 34 years.Syracuse (3-7, 1-5 ACC) put up a good fight for embattled coach Scott...
Today in Sports History for Nov. 17

1956 - Syracuse beats Colgate 61-7 behind halfback Jim Brown. Brown sets an NCAA-record for points by an individual player in a game by scoring...
Today in Sports History: Nov. 15

...Francisco.1952 - An NBA-record 13 players, five Baltimore Bullets and eight Syracuse Nationals, foul out in an overtime game. The Bullets win 97-91. So many Syracuse players fouled out that the officials let some of the players back into the...
Wary teams make tweaks ahead of shorter shot clock

...December will be a trial period, Gottfried said, but "people adjust a little bit, and I think everybody will be fine."At Syracuse, where coach Jim Boeheim's 2-3 zone has frustrated teams for decades, there's not much consternation."Most team...
Future uncertain for rare white deer at weapons site

...Pearl Harbor, provided for the ordnance storage needs of the nation for 60 years. It covered an area larger than the city of Syracuse, 40 miles to the northeast, and stored bombs and ammunition in 500 steel-and-concrete bunkers called igloos.The Army...
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Boston-bound airline pilot dies; co-pilot lands safely in NY

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - An American was making an emergency landing in Syracuse, and they later learned of his death...the first officer calmly told the Syracuse airport tower, requesting a runway to...
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Sports on T.V. for Friday, Oct. 30

...No. 19 Ole Miss at Auburn8 a.m., ESPN2 - Illinois at Penn State8 a.m., ESPNEWS - UCF at Cincinnati8 a.m., ABC - Syracuse at No. 17 Florida State11:30 a.m., ESPN - No. 12 Oklahoma State at Texas Tech11:30 a.m., ESPN2 - No. 3 Clemson...
Contenders, big games become clear

...4-2. Heat Check also endorses giving some new teams a spin at No. 25 when you can. Pitt has not been ranked since 2010.Next: at Syracuse.Heat check: Just right.___Follow Ralph D. Russo at
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Today in Sports History for Oct. 20

...wins.2002 - Avon Cobourne becomes the fifth Division I-A rusher with four 1,000-yard seasons as West Virginia beats Syracuse 34-7. Cobourne has 108 yards in the game for 1,002 yards this season.2012 - The NHL announces the cancellation of the...
Today in Sports History: Oct. 16

...Tyrell Biggs in Atlantic City, N.J.1999 - Fourth-ranked Virginia Tech hangs a record-setting 62-0 loss on No. 16 Syracuse. It's the worst shutout loss by a ranked team in the history of The Associated Press poll.1999 - Mount Union beats Otterbein...


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