New-look Syracuse Orange wins exhibition opener (highlights, links & presser)

Indiana University of Pennsylvania provided an early challenge in Syracuse’s first exhibition game of the 2016-17 season, but the Orange answered with a 83-65 win at the Carrier Dome on Tuesday night.

Tyus Battle was the game’s leading scorer with 16 points. The freshman also added two rebounds, two steals and two assists. Tyler Lydon recorded a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds.

John Gillon came off the bench to provide a spark for the Orange, providing nine assists in the game. Tyler Roberson chipped in 14 points and Frank Howard finished with 10 points for the Orange. Game recap at Cuse.com

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