March Madness - Recap - Syracuse Defeats Montana 81-34
|March Madness - Recap - Syracuse Defeats Montana 81-34|
Syracuse blew out Montana on Thursday, running up the score in an 81-34 win at HP Pavilion.
Syracuse was a 13-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Brandon Triche had 20 points for Syracuse and C.J. Fair chipped in with 13 points. Michael Carter-Williams had 9 assists for them, while Michael Carter-Williams was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Montana got a 5-point performance from Kareem Jamar, who was supported by 5 points from Jordan Gregory. Kareem Jamar had 1 assists in a losing cause for Montana, while Will Cherry grabbed 5 rebounds.
Syracuse led at halftime, 38-15.
Syracuse won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-33.