PITTSBURGH, P.A. (SYRACUSE ATHLETICS) –
Four Syracuse players scored in double-figures as the Orange returned to the win column with a 68-51 victory at Pittsburgh. Junior Kiara Lewis led all scorers with 19 points.
She added nine assists, six steals and five rebounds in her 40-minute performance to give Syracuse (9-8 overall, 3-3 ACC) its 17th consecutive win against Pittsburgh (3-14, 0-6).
Junior Digna Strautmane scored 13 points and had nine rebounds, while Emily Engstler and Maeva Djaldi-Tabdi each added 10 points in the win.
The victory is the 297th career win for Orange head coach Quentin Hillsman (297-153).
The Orange return to the Carrier Dome Jan. 23 to host Duke at 8 p.m. (ACC Network).