Syracuse basketball schedules exhibitions against Le Moyne, IUP

first_img Related Stories Syracuse hoists 32 3-pointers in 97-58 win over Le Moyne in exhibition Published on August 31, 2016 at 12:44 pm Contact Matt: mcschnei@syr.edu | @matt_schneidman Facebook Twitter Google+center_img Syracuse will play two preseason exhibition games against Division II Indiana University (Pennsylvania) and nearby Le Moyne. The Orange and Crimson Hawks will face off on Nov. 1 in the Carrier Dome, while the Dolphins will visit a week later on Nov. 8.IUP went 21-8 last season and reached the semifinals of its conference tournament. Head coach Joe Lombardi is in his 10th season at the helm. In two of those seasons, the Crimson Hawks have made the Division II championship game.Le Moyne will make its second trip to the Dome under head coach Patrick Beilein, who guided the Dolphins to a 10-17 record in his first season in 2015-16. Syracuse beat Le Moyne, 97-58, in last year’s preseason matchup.The Orange has replaced its top three scorers with two fifth-year senior transfers in John Gillon and Andrew White III. Syracuse also boasts eight other scholarship players that will potentially see significant minutes as SU looks to build on its Final Four run from last year. Comments AdvertisementThis is placeholder textlast_img read more

The International TrebaDH Downhill Race to be held on Trebevic (Video)

first_imgThere are only 10 days left until the 2nd International race in mountain biking in the Downhill discipline, which will be held on the 20th and 21st of  August at Trebevic near Sarajevo.The race was registered for the first time at the International Cycling Union (UCI DHI) in class C3, and it will also be the first time for the race to be scored for the national championship of BiH.All participants of the race will have a chance to win UCI points, and the race will be also specially scored for the Croatian national cup. Besides participants from BiH and Croatia, participants from several countries of Europe are expected as well.The race will be held on demanding trail in the length of 2,400 meters, which begins near the towers on top of Trebevic and ends near “Prvi sumar”.Organizers of the race, the association for the promotion of extreme sports “Savages Crew” invites all potential competitors and fans of adrenaline sports to join and support this spectacle.(Source: klix.ba)last_img read more