Notable Syracuse Freshman Players and Records
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The list below is a collection of notable freshman players for the Syracuse Orange basketball team. An asterisk (*) indicates a school record for a freshman. This page also includes top 10 records for freshman.

Season Stats
Player
Season Pos G GS Min FG FGA % FT FTA % 3Pt 3PA % Asst Reb DReb OReb Fls DQ TO ST BS Pts PPG APG RPG
Ross Kindel
1974-75 G
25
1
-
54
131
41.2%
25
34
73.5%
-
-
---
79
36
-
-
35
0
-
-
-
133
5.3
3.2
1.4
Dale Shackleford
1975-76 F/C
29
25
-
140
272
51.5%
51
83
61.4%
-
-
---
62
256
-
-
98
5
71
39
14
331
11.4
2.1
8.8
Roosevelt Bouie
1976-77 C
30
30
753
140
258
54.3%
45
55
83.6%
-
-
---
15
242
-
-
90
5
-
-
*91
326
10.9
0.5
8.1
Louis Orr
1976-77 F
30
2
546
105
186
56.5%
72
96
75.0%
-
-
---
52
194
-
-
75
3
-
-
-
282
9.4
1.7
6.5
Eddie Moss
1977-78 G
27
0
-
38
78
48.7%
35
51
68.6%
-
-
---
66
43
-
-
44
1
-
24
-
111
4.1
2.4
1.6
Erich Santifer
1979-80 F
30
16
-
137
266
51.5%
46
69
66.7%
-
-
---
45
98
-
-
64
0
-
32
-
320
10.7
1.5
3.3
Tony 'Red' Bruin
1979-80 F
24
0
-
58
141
41.1%
30
40
75.0%
-
-
---
31
45
-
-
45
0
-
-
146
6.1
1.3
1.9
Andre Hawkins
1981-82 C
29
29
569
60
96
*62.5%
43
63
68.3%
-
-
---
13
114
-
-
100
6
43
27
18
163
5.6
0.4
3.9
Rafael Addison
1982-83 F
31
1
572
110
211
52.1%
41
63
65.1%
-
-
---
37
98
-
-
66
4
40
19
12
261
8.4
1.2
3.2
Wendell Alexis
1982-83 F
30
0
488
61
120
50.8%
48
64
75.0%
-
-
---
14
134
-
-
70
4
28
15
16
170
5.7
0.5
4.5
Pearl Washington
1983-84 G
32
32
1087
185
340
54.4%
90
136
66.2%
-
-
---
*199
83
-
-
100
4
111
76
3
460
14.4
*6.2
2.6
Michael Brown
1984-85 G
31
30
726
120
229
52.4%
20
23
87.0%
-
-
---
42
73
-
-
57
0
50
25
3
260
8.4
1.4
2.4
Rony Seikaly
1984-85 C
31
31
775
96
177
54.2%
58
104
55.8%
-
-
---
13
198
-
-
117
*11
51
12
59
250
8.1
0.4
6.4
Derrick Coleman
1986-87 F
38
*38
1163
173
309
56.0%
107
156
68.6%
0
0
---
45
333
-
-
*120
8
67
45
68
453
11.9
1.2
8.8
Stephen Thompson
1986-87 G/F
38
0
464
72
155
46.5%
45
86
53.5%
2
3
66.7%
28
70
-
-
46
0
44
21
8
192
5.1
0.7
1.8
Billy Owens
1988-89 F
38
*38
1215
196
376
51.1%
94
145
64.8%
8
36
22.2%
119
263
-
-
110
2
76
64
35
494
13.0
3.1
6.9
Michael Edwards
1989-90 G
33
18
794
78
184
42.4%
24
32
75.0%
28
83
33.7%
168
36
-
-
61
3
81
29
1
208
6.3
5.0
1.1
Adrian Autry
1990-91 G
31
30
1030
106
264
40.2%
62
88
70.5%
26
82
31.7%
164
79
-
-
104
2
*112
62
4
300
9.7
5.3
2.6
Lawrence Moten
1991-92 G/F
32
30
1080
193
388
49.7%
152
202
75.3%
45
140
32.1%
63
192
99
93
86
1
80
46
34
583
18.2
2.0
6.0
John Wallace
1992-93 F
29
29
863
130
247
52.6%
61
85
71.9%
0
1
0.0%
38
221
145
76
75
2
92
34
39
321
11.1
1.3
7.6
Otis Hill
1993-94 C
30
29
729
100
185
54.1%
38
65
58.5%
0
0
---
36
168
103
65
115
10
48
29
42
238
7.9
1.2
5.6
Jason Hart
1996-97 G
32
32
1142
113
298
37.9%
58
84
69.0%
23
70
32.9%
184
113
83
30
85
3
99
*90
2
307
9.6
5.8
3.5
Etan Thomas
1996-97 F/C
25
12
408
44
103
53.4%
33
71
46.5%
0
0
---
3
105
53
52
58
1
33
9
48
143
5.7
0.1
4.2
Tony Bland
1998-99 G
32
1
502
53
124
42.7%
24
40
60.0%
12
40
30.0%
51
44
31
13
35
1
46
27
8
142
4.4
1.6
1.8
Preston Shumpert
1998-99 G/F
32
0
456
57
148
39.9%
27
37
73.0%
27
93
29.0%
18
76
37
39
25
0
9
15
6
172
5.4
0.6
2.4
DeShaun Williams
1999-00 G
30
0
479
67
156
43.0%
16
21
76.2%
38
91
*41.8%
50
45
29
16
46
1
40
34
2
188
6.3
1.7
1.5
Jeremy McNeil
2000-01 C
34
21
542
32
49
65.3%
21
37
56.8%
0
0
---
4
107
69
38
103
10
26
11
64
85
2.5
0.1
3.2
Hakim Warrick
2001-02 F
35
19
609
95
172
55.2%
23
60
38.3%
1
2
50.0%
18
168
98
70
71
1
40
20
22
214
6.1
0.5
4.8
Craig Forth
2001-02 C
36
36
780
74
167
44.3%
29
46
63.0%
0
0
---
41
162
89
73
108
4
45
28
65
177
4.9
1.1
4.5
Gerry McNamara
2002-03 G
35
35
1235
146
364
40.1%
90
99
*90.9%
85
238
35.7%
155
80
66
14
69
1
85
77
2
467
13.3
4.4
2.3
Carmelo Anthony
2002-03 F
35
35
1274
*277
*612
45.3%
168
*238
70.6%
56
166
33.7%
77
*349
*248
*101
77
0
77
55
30
778
*22.2
2.0
*10.0
Billy Edelin
2002-03 G
23
0
533
80
146
54.8%
48
71
67.6%
0
2
0%
58
78
55
23
22
0
58
24
2
208
9.0
2.5
3.4
Demetris Nichols
2003-04 F
26
15
441
42
121
34.7%
8
18
44.4%
17
72
23.6%
5
58
39
19
47
2
15
15
16
109
4.2
0.6
2.2
Eric Devendorf
2005-06 G
35
30
947
157
353
44.5%
64
67
82.1%
50
133
37.6%
82
86
69
17
93
3
81
36
14
428
12.2
2.3
2.5
Paul Harris
2006-07 F/G
35
1
758
94
217
43.3%
113
166
68.1%
1
20
5.0%
57
248
174
74
68
1
66
28
21
302
8.6
1.6
7.1
Jonny Flynn
2007-08 G
35
35
1243
191
416
45.9%
110
142
77.5%
56
161
34.8%
185
94
72
22
51
0
95
53
6
548
15.7
5.3
2.7
Donte Greene
2007-08 F
35
35
1253
218
521
41.8%
94
133
70.7%
*90
*261
34.5%
71
251
191
60
101
4
91
45
57
620
17.7
2.0
7.2
Scoop Jardine
2007-08 G
33
10
646
71
152
46.7%
34
41
82.9%
5
18
27.8%
82
50
40
10
63
3
59
38
3
181
5.5
2.5
1.5
Rick Jackson
2007-08 F/C
35
0
452
51
97
52.6%
29
53
52.8%
0
0
---
19
105
63
42
44
0
32
15
44
130
3.7
0.5
3.0
Brandon Triche
2009-10 G
35
35
747
100
200
50.0%
52
82
63.4%
32
80
40.0%
99
63
40
23
45
0
71
30
2
284
8.1
2.8
1.8
Fab Melo
2010-11 C
33
24
327
34
56
60.7%
9
25
36.0%
0
0
---
8
64
42
22
60
2
25
10
25
77
2.3
0.3
1.9
C.J. Fair
2010-11 F
32
0
596
82
11
54.3%
39
64
60.9%
1
3
33.3%
13
122
72
50
39
0
27
26
25
204
6.4
0.4
3.8
Dion Waiters
2010-11 G
34
0
554
78
190
41.1%
39
48
81.3%
28
85
32.9%
50
53
41
12
46
0
30
38
4
223
6.6
1.5
1.6
Baye Keita
2010-11 C
35
10
511
31
55
56.4%
15
31
48.4%
0
0
---
7
131
83
48
76
5
20
21
43
77
2.2
0.2
3.7
Rakeem Christmas
2011-12 F
37
35
425
43
75
57.3%
16
28
57.1%
0
0
---
7
108
68
40
63
4
23
11
30
102
2.8
0.2
2.9
DaJuan Coleman
2012-13 C
24
20
305
42
96
43.8%
30
65
46.2%
0
0
---
4
95
58
37
30
0
23
13
9
114
4.8
0.2
4.0
Jerami Grant
2012-13 F
*40
9
572
54
117
46.2%
41
73
56.2%
6
15
40.0%
18
118
72
46
54
1
26
17
17
155
3.9
0.5
3.0
Trevor Cooney
2012-13 g
39
0
436
47
146
32.2%
11
15
73.3%
28
105
26.7%
23
32
24
8
33
0
19
28
3
133
3.4
0.6
0.8
Tyler Ennis
2013-14 G
34
34
1215
148
360
41.1%
114
149
76.5%
30
85
35.3%
187
115
88
27
69
1
58
71
6
440
12.9
5.5
3.4
Kaleb Joseph
2014-15 G
31
30
847
68
181
37.6%
41
57
71.9%
7
35
20.0%
119
68
54
14
57
0
72
28
3
184
5.9
3.8
2.2
Chris McCullough
2014-15 F
16
16
450
54
113
47.8%
40
71
56.3%
1
1
100%
18
110
74
36
41
2
35
27
33
149
9.3
1.1
6.9
Malachi Richardson
2015-16 F
37
37
1272
152
412
36.9%
113
157
72.0%
79
224
35.3%
77
158
139
19
91
1
79
43
10
496
13.4
2.1
4.3
Tyler Lydon
2015-16 F/C
37
0
1122
127
265
47.9%
72
93
77.4%
49
121
40.5%
41
233
167
66
101
2
47
42
67
375
10.1
1.1
6.3
Tyus Battle
2016-17 G
34
25
1044
127
293
43.3%
97
116
79.8%
60
164
36.6%
58
72
61
11
66
0
39
44
8
385
11.3
1.7
2.1
Taurean Thompson
2016-17 F/C
34
21
607
130
238
54.6%
49
76
64.5%
3
16
18.8%
19
129
82
47
84
2
4
23
33
312
9.2
0.6
3.8
Matthew Moyer
2017-18 F
35
20
587
45
85
52.9%
22
41
53.7%
1
9
11.1%
16
120
82
38
52
1
25
13
11
113
3.2
0.5
3.4
Oshae Brissett
2017-18 F
37
37
*1411
162
458
35.4%
*174
221
78.7%
55
166
33.1%
34
327
245
82
83
1
69
43
29
553
14.9
0.9
8.8
Marek Dolezaj
2017-18 F/C
37
17
1033
79
147
53.7%
54
76
71.1%
2
9
22.2%
57
179
107
72
102
4
51
30
28
214
5.8
1.5
4.8
Buddy Boeheim
2018-19 G
32
5
546
72
189
38.1%
26
33
78.8%
47
133
35.3%
33
52
34
18
38
0
25
18
3
217
6.8
1.0
1.6

 

Top 10 Records for Freshmen

 

Points Scored
Rank
Player Games Year Points
1
Carmelo Anthony
35
2002-03
778
2
Donte' Greene
35
2007-08
620
3
Lawrence Moten
32 1991-92 583
4
Oshae Brissett
37 2017-18 553
5
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 548
6
Malachi Richardson
37 2015-16 496
7
Billy Owens
38 1988-89 494
8
Gerry McNamara
35 2002-03 467
9
Pearl Washington
32 1983-84 14.4
10
Derrick Coleman
38 1986-87 11.9
 
Points Per Game
Rank
Player Games Year PPG
1
Carmelo Anthony
35
2002-03
22.2
2
Lawrence Moten
32
1991-92
18.2
3
Donte' Greene
35 2007-08 17.7
4
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 15.7
5
Oshae Brissett
37 2017-18 14.9
6
Pearl Washington
32 1983-84 14.4
7
Malachi Richardson
37 2015-16 13.4
8
Gerry McNamara
35 2002-03 13.3
9
Billy Owens
38 1988-89 13.0
10
Tyler Ennis
34 2013-14 12.9
     
Rebounds
Rank
Player Games Year Reb
1
Carmelo Anthony
35
2002-03
349
2
Derrick Coleman
38
1986-87
333
3
Oshae Brissett
37 2017-18 327
4
Billy Owens
38 1988-89 263
5
Dale Shackleford
29 1975-76 256
6
Donte' Greene
35 2007-08 251
7
Paul Harris
35 2006-07 248
8
Roosevelt Bouie
30 1976-77 242
9
Tyler Lydon
37 2015-16 233
10
John Wallace
29 1992-93 221
 
Rebounds Per Game
Rank
Player Games Year RPG
1
Carmelo Anthony
35
2002-03
10.0
2
Derrick Coleman
38
1986-87
8.8
3
Oshae Brissett
37 2017-18 8.8
4
Dale Shackleford
29 1975-76 8.8
5
Roosevelt Bouie
30 1976-77 8.1
6
John Wallace
29 1992-93 7.6
7
Donte' Greene
35 2007-08 7.2
8
Paul Harris
35 2006-07 7.1
9
Billy Owens
38 1988-89 6.9
10
Louis Orr
30 1976-77 6.5
     
Assists
Rank
Player Games Year Asst
1
Pearl Washington
32
1983-84
199
2
Tyler Ennis
34
2013-14
187
3
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 185
4
Jason Hart
32 1996-97 184
5
Michael Edwards
33 1989-90 168
6
Adrian Autry
31 1990-91 164
7
Gerry McNamara
35 2002-03 155
8
Billy Owens
38 1988-89 119
-
Kaleb Joseph
31 2014-15 119
10
Brandon Triche
35 2009-10 99
 
Assists Per Game
Rank
Player Games Year APG
1
Pearl Washington
32
1983-84
6.2
2
Jason Hart
35
1996-97
5.8
3
Tyler Ennis
34 2013-14 5.5
4
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 5.3
5
Adrian Autry
31 1990-91 5.3
6
Michael Edwards
33 1989-90 5.0
7
Gerry McNamara
35 2002-03 4.4
8
Kaleb Joseph
31 2014-15 3.8
9
Ross Kindel
25 1974-75 3.2
10
Billy Owens
38 1988-89 3.1
     
Minutes
Rank
Player Games Year Min
1
Oshae Brissett
37
2017-18
1,411
2
Carmelo Anthony
35
2002-03
1,274
3
Malachi Richardson
37 2015-16 1,272
4
Donte' Greene
35 2007-08 1,253
5
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 1,243
6
Gerry McNamara
35 2002-03 1,235
7
Tyler Ennis
34 2013-14 1,215
-
Billy Owens
38 1988-89 1,215
9
Derrick Coleman
38 1986-87 1,163
10
Jason Hart
32 1996-97 1,142
 
Minutes Per Game
Rank
Player Games Year MPG
1
Oshae Brissett
37
2017-18
38.1
2
Carmelo Anthony
35
2002-03
36.4
3
Donte' Greene
35 2007-08 35.8
4
Tyler Ennis
34 2013-14 35.7
-
Jason Hart
32 1996-97 35.7
6
Gerry McNamara
35 2002-03 35.3
7
Malachi Richardson
37 2015-16 34.4
8
Pearl Washington
32 1983-84 34.0
9
Lawrence Moten
32 1991-92 33.8
10
Adrian Autry
31 1990-91 33.2
     
Field Goals
Rank
Player Games Year FG
1
Carmelo Anthony
35
2002-03
277
2
Donte' Greene
35
2007-08
218
3
Billy Owens
38 1988-89 196
4
Lawrence Moten
32 1991-92 193
5
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 191
6
Pearl Washington
32 1983-84 185
7
Derrick Coleman
38 1986-87 173
8
Oshae Brissett
37 2017-18 162
9
Eric Devendorf
35 2005-06 157
10
Malachie Richardson
37 2015-16 152
 
Field Goal % (Min 100 attempts)
Rank
Player Att Year FG%
1
Louis Orr
105-186
1976-77
56.5%
2
Derrick Coleman
173-309
1986-87
56.0%
3
Hakim Warrick
95-172 2001-02 55.2%
4
Billy Edelin
80-146 2002-03 54.8%
5
Taurean Thompson
130-238 2016-17 54.6%
6
Pearl Washington
185-340 1983-84 54.4%
7
Roosevelt Bouie
140-258 1976-77 54.3%
8
Rony Seikaly
96-177 1984-85 54.2%
9
Otis Hill
100-185 1993-94 54.1%
10
Marek Dolezaj
79-147 2017-18 53.7%
     
3 Point Field Goals
Rank
Player Games Year 3FG
1
Donte' Green
35
2007-08
90
2
Gerry McNamara
35
2002-03
85
3
Malachi Richardson
37 2015-16 79
4
Tyus Battle
34 2016-17 60
5
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 56
-
Carmelo Anthony
35 2002-03 56
7
Oshae Brissett
37 2017-18 55
8
Eric Devendorf
35 2005-06 50
9
Tyler Lydon
37 2015-16 49
10
Buddy Boeheim
32 2018-19 47
 
3 Point Field Goal % (Min 50 attempts)
Rank
Player Att Year 3FG%
1
DeShaun Williams
38-91 1999-00 41.8%
2
Tyler Lydon
49-121 2015-16 40.5%
3
Brandon Triche
32-80 2009-10 40.0%
4
Eric Devendorf
50-133 2005-06 37.6%
5
Tyus Battle
60-164 2016-17 36.6%
6
Gerry McNamara
85-238 2002-03 35.7%
7
Malachi Richardson
79-224 2015-16 35.3%
8
Buddy Boeheim
47-133 2018-19 35.3%
-
Tyler Ennis
30-85 2013-14 35.3%
10
Jonny Flynn
56-161 2007-08 34.8%
     
Free Throws
Rank
Player G Year FT
1
Oshae Brissett
37
2017-18
174
2
Carmelo Anthony
35
2002-03
168
3
Lawrence Moten
32 1991-92 152
4
Tyler Ennis
34 2013-14 114
5
Paul Harris
35 2006-07 113
-
Malachi Richardson
37 2015-16 113
7
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 110
8
Derrick Coleman
38 1986-87 107
9
Tyus Battle
34 2016-17 97
10
Billy Owens
38 1988-89 94
 
Free Throw % (Min 50 attempts)
Rank
Player FT-FTA Year 3FG%
1
Gerry McNamara
90-99
2002-03
90.9%
2
Roosevelt Bouie
45-55
1976-77
83.6%
3
Eric Devendorf
64-67 2005-06 82.1%
4
Tyus Battle
97-116 2016-17 79.8%
5
Oshae Brissett
174-221 2017-18 78.7%
6
Jonny Flynn
110-142 2007-08 77.5%
7
Tyler Lydon
72-93 2015-16 77.4%
8
Tyler Ennis
114-149 2013-14 76.5%
9
Lawrence Moten
152-202 1991-92 75.2%
10
Louis Orr
72-96 1976-77 75.0%
-
Wendell Alexis
48-64 1982-83 75.0%
     
Steals
Rank
Player G Year Stl
1
Jason Hart
32
1996-97
90
2
Gerry McNamara
35
2002-03
77
3
Pearl Washington
32 1983-84 76
4
Tyler Ennis
34 2013-14 71
5
Billy Owens
38 1988-89 64
6
Adrian Autry
31 1990-91 62
7
Carmelo Anthony
35 2002-03 55
8
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 53
9
Lawrence Moten
32 1991-92 46
10
Donte Greene
35 2007-08 45
-
Derrick Coleman
38 1986-87 45
 
Steals Per Game
Rank
Player G Year Stl
1
Jason Hart
32
1996-97
2.81
2
Pearl Washington
32
1983-84
2.38
3
Gerry McNamara
35 2002-03 2.20
4
Tyler Ennis
34 2013-14 2.09
5
Adrian Autry
31 1990-91 2.00
6
Billy Owens
38 1988-89 1.68
7
Carmelo Anthony
35 2002-03 1.57
8
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 1.51
9
Lawrence Moten
32 1991-92 1.44
10
Dale Shackleford
29 1975-76 1.34
     
Blocks
Rank
Player G Year Blk
1
Roosevelt Bouie
30
1976-77
91
2
Derrick Coleman
38
1986-87
68
3
Tyler Lydon
37 2015-16 67
4
Craig Forth
36 2001-02 65
5
Jeremy McNeil
34 2000-01 64
6
Rony Seikaly
31 1984-85 59
7
Donte' Greene
35 2007-08 57
8
Etan Thomas
25 1996-97 48
9
Rick Jackson
35 2007-08 44
10
Baye Keita
35 2010-11 43
 
Blocks Per Game
Rank
Player G Year B/G
1
Roosevelt Bouie
30
1976-77
3.03
2
Etan Thomas
25
1996-97
1.92
3
Rony Seikaly
31 1984-85 1.90
4
Jeremy McNeil
34 2000-01 1.88
5
Tyler Lydon
37 2015-16 1.81
-
Craig Forth
36 2001-02 1.81
7
Derrick Coleman
38 1986-87 1.79
8
Donte' Greene
35 2007-08 1.63
9
Otis Hill
30 1993-94 1.40
10
John Wallace
29 1992-93 1.34
     
Turnovers
Rank
Player G Year TOV
1
Adrian Autry
31
1990-91
112
2
Pearl Washington
32
1983-84
111
3
Jaon Hart
32 1996-97 99
4
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 95
5
John Wallace
29 1992-93 92
6
Donte' Greene
35 2007-08 91
7
Gerry McNamara
35 2002-03 85
8
Michael Edwards
33 1989-90 85
9
Eric Devendorf
35 2005-06 81
10
Lawrence Moten
32 1991-92 80
 
Turnovers Per Game
Rank
Player G Year TOV/G
1
Adrian Autry
31
1990-91
3.61
2
Pearl Washington
32
1983-84
3.47
3
John Wallace
29 1992-93 3.17
4
Jason Hart
32 1996-97 3.09
5
Jonny Flynn
35 2007-08 2.71
6
Donte' Greene
35 2007-08 2.60
7
Billy Edelin
23 2002-03 2.52
8
Lawrence Moten
32 1991-92 2.50
9
Michael Edwards
33 1989-90 2.45
10
Dale Shackleford
29 1975-76 2.45
     
Personal Fouls
Rank
Player G Year PF
1
Derrick Coleman
38
1986-87
120
2
Rony Seikaly
31
1984-85
117
3
Otis Hill
30 1993-94 115
4
Billy Owens
38 1998-89 110
5
Craig Forth
36 2001-02 108
6
Adrian Autry
31 1990-91 104
7
Jeremy McNeil
34 2000-01 103
8
Marek Dolezaj
37 2017-18 102
9
Donte' Greene
35 2007-08 101
-
Tyler Lydon
37 2015-16 101
 
Disqualifications
Rank
Player Year DQ
1
Rony Seikaly
1984-85
11
2
Otis Hill
1993-94
10
-
Jeremy McNeil
2000-01 10
4
Derrick Coleman
1986-87 8
5
Andre Hawkins
1981-82 6
6
Dale Shackleford
1975-76 5
-
Roosevelt Bouie
1976-77 5
-
Baye Keita
2010-11 5
-
Gene Waldron
1980-81 5
-
Rodney Walker
1985-86 5

 

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