Brandon Triche had 21 points and seven rebounds, James Southerland added 15 points and three blocks, and No. 8 Syracuse beat Wagner 88-57 Sunday.
Syracuse has won 23 straight home games and 34 in a row in the Carrier Dome against nonconference foes. The Orange (2-0) opened their season on the road a week ago with a 62-49 win over then-No. 20 San Diego State on the flight deck of the former aircraft carrier USS Midway.
Baye Moussa Keita had a career-high 15 points on 6-of-6 shooting, all in the second half. Michael Carter-Williams had a career-high 11 assists, and Trevor Cooney had eight points and five steals for Syracuse.
Jonathon Williams led Wagner with 14 points and nine rebounds and Kenneth Ortiz had 11 points.
Last year, the Seahawks (0-2) beat 15th-ranked Pitt 59-54 on the Panthers' tough home court at the Peterson Events Center. It was one of 12 road victories for Wagner, which led the NCAA.
No such luck on Sunday.
Wagner, which opened the season with a 73-69 overtime ...