Rookie Quarterback Geno Smith and the New York Jets have agreed on a 4 year, 5 Million Dollar deal just in time for Training Camp, which starts Thursday in Cortland. This leaves two draft picks still unsigned: Cornerback Dee Milner and Defensive Tackle Sheldon Richardson.
The captains have been announced for the upcoming season of the SUNY Cortland Football team ... they are Running Back Justin Autera and Fullback/Defensive Lineman Joe Kirchner. The season opens at home on September 7th against Buffalo State.
The Syracuse Football team has been picked to finish 6th in the ACC's Atlantic Division. Clemson has been picked to win and Miami is the preseason favorite in the Costal Division.
James Southerland scored 7 points and helped the Golden State Warriors beat the Phoenix Suns 91-77 for the summer league championship in Las Vegas. Arinze Onuwaku scored six for the Suns in the loss.
In Minor League Baseball, Syracuse fell to Louisville 6-4, Binghamton lost to Reading 5-4 in a game shortened to six-and-a -half innings by weather, and Vermont blanked Auburn 7-0.