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Final OT

(21) Syracuse 86

(21-11, 7-9 Big East)

(2) Connecticut 84

(27-3, 14-2 Big East)

12:00 PM ET, March 9, 2006

Madison Square Garden, New York, New York

1 2 OT T
#21SYR 39 35 1286
#2CONN 28 46 1084

Top Performers

Syracuse: G. McNamara 17 Pts, 5 Reb, 13 Ast, 1 Stl

Connecticut: M. Williams 17 Pts, 2 Reb, 11 Ast, 1 Stl

Complete Play-By-Play

1 | 2 | OT | All
 

1st Half Summary

TIMESYRACUSESCORECONNECTICUT
19:57Eric Devendorf Steal.0-0 
19:54Eric Devendorf made Two Point Layup.2-0 
19:41 2-0Marcus Williams missed Three Point Jumper.
19:41Terrence Roberts Defensive Rebound.2-0 
19:32Demetris Nichols made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Gerry McNamara.4-0 
19:32 4-0Foul on Josh Boone
19:32Demetris Nichols made Free Throw.5-0 
19:09 5-0Rudy Gay missed Three Point Jumper.
19:09Darryl Watkins Defensive Rebound.5-0 
18:58Demetris Nichols missed Three Point Jumper.5-0 
18:58 5-0Denham Brown Defensive Rebound.
18:51Foul on Gerry McNamara5-0 
18:31 5-0Jeff Adrien missed Two Point Layup.
18:31 5-0Josh Boone Offensive Rebound.
18:27 5-0Denham Brown missed Three Point Jumper.
18:27Terrence Roberts Defensive Rebound.5-0 
18:10Demetris Nichols made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Gerry McNamara.7-0 
17:47 7-0Josh Boone missed Two Point Layup.
17:47Demetris Nichols Defensive Rebound.7-0 
17:28 7-0Foul on Marcus Williams
17:28Gerry McNamara made Free Throw.8-0 
17:28Gerry McNamara made Free Throw.9-0 
17:28Gerry McNamara made Free Throw.10-0 
17:15Foul on Darryl Watkins10-0 
17:15 10-1Josh Boone made Free Throw.
17:15 10-2Josh Boone made Free Throw.
17:01Terrence Roberts missed Two Point Layup.10-2 
16:53 10-2Craig Austrie Defensive Rebound.
16:51 10-2Rudy Gay missed Two Point Jumper.
16:51Darryl Watkins Defensive Rebound.10-2 
16:24Darryl Watkins missed Two Point Jumper.10-2 
16:24Syracuse Defensive Rebound.10-2 
16:22Gerry McNamara missed Three Point Jumper.10-2 
16:22Demetris Nichols Offensive Rebound.10-2 
15:59Foul on Darryl Watkins10-2 
15:56Official TV Timeout.
15:56 10-3Hilton Armstrong made Free Throw.
15:56 10-4Hilton Armstrong made Free Throw.
15:20 10-4Rashad Anderson missed Two Point Jumper.
15:20 10-4Denham Brown Offensive Rebound.
15:19Foul on Terrence Roberts10-4 
15:19 10-5Denham Brown made Free Throw.
15:19 10-6Denham Brown made Free Throw.
14:56Darryl Watkins missed Two Point Jumper.10-6 
14:56 10-6Denham Brown Defensive Rebound.
14:35 10-6Rashad Anderson missed Three Point Jumper.
14:30Matt Gorman Defensive Rebound.10-6 
14:02Matt Gorman missed Two Point Jumper.10-6 
14:02 10-6Hilton Armstrong Defensive Rebound.
13:55Foul on Eric Devendorf10-6 
13:33Foul on Arinze Onuaku10-6 
13:32 10-7Marcus Williams made Free Throw.
13:32 10-7Marcus Williams missed Free Throw.
13:32Demetris Nichols Defensive Rebound.10-7 
13:13 10-7Rudy Gay Steal.
13:09 10-9Marcus Williams made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Rudy Gay.
13:03Syracuse Full Timeout.
12:49Terrence Roberts missed Two Point Layup.10-9 
12:49Terrence Roberts Offensive Rebound.10-9 
12:46Terrence Roberts made Two Point Layup.12-9 
12:30 12-9Rudy Gay missed Three Point Jumper.
12:30Gerry McNamara Defensive Rebound.12-9 
12:21Demetris Nichols made Two Point Dunk Shot. Assisted by Gerry McNamara.14-9 
12:10 14-12Denham Brown made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Marcus Williams.
11:45Gerry McNamara missed Three Point Jumper.14-12 
11:45 14-12Hilton Armstrong Defensive Rebound.
11:29Official TV Timeout.
11:24 14-12Josh Boone missed Two Point Layup.
11:24 14-12Denham Brown Offensive Rebound.
11:08 14-12Rashad Anderson missed Three Point Jumper.
11:08 14-12Josh Boone Offensive Rebound.
11:02 14-12Marcus Williams missed Two Point Jumper.
11:02Arinze Onuaku Defensive Rebound.14-12 
10:54Terrence Roberts made Two Point Layup.16-12 
10:47Terrence Roberts Steal.16-12 
10:44Terrence Roberts made Two Point Dunk Shot. Assisted by Gerry McNamara.18-12 
10:01Darryl Watkins missed Two Point Layup.18-12 
9:59Syracuse Defensive Rebound.18-12 
9:53Gerry McNamara missed Two Point Jumper.18-12 
9:53Darryl Watkins Offensive Rebound.18-12 
9:48Darryl Watkins missed Two Point Tip Shot.18-12 
9:48 18-12Rudy Gay Defensive Rebound.
9:26Demetris Nichols made Two Point Jumper.20-12 
9:02 20-12Rashad Anderson missed Three Point Jumper.
9:02 20-12Craig Austrie Offensive Rebound.
8:56Connecticut Full Timeout.
8:17Eric Devendorf missed Two Point Layup.20-12 
8:16Terrence Roberts Offensive Rebound.20-12 
8:12Terrence Roberts made Two Point Jumper.22-12 
7:58Foul on Louie McCroskey22-12 
7:57Official TV Timeout.
7:57 22-13Hilton Armstrong made Free Throw.
7:57 22-14Hilton Armstrong made Free Throw.
7:43Eric Devendorf missed Three Point Jumper.22-14 
7:43 22-14Denham Brown Defensive Rebound.
7:29Louie McCroskey made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Gerry McNamara.24-14 
7:13Darryl Watkins Steal.24-14 
7:13Syracuse Full Timeout.
6:41 24-14Foul on Denham Brown
6:24 24-14Rashad Anderson Steal.
6:23 24-17Denham Brown made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Marcus Williams.
5:56Gerry McNamara missed Three Point Jumper.24-17 
5:56 24-17Hilton Armstrong Defensive Rebound.
5:47 24-17Denham Brown missed Three Point Jumper.
5:47Terrence Roberts Defensive Rebound.24-17 
5:43 24-17Foul on Rashad Anderson
5:39 24-17Hilton Armstrong Steal.
5:33 24-19Josh Boone made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Marcus Williams.
5:05Eric Devendorf missed Three Point Jumper.24-19 
5:05 24-19Denham Brown Defensive Rebound.
4:45 24-19Rashad Anderson missed Three Point Jumper.
4:45Gerry McNamara Defensive Rebound.24-19 
4:42 24-19Foul on Rashad Anderson
4:36Demetris Nichols made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Darryl Watkins.27-19 
4:16 27-21Rashad Anderson made Two Point Jumper. Assisted by Marcus Williams.
3:57Official TV Timeout.
3:48 27-21Foul on Denham Brown
3:48Demetris Nichols missed Free Throw.27-21 
3:48Syracuse Defensive Rebound.27-21 
3:48Demetris Nichols made Free Throw.28-21 
3:48Demetris Nichols missed Free Throw.28-21 
3:48 28-21Rudy Gay Defensive Rebound.
3:43 28-21Rashad Anderson missed Three Point Jumper.
3:43 28-21Rudy Gay Offensive Rebound.
3:38 28-23Rudy Gay made Two Point Dunk Shot.
3:30Terrence Roberts made Two Point Dunk Shot. Assisted by Eric Devendorf.30-23 
3:11 30-25Hilton Armstrong made Two Point Layup.
3:04Foul on Demetris Nichols30-25 
3:04 30-26Hilton Armstrong made Free Throw.
2:38 30-26Rudy Gay Steal.
2:23 30-28Marcus Williams made Two Point Layup.
2:03 30-28Foul on Rudy Gay
2:03Eric Devendorf made Free Throw.31-28 
2:03Eric Devendorf made Free Throw.32-28 
1:30Terrence Roberts made Two Point Dunk Shot. Assisted by Gerry McNamara.34-28 
1:00 34-28Marcus Williams missed Two Point Jumper.
1:00Gerry McNamara Defensive Rebound.34-28 
0:54Eric Devendorf made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Gerry McNamara.37-28 
0:36 37-28Rashad Anderson missed Three Point Jumper.
0:36Terrence Roberts Defensive Rebound.37-28 
0:07Terrence Roberts made Two Point Dunk Shot. Assisted by Gerry McNamara.39-28 
0:02 39-28Marcus Williams missed Three Point Jumper.
0:02Syracuse Defensive Rebound.39-28 
0:00End of the 1st Half.
 

2nd Half Summary

TIMESYRACUSESCORECONNECTICUT
19:53Darryl Watkins made Two Point Dunk Shot. Assisted by Gerry McNamara.41-28 
19:18 41-31Marcus Williams made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Rudy Gay.
18:57 41-31Marcus Williams Steal.
18:52 41-31Denham Brown missed Three Point Jumper.
18:52 41-31Josh Boone Offensive Rebound.
18:42 41-31Denham Brown missed Two Point Layup.
18:42Syracuse Defensive Rebound.41-31 
18:35 41-31Marcus Williams missed Three Point Jumper.
18:35 41-31Marcus Williams Offensive Rebound.
18:31 41-34Rudy Gay made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Marcus Williams.
18:06Darryl Watkins made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Gerry McNamara.43-34 
18:06 43-34Foul on Hilton Armstrong
18:06Darryl Watkins made Free Throw.44-34 
17:45 44-34Josh Boone missed Two Point Dunk Shot.
17:45 44-34Hilton Armstrong Offensive Rebound.
17:43 44-34Foul on Hilton Armstrong
17:43Gerry McNamara made Free Throw.45-34 
17:43Gerry McNamara made Free Throw.46-34 
17:26 46-34Denham Brown Steal.
17:21Foul on Darryl Watkins46-34 
17:21 46-34Josh Boone missed Free Throw.
17:21 46-34Connecticut Defensive Rebound.
17:21 46-35Josh Boone made Free Throw.
17:02Eric Devendorf missed Three Point Jumper.46-35 
17:02 46-35Marcus Williams Defensive Rebound.
16:54 46-35Rudy Gay missed Three Point Jumper.
16:54Arinze Onuaku Defensive Rebound.46-35 
16:46Gerry McNamara made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Demetris Nichols.49-35 
16:43Connecticut Full Timeout.
16:28 49-37Denham Brown made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Marcus Williams.
16:13 49-37Jeff Adrien Steal.
15:52Official TV Timeout.
15:46 49-39Jeff Adrien made Two Point Jumper. Assisted by Marcus Williams.
15:24Demetris Nichols missed Two Point Jumper.49-39 
15:24Arinze Onuaku Offensive Rebound.49-39 
15:20Eric Devendorf missed Two Point Jumper.49-39 
15:18 49-39Josh Boone Defensive Rebound.
15:13 49-39Denham Brown missed Two Point Jumper.
15:13 49-39Jeff Adrien Offensive Rebound.
15:12Foul on Terrence Roberts49-39 
15:12 49-40Jeff Adrien made Free Throw.
15:12 49-41Jeff Adrien made Free Throw.
14:51Darryl Watkins missed Two Point Jumper.49-41 
14:51 49-41Josh Boone Defensive Rebound.
14:44Foul on Louie McCroskey49-41 
14:32 49-41Josh Boone missed Two Point Layup.
14:30 49-41Jeff Adrien Offensive Rebound.
14:26 49-41Jeff Adrien missed Two Point Jumper.
14:23Gerry McNamara Defensive Rebound.49-41 
14:21 49-41Foul on Marcus Williams
14:21Terrence Roberts missed Free Throw.49-41 
14:21Syracuse Defensive Rebound.49-41 
14:21Terrence Roberts missed Free Throw.49-41 
14:21 49-41Jeff Adrien Defensive Rebound.
13:52 49-41Marcus Williams missed Three Point Jumper.
13:52 49-41Hilton Armstrong Offensive Rebound.
13:49 49-41Rashad Anderson missed Three Point Jumper.
13:49Josh Wright Defensive Rebound.49-41 
13:25Terrence Roberts missed Two Point Jumper.49-41 
13:25 49-41Hilton Armstrong Defensive Rebound.
13:17 49-44Rashad Anderson made Three Point Jumper.
12:53Darryl Watkins made Two Point Layup. Assisted by Josh Wright.51-44 
12:50 51-44Marcus Williams missed Two Point Layup.
12:50 51-44Rashad Anderson Offensive Rebound.
12:48 51-46Rashad Anderson made Two Point Layup.
12:39Syracuse Full Timeout.
12:30Eric Devendorf missed Two Point Jumper.51-46 
12:30 51-46Josh Boone Defensive Rebound.
12:07 51-46Hilton Armstrong missed Two Point Layup.
12:07Louie McCroskey Defensive Rebound.51-46 
11:52Gerry McNamara missed Two Point Layup.51-46 
11:52Terrence Roberts Offensive Rebound.51-46 
11:47Terrence Roberts made Two Point Dunk Shot.53-46 
11:34Foul on Louie McCroskey53-46 
11:32Official TV Timeout.
11:32 53-46Hilton Armstrong missed Free Throw.
11:32 53-46Connecticut Defensive Rebound.
11:32 53-47Hilton Armstrong made Free Throw.
11:17Josh Wright made Two Point Layup.55-47 
11:06Gerry McNamara Steal.55-47 
11:00Terrence Roberts made Two Point Dunk Shot. Assisted by Gerry McNamara.57-47 
10:34 57-49Hilton Armstrong made Two Point Jumper.
10:12Gerry McNamara missed Three Point Jumper.57-49 
10:12Louie McCroskey Offensive Rebound.57-49 
9:49 57-49Foul on Denham Brown
9:16Josh Wright made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Louie McCroskey.60-49 
8:56 60-52Rudy Gay made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Hilton Armstrong.
8:34Louie McCroskey missed Two Point Layup.60-52 
8:34Syracuse Defensive Rebound.60-52 
8:23 60-52Hilton Armstrong Steal.
8:09 60-52Hilton Armstrong missed Two Point Jumper.
8:09Louie McCroskey Defensive Rebound.60-52 
7:47Louie McCroskey made Two Point Layup.62-52 
7:47Foul on Louie McCroskey62-52 
7:42Official TV Timeout.
7:35 62-54Rudy Gay made Two Point Jumper.
7:26 62-54Rashad Anderson Steal.
7:26Foul on Demetris Nichols62-54 
7:26 62-55Marcus Williams made Free Throw.
7:26 62-56Marcus Williams made Free Throw.
6:55Josh Wright missed Three Point Jumper.62-56 
6:55Terrence Roberts Offensive Rebound.62-56 
6:38Gerry McNamara made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Josh Wright.65-56 
6:15 65-59Marcus Williams made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Rudy Gay.
5:58 65-59Rudy Gay Steal.
5:54 65-61Rudy Gay made Two Point Dunk Shot. Assisted by Rashad Anderson.
5:49Syracuse Full Timeout.
5:37Gerry McNamara missed Three Point Jumper.65-61 
5:37 65-61Connecticut Defensive Rebound.
5:37Foul on Terrence Roberts65-61 
5:37 65-62Hilton Armstrong made Free Throw.
5:37 65-63Hilton Armstrong made Free Throw.
5:13Demetris Nichols missed Two Point Jumper.65-63 
5:13 65-63Hilton Armstrong Defensive Rebound.
5:11Foul on Terrence Roberts65-63 
5:09 65-64Hilton Armstrong made Free Throw.
5:09 65-65Hilton Armstrong made Free Throw.
4:53Demetris Nichols missed Three Point Jumper.65-65 
4:53Syracuse Defensive Rebound.65-65 
4:53 65-65Foul on Denham Brown
4:38Darryl Watkins missed Two Point Jumper.65-65 
4:38Syracuse Defensive Rebound.65-65 
4:18 65-65Rashad Anderson missed Three Point Jumper.
4:18Syracuse Defensive Rebound.65-65 
4:18 65-65Foul on Josh Boone
3:52Demetris Nichols made Two Point Jumper.67-65 
3:25Official TV Timeout.
3:17Foul on Terrence Roberts67-65 
3:17 67-66Marcus Williams made Free Throw.
3:17 67-67Marcus Williams made Free Throw.
2:52Eric Devendorf made Two Point Layup.69-67 
2:44 69-67Rashad Anderson missed Two Point Jumper.
2:44Eric Devendorf Defensive Rebound.69-67 
2:10Gerry McNamara missed Three Point Jumper.69-67 
2:10 69-67Rudy Gay Defensive Rebound.
1:50 69-69Marcus Williams made Two Point Jumper.
1:24Gerry McNamara missed Two Point Jumper.69-69 
1:19 69-69Hilton Armstrong Defensive Rebound.
0:59 69-69Marcus Williams missed Two Point Jumper.
0:59Darryl Watkins Defensive Rebound.69-69 
0:52Eric Devendorf made Two Point Layup.71-69 
0:51Connecticut Full Timeout.
0:44 71-69Rudy Gay missed Three Point Jumper.
0:40Gerry McNamara Defensive Rebound.71-69 
0:30 71-72Rashad Anderson made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Marcus Williams.
0:27Syracuse Full Timeout.
0:14Josh Wright missed Two Point Jumper.71-72 
0:14 71-72Denham Brown Defensive Rebound.
0:12Foul on Josh Wright71-72 
0:11 71-73Denham Brown made Free Throw.
0:11 71-74Denham Brown made Free Throw.
0:11Connecticut Full Timeout.
0:10Gerry McNamara made Three Point Jumper.74-74 
0:04 74-74Marcus Williams missed Two Point Jumper.
0:04Syracuse Defensive Rebound.74-74 
0:00End of the 2nd Half.
 

1st Overtime Summary

TIMESYRACUSESCORECONNECTICUT
4:38 74-74Josh Boone missed Two Point Layup.
4:38 74-74Josh Boone Offensive Rebound.
4:38Arinze Onuaku missed Two Point Layup.74-74 
4:38 74-74Josh Boone missed Two Point Layup.
4:38 74-74Josh Boone Offensive Rebound.
4:38Foul on Darryl Watkins74-74 
4:38 74-75Denham Brown made Free Throw.
4:38 74-76Denham Brown made Free Throw.
4:36Eric Devendorf made Two Point Layup.76-76 
4:05Foul on Louie McCroskey76-76 
4:05 76-77Josh Boone made Free Throw.
4:05 76-78Josh Boone made Free Throw.
3:53Gerry McNamara missed Three Point Jumper.76-78 
3:53 76-78Hilton Armstrong Defensive Rebound.
3:30 76-78Marcus Williams missed Three Point Jumper.
3:30Eric Devendorf Defensive Rebound.76-78 
3:22Darryl Watkins made Two Point Layup.78-78 
3:22 78-78Foul on Hilton Armstrong
3:22Darryl Watkins made Free Throw.79-78 
3:06 79-78Hilton Armstrong missed Two Point Dunk Shot.
3:06Eric Devendorf Defensive Rebound.79-78 
2:47Gerry McNamara missed Two Point Layup.79-78 
2:47Demetris Nichols Offensive Rebound.79-78 
2:43Demetris Nichols missed Two Point Tip Shot.79-78 
2:43Darryl Watkins Offensive Rebound.79-78 
2:19Eric Devendorf missed Two Point Jumper.79-78 
2:19 79-78Jeff Adrien Defensive Rebound.
1:58 79-78Rudy Gay missed Three Point Jumper.
1:58Louie McCroskey Defensive Rebound.79-78 
1:57 79-78Foul on Rashad Anderson
1:57Louie McCroskey missed Free Throw.79-78 
1:57 79-78Rudy Gay Defensive Rebound.
1:29 79-78Rashad Anderson missed Three Point Jumper.
1:29 79-78Hilton Armstrong Offensive Rebound.
1:27Louie McCroskey Steal.79-78 
1:15 79-78Foul on Hilton Armstrong
1:15 79-78Foul on Hilton Armstrong
1:15Demetris Nichols made Free Throw.80-78 
1:15Demetris Nichols made Free Throw.81-78 
1:02 81-78Rudy Gay missed Two Point Layup.
1:02Darryl Watkins Defensive Rebound.81-78 
0:48 81-78Foul on Hilton Armstrong
0:48Gerry McNamara made Free Throw.82-78 
0:48Gerry McNamara made Free Throw.83-78 
0:36 83-78Denham Brown missed Three Point Jumper.
0:36 83-78Rudy Gay Offensive Rebound.
0:35 83-78Denham Brown missed Two Point Layup.
0:35 83-78Connecticut Defensive Rebound.
0:29 83-81Denham Brown made Three Point Jumper.
0:28Connecticut Full Timeout.
0:26 83-81Foul on Rudy Gay
0:26Darryl Watkins made Free Throw.84-81 
0:26Darryl Watkins made Free Throw.85-81 
0:26 85-81Josh Boone missed Two Point Layup.
0:26Arinze Onuaku Defensive Rebound.85-81 
0:22 85-81Josh Boone Defensive Rebound.
0:22 85-84Denham Brown made Three Point Jumper. Assisted by Marcus Williams.
0:17 85-84Foul on Marcus Williams
0:17Gerry McNamara made Free Throw.86-84 
0:17Gerry McNamara missed Free Throw.86-84 
0:17 86-84Josh Boone Defensive Rebound.
0:10 86-84Marcus Williams missed Two Point Jumper.
0:10 86-84Connecticut Defensive Rebound.
0:04 86-84Marcus Williams missed Two Point Jumper.
0:04Syracuse Defensive Rebound.86-84 
0:00End Game