7:00 PM ET, January 7, 2009
Carrier Dome, Syracuse, New York
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- DePaul coach Jerry Wainwright got a first-hand look at hot-shooting Andy Rautins and his Syracuse teammates, and he could only marvel at what they did to his Blue Demons.Rautins scored 17 points and Paul Harris added 14 to lead six Syracuse players in double figures in the Orange's (No. 9 ESPN/USA Today, No. 11 AP) 85-68 win on Wednesday night.
• Syracuse starts the Big East season 3-0 for the first time in four seasons.
• DePaul has lost four straight Big East games and nine straight overall vs. ranked opponents.
• Paul Harris had 14 points to reach 1,000 for his career -- becoming the 50th player in Syracuse history to reach that milestone.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||27-66 (.409)||33-70 (.471)|
|3P Made-Attempted||6-18 (.333)||8-16 (.500)|
|FT Made-Attempted||8-19 (.421)||11-19 (.579)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||17 (0/0)||16 (0/0)|
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