Hakim Warrick scored 21 points, dished three assists and added three blocks as No. 8 Syracuse outlasted Drexel 74-54.
Sophomore Darryl Watkins put in career highs of 14 points and 13 rebounds while Josh Pace added 14 for Syracuse (9-1).
The Dragons pulled to within seven points as Phil Goss (11 points) hit a baseline runner. But Warrick responded with a layup and found Watkins for another, sparking a 10-2 that put Syracuse up 61-44 with 7:36 left.
Orange outlast Drexel
Cuse Nation Top Stories
2019 4-Star C Likes SyracuseArguably the best player at the Nike Elite 100 was Aidan Igiehon, and the class of 2019 big man is thinking about making some visits.
Scout HoopsYesterday at 9:09 AM
Early season decision for DT ThomasChesapeake (Va.) Oscar Smith defensive tackle Kyle Thomas has picked up several scholarship offers in the past few months and he gave Scout the latest.
Scout FootballTuesday at 4:45 PM
Welch Makes Impression at All Poly CampHonolulu (Hawaii) Kamehameha three-star defensive lineman Jonah Welch impressed at All Poly Camp earlier this month and has a few schools standing out early on in his recruitment..…
Scout FootballTuesday at 3:51 PM
Commitment Impact: Amie to HoustonQuarterback prospect Chance Amie picked Houston over Syracuse. How does this impact the Orange's recruiting efforts going forward?
Cuse NationMonday at 7:55 PM
Nike Elite 100: Top BigsST. LOUIS - The Nike Elite 100 is typically dominated by guards, but several bigs were the story at this year's camp. Aidan Igiehon led the way as a top performer, but several…
Scout HoopsSunday at 8:59 PM