For Pete's Sake

In jersey retirement ceremony at Syracuse, former player’s name was spelled wrong

Syracuse basketball greats Roosevelt Bouie and Louis Orr thanked the crowd during a ceremony where their jerseys were retired Saturday.
Syracuse basketball greats Roosevelt Bouie and Louis Orr thanked the crowd during a ceremony where their jerseys were retired Saturday. The Associated Press

To be fair, Bowie is more common than Bouie.

Still ... Syracuse had egg on its face Saturday.

At a ceremony Saturday, the school retired the jerseys of Roosevelt Bouie and Louis Orr.

Whoops.

The good news for Syracuse is the name was spelled right where it mattered: in the rafters.

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