SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) -- Tyus Battle missed a slam dunk early in the second half for Syracuse. He didn't miss much else against Wake Forest.
Battle scored 34 points, Oshae Brissett added 15 points and 10 rebounds, and the Orange held off the Demon Deacons 78-70 on Sunday.
The sophomore guard started the game by scoring Syracuse's first seven points, then after the break scored 24 on 6-for-8 shooting and made all 11 free throws he attempted to help the Orange (17-8, 6-6 Atlantic Coast Conference) to an important victory.
Oshae Brissett had 19 points, Matthew Moyer had with 11 points and 13 rebounds, a career high, and Syracuse held Virginia Tech to its lowest scoring output of the season to defeat the Hokies 68-56 the ACC conference opener for both ...
Tyus Battle scored a career-high 28 points, including 23 in the second half, two other Syracuse players scored in double figures and the Orange defeated Iona 71-62
Oshae Brissett had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Tyus Battle scored 22 points to lead Syracuse past UConn 72-63 in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden
Tyus Battle scored 13 of his 18 points in the second half, Oshae Brissett and Frank Howard each scored 15 and Syracuse held off Maryland 72-70 in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on Monday night