|March Madness - Syracuse Falls 78-69 to Baylor - Recap|
Baylor got 22 points from Makai Mason en route to a 78-69 victory over Syracuse on Thursday at Vivint Smart Home Arena.
Baylor was a +2.0-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Baylor got 14 points from Jared Butler and another 13 points from Mario Kegler. King McClure contributed 5 assists, while Mark Vital cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Syracuse got 25 points from Elijah Hughes in a losing cause and another 16 points from Tyus Battle. Elijah Hughes contributed 3 assists for them, while Oshae Brissett had 8 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Baylor as they grabbed 31 boards, while Syracuse only had 21