BINGHAMTON (WBNG) - Tyus Battle scored 23 of his career-high 28 points in the second half on Tuesday night to lead Syracuse past Iona, 71-62. Syracuse led by four at halftime and pulled away in the final minutes to pick up the victory. Frank Howard added 15 points in the victory. Junior Paschal Chukwu grabbed 10 rebounds for the Orange.
Final score: Syracuse (2-0) - 71, Iona (0-2) - 62