“We’ve tested our players over 600 times and have had 2 positives” Jim Boeheim post-game following win over Niagara

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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) –

Thursday night the Syracuse men’s basketball team improved to 2-0, with a 75-45 win over Niagara.

Before the game, Syracuse athletics released a statement, saying that one of the members of the SU team had tested positive for Covid-19.

After the game, Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim said that the player was a walk-on, and due to contract tracing Buddy Boeheim had to sit the game out.

According to coach Boeheim, Buddy will be out seven more days.

To listen to the full post game press conference from head coach Jim Boeheim following the win over Niagara, click on the video player above.

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