Syracuse Orange have been a part of the sporting fraternity for well over a century. A glance at history books tell us all that they have achieved over the years and why they are so highly regarded among peers. From Lacrosse to basketball, their teams have been crowned the best in the country and the trend looks set to continue for the foreseeable future. They are backed by a diehard legion of fans who buy to root for the program every step of the way. That is exactly what they are expected to do this time around as well so the idea of watching them live is now even more tempting.
Syracuse Orange have been playing football since the year 1889. They were crowned national champions for the first and only time till now, in 1959. Football teams have also made it to post bowl games on two dozen occasions. Orange have also produced an impressive forty two Consensus All-Americans. The program went through a bit of a lean patch for a few years before bouncing back in the mid 1990s. All of their five conference titles have come since 1996, the most recent one being in 2012.
Syracuse Orange have been a force to be reckoned with when it comes to mens basketball. Since basketball first started to be played by the university, the program has brought home ten regular season conference championships and five conference tournaments. They have also made it to the last four of the NCAA tournament five times and have won the tournament itself on one occasion.
The Oranges lacrosse program has undergone resurgence lately. They were strong in the sport when they first began to play it, winning USILA titles three times between 1922 and 1925. The program began to make all the right noises once again in 1980s and hasnt looked back since. It all began in 1983 when Orange won the national title for the first time and that triumph opened floodgates. Since then, Syracuse Orange have gone on to be crowned the best in the country on eleven occasions. They have also clinched the regular season conference title and the Conference Tournament twice each.
Syracuse Orange have also gone on to lift national championships in various other sports. In rowing they have gone on to win five national crowns and one world championship. Mens cross country program has also managed to put one national title in the trophy cabinet. Multiple accolades have also been won in some other sports to put Syracuse Orange among the most prestigious NCAA programs on the circuit today. The time has come for them to get going once again so this a chance for their fans to gear up and join in on all the fun and excitement that the season is about to bring.