No. 18 Syracuse holds SC State to 27 percent in 101-59 rout
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) Andrew White scored 15 points and No. 18 Syracuse held South Carolina State to 27 percent shooting in a 101-59 victory Tuesday night.
Tyler Lydon had 14 points and 10 rebounds, one of three players who finished with a double-double for the Orange (4-0). He was 4 of 5 from 3-point range.
Frank Howard had 10 points, 11 assists and only one turnover. Tyler Roberson had 13 points and 12 rebounds.
Six players scored in double figures for Syracuse, and five hit at least one 3. John Gillon scored 14 points and Taurean Thompson tied his career high with 12.
Thompson and Paschal Chukwu each had four of Syracuse's 11 blocks.
Ozante Fields led the Bulldogs (1-3) with 11 points, and James Richardson added nine.