CJ Fair http://waer.org en Orange Hoops Wins 3rd Maui Title http://waer.org/post/orange-hoops-wins-3rd-maui-title <p><strong>Maui, HI -&nbsp;</strong>The Syracuse Orange (7-0) defeated the Baylor Bears (6-1) 74-67 in the championship game of the EA Sports Maui Invitational at the Lahaina Civic Center Wednesday night. Senior C.J. Fair was named the Tournament Most Valuable Player. In the title game versus #18 Baylor, Fair had 24 points and three steals.</p> Thu, 28 Nov 2013 06:42:27 +0000 Ben Fontana 11243 at http://waer.org Orange Hoops Wins 3rd Maui Title SU Basketball One Win From Maui Title http://waer.org/post/su-basketball-one-win-maui-title <p><strong>Maui, HI -</strong><strong>&nbsp; </strong>Syracuse (6-0)&nbsp;remains undefeated all-time in the Maui Invitational (8-0) with a 92-81 win over California (5-1) on Tuesday afternoon at the Lahaina Civic Center. The #8 Orange moves on to&nbsp;the Championship game of the&nbsp;Tournament where it&nbsp;will take on 6-0 #18 Baylor. The Bears have knocked off host school Chaminade and came from behind to beat Dayton on Tuesday to advance to the finals.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 05:25:02 +0000 Ben Fontana 11191 at http://waer.org SU Basketball One Win From Maui Title SU Basketball Opens Tonight vs. Cornell http://waer.org/post/su-basketball-opens-tonight-vs-cornell <p>Syracuse (0-0) basketball&nbsp;tips its season off against Cornell (0-0) in the Carrier Dome on Friday as the Orange attempts to follow-up a successful campaign.</p><p>Last year, SU advanced to the Final four and earned a record of 30-10, marking the first time in school history that the Orange won 30 or more games in back-to-back seasons.</p><p>The Orange return its top scorer and rebounder from last season in C.J. Fair. The senior was also voted the Preseason ACC Player of the Year and is on the watch list for the Oscar Robertson Award.</p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 16:57:51 +0000 Jay Alter 10403 at http://waer.org SU Basketball Opens Tonight vs. Cornell