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Syracuse pulls away from Toledo to win 72-64

With leading scorer Tyus Battle icing his injured back for the last 13 minutes of the game, the Syracuse Orange pulled away for a 72-64 victory over the Toledo Rockets at the Carrier Dome on Wednesday night.

In a testament to the Orange’s willingness to fight and scrap, Syracuse defended and rebounded its way to the win. Syracuse crashed the offensive boards and turned 16 offensive rebounds into 22 second-chance points.

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COACH BOEHEIM POSTGAME:

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PREVIEW:

Syracuse (4-0) will play its third game in a span of five days when it hosts Toledo (3-0) on Wednesday, Nov. 22 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

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