Recap - Syracuse Defeats DePaul 78-57
|Recap - Syracuse Defeats DePaul 78-57|
Syracuse blew out DePaul on Wednesday, running up the score in a 78-57 win at Carrier Dome.
Syracuse was the ATS victor, as they covered the 19.5-point spread as a favorite.
James Southerland had 22 points for Syracuse and C.J. Fair chipped in with 16 points. Michael Carter-Williams had 5 assists for them, while James Southerland was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
DePaul got 15 points from Cleveland Melvin in a losing cause and another 12 points from Brandon Young. Brandon Young contributed 6 assists for them, while Cleveland Melvin had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Syracuse were victorious, as the score was 35-26 at the break.
Syracuse won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-38.