Team Stats

  • Field Goal %

    • SYR 40.8
    • 40.4 LOU
  • Three Point %

    • SYR 40.9
    • 31.6 LOU
  • Turnovers

    • SYR 21
    • 12 LOU
  • Rebounds

    • SYR 45
    • 44 LOU

Game Information

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Coverage: ESPN
Madison Square Garden
  • New York, New York 10292
  • Line: LOU -5.0
Attendance: 20,057
100%
Capacity: 19,812
Referees: John Cahill, Tim Clougherty, Michael Stephens
3/17/2013 Associated Press

Louisville rallies past Cuse to close Big East era

Peyton Siva had 11 points and eight assists to lead No. 4 Louisville to a 78-61 victory over No. 19 Syracuse on Saturday night, giving the Cardinals their second straight Big East tournament title.

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Game Flow

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Research Notes

  • Louisville scored 32 points off turnovers Saturday, tied for its second most in any game in the last two seasons (done twice previously). The Cardinals scored 25 points off 13 Syracuse turnovers in the second half, averaging 1.92 points for every turnover forced. Their 25 points off turnovers in the second half are more than they scored in 20 games this season. Louisville averages 22.9 points per game off turnovers, the most among Big Six conference teams.

  • Louisville trailed Syracuse 45-29 with 15:34 remaining. The Cardinals outscored the Orange 49-16 down the stretch, forcing Syracuse into nearly as many turnovers as field goal attempts.

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