By CHARLIE PARENT & ADAM ZAGORIA Former Saint Peter’s March Madness star and current Bryant guard Doug Edert was ejected Saturday, along with Syracuse freshman guard Judah Mintz, for a slapping match between the two in the middle of the first half of the Bryant-Syracuse showdown. Mintz and three Bryant players — Edert, Kvonn Cramer and Tyler Brelsford – — were ejected after the incident which led to a bench-clearing brawl. Syracuse assistants Adrian Autry, Allen Griffin, and DOBO Pete Corasaniti were also ejected for leaving the bench, as was Bryant assistant Phil Martelli Jr., per Jon Rothstein. Bryant led by eight at the time of the scuffle and went on to win 73-72 on a game-winning runner by Sherif Gross-Bullock (15 points) in the final second. told reporters. It appears Grasso wasn’t buying what Boeheim was selling.
Antwan Walker finished with 18 for Bryant (5-1), and Earl Timberlake and Charles Pride had 13 apiece. Justin Taylor scored 25 for Syracuse (3-3) and Chris Bunch added 14. Follow Charlie on Twitter Follow Adam Zagoria on Twitter Follow ZAGSBLOGHoops on Instagram And Like ZAGS on Facebook
Jared Grasso and Jim Boeheim seen here discussing their post-game dinner plans https://t.co/AINIB1yhQz— Adam Zagoria (@AdamZagoria) November 27, 2022