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No. 22 Syracuse downs No. 24 DePaul on Jones' late FG

Jan 30, 2008 - 4:09 AM CHICAGO (Ticker) -- Chandrea Jones scored 12 points, including the go-ahead basket with 12 seconds to play, as No. 22 Syracuse edged No. 24 DePaul, 69-66, in a Big East Conference game on Tuesday.

With the score tied at 66-66, Jones grabbed a rebound off a missed 3-pointer by Erica Morrow with 18 seconds to play and hit a jumper to give the Orange (17-3, 5-2 Big East) the lead.

Vionca Murray scored a team-high 17 points and had five rebounds for Syracuse, which defeated DePaul (15-5, 4-3) for the first time in three all-time meetings.

Morrow finished with 15 points and Nicole Michael chipped in 11 and seven rebounds for the Orange.

Deirdre Naughton scored a game-high 20 points for the Blue Demons, who trailed by nine points after Goodwin's two free throws with 3:49 to play gave the Orange a 64-55 lead.

Felicia Chester and Missy Mitidiero each scored 13 points and Allie Quigley added 12 for DePaul, which had a 65-64 lead before Syracuse scored five of the last six points.








  • CORRECTION
    NCAA WOMENS BB FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    SYRACUSE (22) 37 32 69
    DEPAUL (24) 35 31 66 FINAL

    HIGH SCORERS: SYRACUSE - VIONCA MURRAY 17, ERICA MORROW 15, CHANDREA
    JONES 12
    DEPAUL - DEIRDRE NAUGHTON 20, MISSY MITIDIERO 13,
    FELICIA CHESTER 13
    HIGH REBOUND: SYRACUSE - FANTASIA GOODWIN 10, CHANDREA JONES 9, NICOLE
    MICHAE

    Jan 29 10:45 PM


  • CORRECTION
    NCAA WOMENS BB (22) SYRACUSE 69
    (24) DEPAUL 66 0:00 LEFT, 2ND HALF

    Jan 29 10:44 PM
  • 63
    roots
    RUWTbot Added 58 roots (Close Finish, Upset, Ranked Teams)

    Syracuse(22) vs. DePaul(24)Jan 29 10:44 PM


  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    SYRACUSE (22) 37 31 68
    DEPAUL (24) 35 31 66 FINAL

    Jan 29 9:49 PM
  • 5
    roots
    lpickrell Added 5 roots

    Syracuse(22) vs. DePaul(24)Jan 29 9:10 PM


  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    (22) SYRACUSE 37
    (24) DEPAUL 35 HALFTIME

    Jan 29 8:49 PM