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Jan 4, 2017; Syracuse, NY, USA; Syracuse Orange guard Andrew White III (3) drives the ball to get past Miami Hurricanes guard Davon Reed (5) during the first half of a game at the Carrier Dome. (Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports)
Jan 4, 2017; Syracuse, NY, USA; Syracuse Orange guard Andrew White III (3) drives the ball to get past Miami Hurricanes guard Davon Reed (5) during the first half of a game at the Carrier Dome. (Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports)

A quick take on Syracuse's 70-55 win over Miami on Wednesday evening:

WHAT HAPPENED: After Dajan Vasiljevic's 3-pointer slashed SU's lead to 43-42 with 13:30 left, Syracuse responded with a 9-0 run to go up 10 with 10:25 left, capped by Andrew White's 3-pointer. From there, Tyler Lydon scored nine straight points for the Orange as Syracuse opened up a comfortable double-digit lead it would never relinquish. >> Read more at The Juice

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Miami scored its second huge commitment of the day when Dewan Huell picked the Hurricanes over South Carolina.

The 6-foot-10 Huell is ranked the No. 7 power forward in the Class of 2016 by 247Sports.com. He joined shooting guard Bruce Brown of Vermont Academy, who committed to Miami over Indiana Wednesday morning. Miami also has a pledge from Oak Hill Academy (VA) big man Rodney Miller.

Huell has won three straight state championships at Miami (FL) Norland and is seeking a fourth straight.

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Vermont Academy guard Bruce Brown is headed to warmer weather.

The 6-foot-4 Brown announced for Miami over Indiana on Wednesday on ESPN. Ranked the No. 6 shooting guard in the Class of 2016 by 247Sports.com, he previously cut Xavier, UMass and Purdue from his list.

"I will be attending the University of Miami," Brown told ESPN's Adam Finkelstein.

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