12:00 PM ET, January 15, 2011
Carrier Dome, Syracuse, New York
Rick Jackson leads Syracuse past Cincinnati as Orange remain unbeaten
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Cincinnati had rallied from a big early deficit against Syracuse to trail by only four points at halftime. It took the Orange less than six minutes to dash any hopes of an upset.Fourth-ranked Syracuse broke open the game with a 16-0 run to start the second half and remained unbeaten with a 67-52 victory over Cincinnati (No. 25 AP) on Saturday. Rick Jackson led the charge with 15 points and 11 rebounds for his 11th double-double of the season.
• Rick Jackson recorded his 11th double-double of the season with 15 points and 11 rebounds.
• The Orange improved to 18-0 and can match the best start in school history with a win Monday against Pittsburgh.
• Syracuse took a 35-31 lead into halftime and opened the second half with a 16-0 run to pull away.
• Cincinnati lost for the second time in three games after winning the first 15 of the season.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||18-59 (.305)||27-48 (.563)|
|3P Made-Attempted||11-28 (.393)||6-14 (.429)|
|FT Made-Attempted||5-11 (.455)||7-13 (.538)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||16 (0/0)||12 (0/0)|
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