23-0 Orange Tame Tigers
C.J. Fair rebounded from his worst performance of the season vs. Notre Dame on Monday to lead No.1 Syracuse with 19 points and the Orange kept rollin’ on Sunday night with a 57-44 win over Clemson.
After making just 2 of 13 from field against the Irish, Fair shot 8 of 13 from the floor helping the Orange move to 23-0 on the season and 10-0 in the ACC.
Jerami Grant had a dozen points and eight rebounds. Trevor Cooney had eleven coming off his career best 33 point outing.
K.J. McDaniels paced Clemson (15-7, 6-4 ACC) with 19.
The Tigers won the rebounding battle 31-29, but Syracuse had just five turnovers to Clemson’s 13.
‘Cuse plays at No. 25 Pittsburgh on Wednesday night at 7:00.