After trailing at the half, the Orange shot 64% from the field in the second half to grab an ACC win.
The 59-46 home win over Clemson makes five straight for Syracuse.
SU Softball moved to 3-4 while the city of Syracuse was again awarded a host position of The Basketball Tournament
Digna Strautmane’s 18 points and 9 rebounds led Syracuse to a 71-53 win over Pitt in the team’s Play4Kay pink game honoring those battling breast cancer.
With Saturday’s 80-77 loss to the Seminoles, Syracuse’s postseason chances continue to slim.
The Orange move to 2-1 and prepare to take on SUNY Binghamton next.
A pair of hat tricks from Brendan Curry and Griffin Cook fueled an offensive showcase for the Orange, featuring 4 players scoring multiple times.
Also, several former Syracuse football players were in action as the revamped XFL began its season.
With Elijah Hughes exiting the game early for an injury, the Orange can’t keep pace with Wolfpack.