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Syracuse, mastering the art of gamesmenship

Dec 17, 2012, 1:30 PM EDT

According to weather.com, the high in Syracuse on Monday is 46 degrees, which seems pretty warm for December in upstate NY.

Perhaps warm enough to warrant turning off the heat in the Carrier Dome?

Detroit traveled up to Syracuse on Sunday, as they will be playing the Orange at 7 p.m. on Monday night. but when they made their way to the Carrier Dome for practice, they were greeted with a chilly surprise.

From the official Detroit athletics twitter feed:

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Yes, it was 48 degrees inside the dome during Detroit’s practice.

And it got colder:

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Well played, Syracuse. Well played.

(h/t It’s Always Sunny In Detroit)

Rob Dauster is the editor of the college basketball website Ballin’ is a Habit. You can find him on twitter @robdauster.

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