|Top 25 Capsules|
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|Tuesday, 03 December 2013 16:42|
Syracuse (8-0) has won 46 straight nonconference games at home.
After Indiana's Noah Vonleh tied it at 33-all early in the second half, Syracuse went on a 12-0 run to begin to take command.
Syracuse had seven blocked shots, 10 steals and matched the nation's top team on the glass with 29 rebounds.
Indiana (6-2) shot 15 of 41 (36.6 percent) and was 6 of 13 in the second half in getting outscored 36-23.
C.J. Fair finished with 15 points for the Orange.
Vonleh had 17 points for the Hoosiers and Yogi Ferrell added 12, only three in the second half - a 3-pointer with 1:59 remaining.
No. 21 UMASS 69, E. MICHIGAN 57
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) - Raphiael Putney scored 15 points, including two high-flying dunks in the final minutes, and Massachusetts won its first game as a ranked team since November 1998.
Trey Davis scored 13 points while Cady Lalanne and Chaz Williams added 12 apiece. Lalanne grabbed 12 rebounds for the Minutemen (7-0).
Putney and Williams connected on an alley-oop pass that resulted in a three-point play with 6:14 left that gave UMass a 54-48 lead, its biggest of the game to that point. They connected again with 2:46 remaining when Putney's one-handed slam gave the Minutemen a 62-55 lead.
Karrington Ward and Daylen Harrison had 11 points each for Eastern Michigan (5-2), which was hosting its first ranked opponent since Wisconsin visited in 1994.