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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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Senior John Papale has led BU in its three-game winning streak. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/DFP FILE PHOTO

Men’s basketball looks ahead to Lafayette clash

Looking to maintain its fast-gaining momentum, the No. 3 Boston University men’s basketball team will travel to Lafayette College Saturday in its quest for a fourth-straight Patriot League win. This will be a rematch of their Jan. 9 matchup in which the Terriers (13-11, 6-5 Patriot League) dominated to the tune of a 68-47 victory. It is the lowest point […]

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Freshman Kyle Forman dished in 17 points against Navy. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s basketball keeps rolling at Navy, wins third-straight game

The Boston University men’s basketball team fought off a comeback bid from the United States Naval Academy en route to an 83-72 win Wednesday night in Annapolis, Maryland. The game is the Terriers’ (13-11, 6-5 Patriot League) third-straight win and their sixth victory in the last eight games. BU now has a winning conference-only record and is .500 in away […]

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Junior Meghan Green leads BU with 10.9 points per game. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s basketball set for Navy matchup at Case Gym

In the middle of a four-game losing streak, the Boston University women’s basketball team will look to halt the season’s futility when it plays host to the United States Naval Academy Thursday at Case Gym. BU (1-19, 1-8 Patriot League) has failed to capture a second victory since its 63-59 triumph over American University on Jan. 13, while Navy (10-10, […]

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Senior Nathan Dieudonne is fourth in the Patriot League in rebounding. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Men’s basketball heads to Navy for Patriot League clash

Fresh off a thrilling buzzer-beating win and an appearance on SportsCenter, the Boston University men’s basketball team will try and keep the momentum going when it travels to the United States Naval Academy Wednesday night. The Midshipmen (16-7, 7-3 Patriot League), who sit second in the conference standings, handily downed the Terriers (12-11, 5-5 Patriot League) 83-67 in their first […]

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Sophomore Cheddi Mosely led BU with 18 points. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

Men’s basketball contains Tim Kempton, Lehigh

Going into the Patriot League matchup versus Lehigh University, Boston University men’s basketball head coach Joe Jones knew reigning Patriot League Player of the Year Tim Kempton would be one to watch. “I don’t know if there is anybody in the league that can stop him 1-on-1,” Jones said. “He’s that good. He takes his time, he’s big and strong, he […]

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John Papale leads men’s basketball past Lehigh

Another thriller for the Boston University men’s basketball team sent the fans home happy Sunday afternoon, as the team escaped with a 75-73 win over Lehigh University at Case Gym. Five Terriers (12-11, 5-5 Patriot League) finished in double-digit scoring, the least of which came from senior guard John Papale and his game-winning circus shot. “John has hit so many […]

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Graduate student Troi Melton scored a team-high nine points in the loss. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Second half plagues women’s basketball in Lehigh loss 

Saturday afternoon’s matchup between the Boston University women’s basketball team and Lehigh University was a tale of two halves, and the latter relied on 3-point shooting en route to a 72-48 victory. On the road to begin the second half of their conference schedule, the Terriers (1-19, 1-8 Patriot League) came out looking slow. In the first five minutes of […]

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Sophomore Nick Havener grabs 6.6 boards a game and sinks 59.5 percent of his free throws. PHOTO BY MADDIE MALHOTRA/DFP FILE PHOTO

Men’s basketball seeks to avenge loss versus Lehigh

The Boston University men’s basketball team will return for a one-game home stand when conference foe Lehigh University comes to Case Gym Sunday. So far this season, the Terriers (11-11, 4-5 Patriot League) have endured a mixture of results, suffering from losing streaks before rattling off multiple victories. Most recently, the team snapped a two-game losing stretch with a 76-67 […]

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