Providence Falls 72-66 Against Syracuse - Game Recap
Syracuse got a 23-point performance from C.J. Fair, who added 11 rebounds as Syracuse ran past Providence 72-66 on Wednesday at Dunkin Donuts Center.
Syracuse won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 11.5-point spread.
Syracuse got 17 points from Michael Carter-Williams and another 15 points from Rakeem Christmas. Michael Carter-Williams contributed 6 assists, while C.J. Fair cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Providence got 24 points from Bryce Cotton in a losing cause and another 10 points from LaDontae Henton. Vincent Council contributed 8 assists for them, while Sidiki Johnson had 7 rebounds.
Syracuse trailed at halftime, 33-30.
Syracuse won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-27.