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Syracuse rolls by Oakland, 74-50 (full coverage)

Sophomore Tyus Battle posted 25 points and junior Frank Howard added a career-high 18 points with six assists to lead Syracuse (4-0) to a 74-50 victory over Oakland (2-2) Monday night at the Carrier Dome in the Hoophall Miami Invitational.

Junior Paschal Chukwu finished with career-highs of 12 points, 11 rebounds and eights blocks and freshman Oshae Brissett recorded 11 points and nine boards.

HIGHLIGHTS:

COACH BOEHEIM POSTGAME:

MORE POSTGAME REACTION:

Gallery: Syracuse blows out Oakland, 74-50 (Daily Orange)
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GAME NIGHT TWEETS:


PREVIEW:

Syracuse will play the second of three games in a span of five days when it hosts Oakland on Monday, Nov. 20 as part of the Hoophall Miami Invitational. Tip off in the Carrier Dome is set for 7 p.m.

Tickets for the game can be purchased at the Syracuse Box Office, on Cuse.com, or by calling 888-DOMETIX. Fans can watch the game on ACC Network Extra or listen to the broadcast on the Syracuse IMG Radio Network. Read More at Cuse.com

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Marek Dolezaj’s versatility shining through for Syracuse (Daily Orange)
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Oakland’s Martez Walker embracing leadership role after troubled past at Texas (Daily Orange)
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Syracuse basketball stats, advanced metrics, lineups (through 3 games) (Syracuse.com)
Syracuse men’s basketball opponent preview: What to know about Oakland (Daily Orange)
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