Boston University vs La Salle

La Salle 70, Boston U. 53


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 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
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
Patriot League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Army West Point0-06-4207
Boston U.0-04-5206
Holy Cross0-03-6299

Atlantic 10
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
St. Bona.0-07-277
Rhode Island0-05-324
Saint Louis0-05-5152
Geo. Wash.0-05-6169
George Mason0-05-6226
La Salle0-05-674
Saint Josephs0-04-5209
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