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Sophomore guard Cheddi Mosely drained 20 points against the Eagles. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s basketball handles American, extends winning streak

The Boston University men’s basketball team fought off a late charge from American University Wednesday night, defending Case Gym to the tune of a 71-52 victory, the team’s fifth straight. Things could not be going much better for the Terriers (15-11, 8-5 Patriot League), as the team won eight of its last 10 games and now sits in second place […]

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Eric Fanning paces men’s basketball vs. American

Eric Fanning paces men’s basketball vs. American

Ever since his return on Dec. 2, junior guard Eric Fanning has paced the Boston University men’s basketball team’s offensive efforts. Not only does Fanning lead the Terriers (15-11, 8-5 Patriot League) in points with 15 a game, he also acts as a barometer to the team’s play. During the Terriers’ current five-game winning streak, Fanning leads the team with […]

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Junior Courtney Latham had a strong rain, registering eight points for BU. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s basketball drops Patriot League matchup to American

After competitive play in its last two games, the Boston University women’s basketball team fell hard at American University Wednesday night, dropping a 79-33 decision. The Eagles (6-17, 4-8 Patriot League) were led by senior Ari Booth’s 22 points, but it was a team effort that BU head coach Katy Steding’s side couldn’t keep at bay. BU (2-21, 2-10 Patriot […]

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Junior Meghan Green averages 11.4 points per game. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

American University welcomes women’s basketball to D.C.

The Boston University women’s basketball team will head to the nation’s capital to take on Patriot League foe American University Wednesday night. These two squads last met Jan. 13 in Case Gym, and the Terriers (2-20, 2-9 Patriot League) notched their first win of the season, 63-59. BU is arguably playing its most competitive basketball of the season right now. […]

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Freshman guard Kyle Foreman averages 9.7 points per game. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

American University to test men’s basketball’s winning streak

Hoping to extend its four-game winning streak, the Boston University men’s basketball team will take on American University at Case Gym Wednesday night. The Terriers (14-11, 7-5 Patriot League) are coming off an overtime victory over Lafayette College and are in the midst of some of their best basketball of the season. In a four-way tie for second place in […]

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Junior Courtney Latham dished out five assists and scored nine points against Lafayette. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s basketball falters late to Lafayette College

In a matchup between two of the Patriot League’s bottom teams, the Boston University women’s basketball team narrowly missed out another win Saturday as it fell 71-64 to Lafayette College at Case Gym. The Terriers (2-20, 2-9 Patriot League) were looking to add a second-straight victory following their buzzer-beating upset of the United States Naval Academy Thursday, courtesy of junior […]

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Center Blaise Mbargorba grabbed four boards and scored six points. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Men’s basketball prevails in overtime over Lafayette College

Joe Jones, head coach of the Boston University men’s basketball team, knows that there are no giveaway games in the competitive Patriot League. So when his side faced off against No. 10 Lafayette College on the road Saturday in a matchup of teams seemingly headed in opposite directions, Jones told the Terriers (14-11, 7-5 Patriot League) to be ready for a […]

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Sophomore Corrine Williams scored 10 points in 36 minutes of action. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Fourth quarter woes plague women’s basketball vs. Lafayette College

Going into the fourth quarter of its contest versus Lafayette College Saturday at Case Gym, the Boston University women’s basketball team was in prime position for its second-straight victory. The Terriers (2-20, 2-9 Patriot League) were in a better position against the Leopards (5-16, 3-8 Patriot League) than they were in Thursday’s 51-49 win over the United States Naval Academy. […]

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PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Women’s basketball beats Navy in dramatic fashion

Following a late game tying layup by senior Peri Curtis of the United States Naval Academy, Boston University head coach Katy Steding called a timeout with 0.6 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter to prepare the BU women’s basketball team for one last shot at a win before overtime. With graduate student guard Troi Melton set to inbound the ball, […]

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BU earned its second win of the season Thursday night. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Sarah Hope buzzer beater leads women’s basketball past Navy

After a buzzer beater from junior guard Sarah Hope, the Boston University women’s basketball team got the best of the United States Naval Academy Thursday night, winning 51-49 in a dramatic fashion. While BU (2-19, 2-8 Patriot League) has struggled to stage a comeback at times this season, it showed resilience against the Midshipmen (10-11, 4-6 Patriot League). The game-winning […]

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