The Syracuse Orange men’s basketball team (6-4) picked up their third straight win on Saturday afternoon with an 83-64 victory over the Georgetown Hoyas (5-6) at the JMA Wireless Dome.
Syracuse trailed by 11 points early in the first half but went on a scoring run to take a double-digit lead into the locker room and never looked back.
Four players finished in double figures for the Orange. Jesse Edwards led the way with his fourth double-double of the season, scoring 20 points and securing 11 rebounds. He also blocked five shots, his third game with five or more blocks this season. Judah Mintz also recorded a double-double, netting 16 points and notching 10 assists. Joe Girard had 15, while Benny Williams added 13.
GAME RECAP LINKS:
- ORANGE JUICE LONGTIME RIVAL HOYAS (Cuse.com)
- 1st-half run helps Syracuse come back and handle Georgetown, 83-64 (DailyOrange.com)
- Syracuse 83, Georgetown 64: efficient offense, Edwards’ two-way play drive Orange to third-straight win (NunesMagician.com)
- Observations from SU’s win over Georgetown: Ring of Honor additions, 1st half resurgence (DailyOrange.com)
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