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Thompson lifts Syracuse past Boston U.

(TSX / STATS) -- SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Syracuse freshman forward Taurean Thompson played so well Saturday, he got a promotion during the game.

Thompson, who played a total of 12 minutes in the Orange's previous two games, started the second half after coming off the bench in the first half and notched team highs with 22 points and seven rebounds as Syracuse thumped Boston University, 99-77, before 22,878 fans at the Carrier Dome.

Thompson made 10 of 13 shots as Syracuse (6-3) snapped out of a four-game offensive funk by shooting 51.6 percent from the floor and 42.4 percent from beyond the arc.

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Leaders
Points: E. Fanning14.9
Rebounds: J. Alston6.3
Assists: K. Foreman4.5
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: E. Fanning78.4%
3P%: T. Scanlon40.4%
Steals: C. Hankerson2.0
Blocks: J. Alston0.7
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 North Carolina33-7
6 Kentucky32-6
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon33-6
10 Louisville25-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 North Carolina33-7
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Oregon33-6
4 Kansas31-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 South Carolina26-11
7 Arizona32-5
8 Villanova32-4
9 UCLA31-5
10 Florida27-9
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Patriot League Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Bucknell 15-3 26-9
Lehigh 12-6 20-12
Boston University 12-6 18-14
Navy 10-8 16-16
Holy Cross 9-9 15-17
Loyola Maryland 8-10 16-17
Colgate 8-10 10-22
Army West Point 6-12 13-19
Lafayette 5-13 9-21
American University 5-13 8-22
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