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Syracuse can’t finish in critical Dome loss to Wolfpack (full coverage)

Freshman Oshae Brissett tied his career-high with 25 points and added seven rebounds to lead Syracuse (16-9, 6-7 ACC) in a 74-70 loss to NC State (17-9, 7-6 ACC) Wednesday night in the Carrier Dome. Sophomore Tyus Battle posted 17 points and Frank Howard added 16 points with six assists for the Orange.

Allerik Freeman led NC State with 17 points and five assists. Markell Johnson totaled 16 points, five boards and five assists. Markell Johnson hit a 3-pointer to give NC State a 73-70 lead with 35 seconds to go. Omer Yurtseven made a free throw down the stretch to seal the victory.

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MORE COVERAGE ONLINE:

Gallery: Syracuse falls against North Carolina State 74-70 (Daily Orange)
NC State 74, Syracuse 70: A devastating loss for the Orange (NunesMagician.com)
Syracuse can’t defend 3-point line in loss to NC State (Syracuse.com)
Syracuse center Paschal Chukwu on back injury: ‘I felt something pop’ (Syracuse.com)
Best and worst from Syracuse basketball vs. North Carolina State (Syracuse.com)

 


PREVIEW:

Syracuse and NC State bring identical ACC records into their matchup on Wednesday at 9 pm.in the Carrier Dome. The Orange are in search of their third consecutive victory. The game will be televised on ACC Network and on the Watch ESPN app. The game will be on WSTQ in the Central New York area. Find your local affiliate on the ACC Network Affiliate Page. Fans can also listen to the live broadcast on the Syracuse IMG Radio Network.

The Orange hold a 7-3 all-time record against NC State. In last year’s contest, Syracuse overcame a 16-point deficit and pulled out a 100-93 victory in OT.

PREGAME COVERAGE ONLINE:

Syracuse vs. NC State: TV/streaming, time, history & more (NunesMagician.com)
Syracuse hosts NC State tonight in pivotal game (Cuse.com)
Syracuse vs. NC. State preview: Five things to watch (NunesMagician.com)
What channel is Syracuse basketball vs. NC State on? TV, live stream, tip time (Syracuse.com)
Syracuse basketball is about to run a gauntlet of speedy ACC teams (Syracuse.com)
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