SU Wins Battle of Boeheim's From Cornell
SYRACUSE, N.Y – The "Battle of the Boeheim's," went Syracuse with Coach Jim and Buddy 72-53 on Wednesday night in the Carrier Dome over Cornell and Buddy Boeheim who scored a game-high 25 points. Buddy Boeheim's 16 points played a key for Orange who were led by
I Elijah Hughes' 22 points, 15 of which came in the second half, paced the Orange.
Ahead 57-46, Hughes banged home a 3-pointer before Boeheim swished one of his own on the next possession, putting the Orange up by 14 points with 2:46 left in the game.
Joe Girard of Glens Falls tallied nine points with six rebounds and four assists.
The Orange will play this Saturday in the Dome against Bucknell. Tip-off is set for 12 p.m. and the game can be watched live on the ACC Network.
Tickets for Bucknell and all regular-season home games are on sale now online (Cuse.com/tickets), by phone (888-DOME-TIX) and at the Dome Box Office located in the Ensley Athletic Center.