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BU erases improbabilities in New Hampshire victories

It was the most improbable of weekends, which resulted in two improbable wins for the Boston University hockey team. Friday. Walter Brown Arena. Rookie goalie (BU’s Sean Fields) versus Hobey Baker candidate (New Hampshire’s Ty Conklin). Senior captain Carl Corazzini versus UNH superstar and Hobey hopeful Darren Haydar. Junior center Dan Cavanaugh was benched for […]

South End residents wary of crime, unaware of Akouk

The rape Abdelmajid Akouk was convicted of on Friday has gone largely unnoticed in his quiet South End neighborhood of brownstones and brick sidewalks. Meera, a South End resident, said she would like to have been better informed about living in close proximity to an accused rapist. “It doesn’t worry me, although I’d like to […]

Terriers drop eighth straight with Drexel loss

Close, but no cigar. The Boston University women’s basketball team dropped a 75-70 decision to Drexel University (11-7, 7-3 America East) on Saturday afternoon at The Roof. The loss drops the Terriers to 5-14 overall and 2-8 in America East. BU is mired in an eight-game losing streak. Freshman forward Katie Terhune paced BU with […]

Woes continue as BU falls to Hofstra

One play summed up last night’s Boston University women’s basketball game — and possibly even their entire season. With five minutes remaining in the game and the Pride in the midst of a 16-3 run that would seal the game’s outcome, freshman forward Katie Terhune knocked a loose ball rebound out of bounds with one […]

Terriers struggle to compete for two full halves

Somebody forgot to tell the Boston University women’s basketball team that games last 40 minutes. Last night’s game against Hofstra University was the latest in a series of 20-minute performances by the Terriers. They saw their record fall to 5-13 after a seven-point halftime lead was erased by a 45-25 second-half scoreline favoring the Pride. […]