Orange Nation DMB_1472758148388.jpg

Strong 2nd half leads Orange over Bonnies

Orange Nation
Tyler Lydon drives against Dion Wright-118809342

SYRACUSE, NY – NOVEMBER 17: Dion Wright #21 of the St. Bonaventure Bonnies defends Tyler Lydon #20 of the Syracuse Orange during the first half on November 17, 2015 at The Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York. (Photo by Brett Carlsen/Getty Images)

The Syracuse University men’s basketball team defeated St. Bonaventure 79-66 in non-conference play at the Carrier Dome Tuesday night.

The Orange got off to a slow start, trailing the Bonnies 35-29 at halftime.

Michael Gbinije led Syracuse with 23 points and added 4 steals.

Trevor Cooney added 18 points and 6 steals.

The Orange (2-0) next play Saturday against Elon at the Carrier Dome.

Copyright 2019 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

4 / 4
Carousel coming soon

Our 2019 Athlete of the week program is brought to you by:
Winner based on 18 Sports editorial group
Our 2018-2019 program has concluded