Five players scored in double digits for the Orange beat the higher-seeded Hurricanes 92-85.
The Orange shot 50 percent in field goals.
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The Cavaliers drained a whopping 18 three-pointers.
Tiana Mangakahia is the fastest player in program history to meet the 1,000 point mark
Virginia scored two goals on man-up situations, but Syracuse only put one man-up goal in the net.
Syracuse only turned the ball over 11 times, compared to Virginia’s 21 turnovers
Syracuse scored 24 points in the paint in the first half.
Syracuse scored seven unanswered goals in the first 17 minutes of play.