Sunday, December 21, 2014

Follow us:
Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Subscribe to this news feed 


Orange welcomed back to campus

  • Text size: + -
CNY/NNY/S. Tier: Orange welcomed back to campus
Play now

Time Warner Cable video customers:
Sign in with your TWC ID to access our video clips.

  To view our videos, you need to
enable JavaScript. Learn how.
install Adobe Flash 9 or above. Install now.

Then come back here and refresh the page.

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- It's a homecoming that came sooner than the Orange would've liked.

But Sunday, the team returned to the SU campus after advancing further in the NCAA than they had in ten years.

A few fans greeted players at the Carmelo K. Anthony Basketball Center.

They said they wanted to shake their hands and congratulate the team on a hard-fought game against Michigan. A student group walking by also stopped to show their support.

And while they might not be advancing to the national championship game, fans said this was a season to be proud of.

"Oh, we love them. We love them. They went farther than anybody really expected this year. They did a great job. Good team, good kids,” said SU fan, John Amos.

Coach Jim Boeheim also shook hands with supporters who congratulated him on the Orange's run. ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP