September 16

Syracuse falls 3 spots to No. 7 in latest rankings

first_img Facebook Twitter Google+ Syracuse women’s lacrosse dropped from No. 4 to No. 7 in the latest Inside Lacrosse rankings poll, released on Feb. 17. The Orange (3-1) beat Albany and Binghamton in back-to-back games this past weekend after losing 17-16 to then-No. 10 Stony Brook last Monday. Though the halftime scoreline was 7-7, Syracuse collapsed in the second half, allowing the Seawolves to go on a 7-0 scoring run. The Orange nearly mounted a comeback, pulling the game within one score, but ultimately came up short when they lost the final draw with 1:08 left to play. Stony Brook moved up five spots in the latest ranking, overtaking Syracuse. Against Binghamton and Albany, the Orange defense conceded five goals total, and the offense scored 35 in the two-game span.AdvertisementThis is placeholder textOn Saturday, Syracuse faces No. 6 Northwestern, who eliminated SU in the 2019 NCAA Tournament quarterfinal. The Wildcats fell three spots in the latest poll after a 15-17 loss to No. 2 Notre Dame, but the Wildcat offense has scored 97 goals over its first four games, the most in the nation.  Comments Published on February 17, 2020 at 4:35 pm Contact Roshan: rferna04@syr.edu | @Roshan_f16last_img read more

September 16

UFC 246: Dana White reveals what makes Conor McGregor such a big star

first_imgLast Updated: 4th January, 2020 18:42 IST UFC 246: Dana White Reveals What Makes Conor McGregor Such A Big Star In an interview for the official website of UFC, UFC President Dana White revealed his thoughts about Conor McGregor’s popularity. Keep reading for more. Conor McGregor is ready to make his much-awaited return against Donald Cerrone at the main event of UFC 246 on January 18, 2020. Despite being inactive for over a year, Conor McGregor still remains one of the top-rated athletes of the world. The Irish fighter holds a massive fan-base in his country and all over the world.There are people who love Conor McGregor, no matter what he does or says. However, a loudmouth like Conor McGregor has got plenty of haters too. The first double champion of UFC did not have a good run in recent times. Conor McGregor had to undergo a lot of legal charges and his last fight against lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov did not go as per plan. Well, it’s 2020 and he is back. UFC President Dana White revealed exactly why people love and hate Conor McGregor. Also Read | Conor McGregor Vs Khabib Nurmagomedov Rematch Possible, Admits UFC President Dana WhiteUFC 246: More detailsMain-event:- Conor McGregor vs Donald Cerrone (welterweight bout)Date:- January 19 (IST)Time:- 8:30 AM (IST)Venue:- T-Mobile Arena, Las VegasAlso  Read | Watch Nate Diaz Slap UFC President Dana White The ‘Stockton’ WayAlso Read  | Conor McGregor Beats Rival Khabib Nurmagomedov But Not In The UFC Octagon First Published: 4th January, 2020 18:42 IST Written By WATCH US LIVE FOLLOW UScenter_img Also Read | UFC: Dana White Proud Of MMA Brand Having More Instagram Followers Than NFLUFC: Dana White talks about Conor McGregorIn an interview for the official website of UFC, UFC President Dana White revealed his thoughts about Conor McGregor’s popularity. When asked about kicking off 2020 with Conor McGregor vs Donald Cerrone, Dana White said, “Conor is one of those guys who’s got this incredible personality, who has that “it” factor that makes him a big star.But most importantly, the kid comes in and puts on unbelievably exciting fights. And everything from him showing up to the arena, to the press conference, to the weigh-ins are all just as entertaining and exciting as the fight. He’s got people on both sides—people who hate him and people who love him—but everybody is excited to see him back.” Raj Sarkar SUBSCRIBE TO US LIVE TV COMMENTlast_img read more