Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/17/14
Michael Carter-Williams came up clutch over the weekend, helping Syracuse pull out one of its most impressive wins in recent memory. The Orange, though, don't have much time to celebrate with Big East rival Cincinnati coming to town Monday. Looking to extend its school-record home winning streak to 35, No. 6 Syracuse tries to avenge a postseason loss in its most recent meeting with the Bearcats. The Orange (17-1, 5-0), whose only previous game against a Top 25 foe this season was a victory over then-No. 20 San Diego State in their season opener, won 70-68 at top-ranked Louisville on Saturday. Senior Brandon Triche had a team-high 23 points but it was Carter-Williams who played the role of hero, scoring 11 of the Orange's final 13 points. After picking off a Peyton Siva pass with 26 seconds left and putting Syracuse up for good with a fast-break dunk, Carter-Williams took the ball away from Gorgui Dieng with six seconds remaining to seal the game. The sophomore standout finished ...
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