No. 11 Virginia's stellar defense beats Syracuse 48-34
Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim, right, yells at an official during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Virginia in Syracuse, N.Y., Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019. 11 Virginia shut down Syracuse 48-34 on Wednesday night. "It's hard," said Elijah Hughes, the only Syracuse player in double figures with 14 points on 4-of-14 shooting. Virginia also outrebounded Syracuse 47-28 as the Orange fell behind early and never managed to stage a comeback. Syracuse: Season-opening homestand continues with four more games, including Cornell, whose leading scorer after one game was coach Boeheim's oldest son Jimmy.