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Syracuse Orange - Wikipedia

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The Syracuse Orange is the nickname used by the athletic teams of Syracuse University. ... The Syracuse Orange Men's Cross Country Team has a well rooted history, with an NCAA Championship victo...

Origins of Orange: Colors, nicknames and mascots of Syracuse ...

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Mar 24, 2015 ... Somehow, it flew the coop, along with Hillmen, Bill Orange's Men ... Otto may have a masculine name, but SU's official mascot is androgynous.

mascot history - Archives - Syracuse University

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In the 1920's Syracuse University football had a four-footed mascot, Vita the Goat. ... The mascot was known as "The Orange" until 1990 when the name Otto first ... enough in recent years to lead the Orangemen to many successful seasons, ...

Syracuse changes nickname, logo - The Daily Orange - The ...

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Jun 3, 2004 ... For years, Syracuse teams have been identified as the Orangemen and ... 'We looked at some cultural aspects, the history of the school and the culture around ... each sport under the same hue by name was the right decision.

Why are Syracuse's sports teams called the orange - Answers.com

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The name comes from the official school color-orange. The teams used to be called the ... official school color-orange.The teams used to be called the orangemen, but it was changed to the orange to be gender. ... Answered. In Name Origins ...

Orangemen - Online Etymology Dictionary

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The name is from the town of Orange on the Rhone in France, which became ... Syracuse University in New York state acquired its "Otto the Orange" mascot.

History of the Saltine Warrior | - SyrGuide

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Apr 10, 2013 ... The Saltine Warrior was the official mascot of Syracuse University for 47 years ... The name of the Chief depited in the portrait was “O-gee-ke-da ...

RealClearSports - Top 10 Weirdest Mascots - 2. Otto the Orange

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Otto the Orange - Syracuse University. Syracuse is known for its severe winters. They average nearly 120 inches of snow per year, and it's not uncommon for the  ...

Women's Basketball - Syracuse University Athletics

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Orangewomen - official web site with news, schedule, roster, statistics.

Syracuse Orange Logos - NCAA Division I (s-t) (NCAA s-t) - Chris ...

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Syracuse Orange Logo on Chris Creamer's Sports Logos Page - SportsLogos. Net. A virtual museum of sports logos, uniforms and historical items. ... All team and league information, sports logos, sports uniforms and names contained within ...

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Syracuse University Archives: Syracuse University History - Why ...

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Syracuse University's first colors, in 1872, were "pink and pea green," but then a year later became "rose pink and azure blue." SU's color finally was changed to ...

Do Syracuse Orangemen hate Catholics? [Archive] - Straight Dope ...

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What is the origin of the Orangemen mascot? ... i'm at a student at syracuse and can tell you that the name comes from the updated school color ...

From the Saltine Warrior to Otto the Orange - Happy Birthday ...

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Mar 24, 2013 ... Focus on Fraternity History & More ... Syracuse is the only university whose mascot started as a goat, became an ... as the Syracuse Orangemen and Syracuse Orangewomen became ... A successful campaign by the students who had worn the orange costume led Chancellor Ken Shaw to name Otto as the ...