Orange hold Bryant to 1-of-28 shooting from 3-point range

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Kayla Alexander scored 23 points, Elashier Hall had career highs of 17 points, 12 rebounds and five assists, and Syracuse (No. 24 AP) beat Bryant 90-31 Thursday.

It was the third straight win for the Orange (11-1) since a loss to No. 2 Baylor and their 38th consecutive nonconference home victory. Bryant (3-8), which hadn't played in nearly two weeks, had won two straight.

Carmen Tyson-Thomas had 11 points and 12 rebounds and La'Shay Taft had 10 points for the Orange. They outrebounded the Bulldogs 67-28 and held them to 1 of 28 shooting from 3-point range.

Freshman Naana Ankoma-Mensa led Bryant with six points and Jenniqua Bailey had five.