Syracuse’s Buddy Boeheim suspended for ACC tournament game against Duke for punching Florida State player

Mar 9, 2022

In a two-sentence statement, the ACC has announced that Buddy Boeheim has been suspended for Syracuse’s ACC tournament quarterfinal game against Duke for punching a Florida State in the Orange’s 96-57 win on Wednesday.

“The Atlantic Coast Conference today announced a one-game suspension for Syracuse men’s basketball student-athlete Buddy Boeheim as a result of a flagrant act committed during the first half of the Syracuse-Florida State game,’' the release read. “Boeheim will miss Syracuse’s Thursday ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament game versus Duke.’'

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