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Brissett, newcomers lead Orange hoops in exhibition opener (full coverage)

Oshae Brissett’s 22-points led the Syracuse men’s basketball team to a 77-45 victory over the College of St. Rose in Thursday night’s exhibition game at the Carrier Dome. A pair of newcomers, Elijah Hughes and Buddy Boeheim, contributed heavily with 19 points each. The trio each notched three three-pointers while Brissett led both teams with 14 rebounds.

Paschal Chukwu contributed double-digit rebounds with 11 and added five points and three blocks. Preseason All-ACC selection Tyus Battle recorded seven points and six assists.

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COACH BOEHEIM POST GAME:

MORE COVERAGE ONLINE:

Boeheim hopeful to have Carey and Washington back in practice on Monday, no time frame for Howard (NunesMagician.com)
Elijah Hughes scores 19, returns from basketball limbo: ‘It’s like you’re reborn’ (Syracuse.com)
Syracuse basketball PG Frank Howard is out of boot, no time frame for return (Syracuse.com)
Son of Jim Boeheim makes debut for Syracuse Orange (WHEC)
Syracuse center Paschal Chuwku’s hustle leads to hurdled fan, booze bath (Syracuse.com)
SU picked 4th in preseason ACC media poll, Battle first-team all-conference (NunesMagician.com)

BUDDY BOEHEIM ON FL1 SPORTS POSTGAME SHOW ON 12/3/16:

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