Posted November 14, 2011 on AP on Fox
Big_east_tournament_2ad3
Dion Waiters had 17 points, Kris Joseph and James Southerland each had 15, and No. 5 Syracuse beat Manhattan 92-56 on Monday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off. The Orange (2-0) will play Albany (1-1) at home on Tuesday night. The Great Danes beat Brown 77-68 earlier Monday in the Carrier Dome. Gerardo Suero had 29 points and Logan Aronhalt added 19 points and 13 rebounds to lead Albany. Syracuse had won 11 straight in the series against Manhattan, the most recent 87-82 in overtime six years ago. This one was over at halftime. The Orange were 22 of 38 (57.9 percent) in the opening period, 7 of 13 from beyond the arc, with Joseph hitting 3 of 4 to go over 1,000 points in his career. And the Syracuse defense forced 16 turnovers, blocked seven shots, and held the Jaspers to 9 of 29 shooting (31 percent) as the Orange built a 52-26 lead at the break. Brandon Triche had 12 points and 7-foot center Fab Melo again was a force down low, finishing with 11 points, a career-high nine rebounds...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

No. 5 Syracuse 98, Albany (NY) 74

Kris Joseph and James Southerland each scored 19 points, and No. 5 Syracuse beat upstate New York foe Albany 98-74 in the NIT Season Tipoff on Tuesday night. Syracuse (3-0) advances to the tournament semifinals against Virginia Tech in New York. The Orange beat Manhattan 92-56 in the first round on Monday night with a high-tempo attack that produced 42 points on the fast break...

Joseph has 19, No. 5 Syracuse beats Albany 98-74

Kris Joseph and James Southerland each scored 19 points, and No. 5 Syracuse beat upstate New York foe Albany 98-74 in the NIT Season Tipoff on Tuesday night.

Syracuse 98, Albany 74: Joseph Scores 19 as No. 5 Syracuse Beats Albany 98-74

Kris Joseph and James Southerland each scored 19 points, and No. 5 Syracuse beat upstate New York foe Albany 98-74 in the NIT Season Tipoff on Tuesday night.

Syracuse tops Manhattan for 11th straight victory

Dion Waiters had 17 points, Kris Joseph and James Southerland each had 15, and No. 5 Syracuse beat Manhattan 92-56 on Monday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off.

No. 5 Syracuse overwhelms Manhattan 92-56

Dion Waiters had 17 points, Kris Joseph and James Southerland each had 15, and No. 5 Syracuse beat Manhattan 92-56 on Monday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off.

Joseph, Southerland help No. 5 Syracuse coast

Kris Joseph and James Southerland each scored 19 points, and No. 5 Syracuse beat upstate New York foe Albany 98-74 in the NIT Season Tipoff on Tuesday night.

Syracuse rides balanced attack by Manhattan

Dion Waiters had 17 points, Kris Joseph and James Southerland each had 15, and No. 5 Syracuse beat Manhattan 92-56 on Monday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off.

No. 5 Syracuse overwhelms Manhattan 92-56

Dion Waiters had 17 points, Kris Joseph and James Southerland each had 15, and No. 5 Syracuse beat Manhattan 92-56 on Monday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off.

Fifth-ranked 'Cuse rolls past Albany with ease

Kris Joseph and James Southerland each scored 19 points, and No. 5 Syracuse beat upstate New York foe Albany 98-74 in the NIT Season Tipoff on Tuesday night.

No. 5 Syracuse Leads Manhattan 52-26 at Halftime

Senior Kris Joseph became the 55th player in program history to record 1,000 points as the No. 5 Syracuse basketball team leads Manhattan 52-26 at halftime.

No. 5 Syracuse overwhelms Manhattan (AP)

Dion Waiters had 17 points, Kris Joseph and James Southerland each had 15, and No. 5 Syracuse beat Manhattan 92-56 on Monday night in the NIT Season Tip-Off. The Orange (2-0) will play Albany (1-1) at home on Tuesday night. The Great Danes beat Brown 77-68 earlier Monday in the Carrier Dome. Gerardo Suero had 29 points and Logan Aronhalt added 19 points and 13 rebounds to lead Albany.

Syracuse reaches NIT Season Tipoff semis (AP)

Albany coach Will Brown promised his Great Danes would be aggressive against fifth-ranked Syracuse. They were, and the Orange just took the challenge in stride. Kris Joseph and James Southerland each scored 19 points, and Syracuse beat upstate New York foe Albany 98-74 in the NIT Season Tipoff on Tuesday night.

Syracuse Tops Manhattan

Dion Waiters had 17 points, Kris Joseph and James Southerland each had 15, and No. 5 Syracuse beat Manhattan, 92-56, in the N.I.T. Season Tip-Off.
College Basketball News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.