Syracuse puts away Rutgers

Carmelo Anthony scored 30 points and grabbed 14 rebounds as Syracuse notched the top spot in the Big East Tournament West division with a 83-74 victory over Rutgers.

An NCAA on-campus record 33,071 filled the Carrier Dome to watch the Orangemen notch their 17th straight victory in the dome.

Rutgers (12-16, 4-12 Big East) finished the season last in the West Division and failed to make the conference tournament.

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