Orange Win 4th Straight
Washington, D.C. (WIBX) – The 20th-ranked Syracuse Orange came up with a big road win on Saturday, knocking off No. 11 Georgetown 58-51.
Scoop Jardine lead the Orange (24-6, 11-6 Big East) with 17 points as Syracuse earns a regular season split with the Hoyas. This marks four-straight victories for Syracuse, and back-to-back road wins over higher ranked opponents that the Orange had lost to at the Carrier Dome earlier in this season.
Rick Jackson put 12 points on the scoreboard for Syracuse. Kris Joseph shot just 2 of 7 from the field finishing with 4 points.
Austing Freeman lead Georgetown (21-8, 10-7 Big East) in scoring with 16.
Syracuse hosts DePaul in the team’s regular season finale next Saturday at 4:00 p.m. at the Carrier Dome.