7:00 PM ET, December 22, 2008
Carrier Dome, Syracuse, New York
Substitute starter Rautins ties McNamara with nine 3-pointers in victory
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- When his Syracuse teammates repeatedly found him wide open against Coppin State, Andy Rautins had a night he'll never forget.Rautins equaled a school record with nine 3-pointers and scored a career-high 29 points to lead the Orange (No. 14 ESPN/USA Today, No. 17 AP) to an 82-71 victory Monday night.
• Andy Rautins set a Syracuse Carrier Dome record with nine 3-point field goals and the Orange won for the ninth time in the last 10 home games. Rautins' 29 points were 10 more than his previous career high.
• Jim Boeheim won his 783rd career game and is now one behind Jim Calhoun for the second most wins among active D-I coaches.
• Coppin State lost its eighth straight game.
-- ESPN research
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||26-72 (.361)||30-55 (.545)|
|3P Made-Attempted||11-27 (.407)||10-25 (.400)|
|FT Made-Attempted||8-12 (.667)||12-18 (.667)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||16 (0/0)||11 (0/0)|
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