CARRIER DOME (15,534 attendance)
OAKLAND GOLDEN GRIZZLIES (2-2)
GAME NOTES: -The Golden Grizzlies shot 8-for-11 from the free line, but the Orange shot just 50 percent at the line nine of 18 -Oakland's bench outscored Syracuse, 12-6 -Oakland lost the turnover battle 19-15 -Oakland held the Orange to just one three-pointer in the first half (1-for-4) and three overall (3-for-8) -Oakland shot 30.5 percent (18-for-59) from the field, a season low -Oakland was outscored in the paint, 40-20 -Oakland held the Orange to just eight fast-break points -The Golden Grizzlies trailed 39-25 at halftime -Oakland scored a season-low 50 points -Oakland has made a 3-pointer in 908 consecutive games, 9th-best streak in the country -The Last time Oakland did not make a 3-pointer was vs. Wayne State on Jan. 30, 1988 -Oakland's 25 points at the half was the fewest scored since the opening round of the NIT against Clemson on March 14, 2017 when they scored 24.
PLAYER NOTES: -Martez Walker led all scorers with 14 points -Kendrick Nunn also scored in double-digits with 12 points -Chris Palombizio recorded five rebounds, a season high for him, as did James Beck -Stan Scott played a career high 12 minutes, recording three assists, one steal and one rebound
INSIDE THE SERIES > Syracuse leads the series 3-0