Sophomore Tyus Battle and junior Frank Howard each eclipsed 20 points to lead Syracuse (16-8, 5-6 ACC) to a 78-73 win over Louisville (16-8, 6-5 ACC) Monday night at the KFC Yum! Center. The triumph is the Orange’s first at Louisville since 2013.
Battle finished with 25 points and Howard added 22 points and five rebounds. Freshman Oshae Brissett totaled 16 points along with eight boards.
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- Box Score (Syracuse.com)
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Syracuse looks to snap its two-game losing streak when it plays its second game in three days at Louisville on Monday night. Tip-off in the KFC Yum! Center is scheduled for 7 pm. The game will be televised on ESPN and on the Watch ESPN app. Fans can also listen to the live broadcast on the Syracuse IMG Radio Network. Louisville leads the all-time series over Syracuse 18-8. The Cardinals took both matchups in the 2016-17 campaign.
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