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Syracuse tournament run ends in second round at the hands of the Jackrabbits

The Orange’s season came to an end in an electrifying battle from start to finish.

The third-seeded Syracuse women’s basketball team lost 75-64 to sixth-seeded South Dakota State (28-6) in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Monday night inside the Carrier Dome. The loss concludes the Orange’s season, as Syracuse finishes its 2018-19 campaign with a 25-9 overall record, including an 11-5 mark in Atlantic Coast Conference play.

Guard Tiana Mangakahia scored a team-high 18 points and dished out eight assists. In doing so, she set the program record for career assists (591), surpassing Alexis Peterson’s mark of 590… Read More at Cuse.com

 

PREVIEW:

Syracuse and South Dakota State will tip-off at 7 pm on ESPN Monday night in the second round of the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament. The three-seed Orange host the six-seed Jackrabbits with a trip to the Sweet Sixteen on the line. The winner of Monday’s game moves on to the Portland, Ore. Regional next weekend.

Tickets begin at $15 and are on sale now online. Fans can also purchase tickets through the Carrier Dome Box Office by calling 888-DOME-TIX on Monday beginning at 8:30 am.

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