Boston University vs La Salle

La Salle 70, Boston U. 53

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PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Tyreek Duren scored 23 points and La Salle defeated Boston University 70-53 on Thursday night to set the Tom Gola Arena record for most consecutive wins with eight.

The Explorers' streak dates back to last season. They won seven straight from Jan. 29 to Nov. 21, 2006.

Duren also had seven rebounds and five assists for La Salle (9-4), which has won seven of its last eight contests.

The Terriers (4-9) have dropped five straight, breaking the pattern established in their first 12 games in which they lost four, won four and lost four.

Ramon Galloway added 13 points for the Explorers, whose 11-0 run gave them a 25-8 lead with 10:08 remaining in the first half.

Malik Thomas led BU with 17 points. His teammate Darryl Partin, who played two seasons with the Explorers before transferring, had 12 points, well shy of his average of 20.8 points per game.

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Boston University (4-9)292453
La Salle (9-4) «432770

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Boston University Terriers
D. Morris, F292-52-23326
T. Robinson, F261-60-04243
D. Partin, G364-164-430212
M. Griffin, G351-10-14643
M. Terry Jr., G101-20-00012
M. Thomas296-103-581317
P. Hazel174-50-35028
Z. Chionuma90-30-00000
J. Pelage81-20-01122
J. Kennedy10-00-00000
Totals 20-509-1530132053
 40%60% 
La Salle Explorers
D. White, F282-44-78328
J. Wright, F274-82-381210
T. Duren, G369-142-475023
D. Peterson, G321-21-22114
E. Pettis, G213-80-02258
R. Galloway314-113-421313
T. Dunn151-50-23002
S. Zack91-20-02022
M. Sheehan10-10-00010
Totals 25-5512-2239131670
 45.5%54.5% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bucknell15-326-963
Lehigh12-620-1297
Boston U.12-618-14187
Navy10-816-16206
Holy Cross9-915-17208
Loyola-Md.8-1016-17212
Colgate8-1010-22294
Army West Point6-1213-19267
Lafayette5-139-21321
American5-138-22310

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Dayton15-324-830
VCU14-426-922
Rhode Island13-525-1031
Richmond13-522-1380
St. Bona.11-720-1291
Geo. Wash.10-820-15102
George Mason9-920-14103
La Salle9-915-15137
Davidson8-1017-1589
Fordham7-1113-19215
Saint Louis6-1212-21238
UMass4-1415-18193
Saint Josephs4-1411-20201
Duquesne3-1510-22266
 
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BC 46
ELON 62 Final
NC 100
Florida 83 Final
RUT 85
PSU 53 Final
Michigan 71
HOW 34 Final
Kansas 89
VANDY 74 Final
MU 57