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Men’s basketball prevails in OT thriller

Men’s basketball prevails in OT thriller

After nearly blowing a 20-point lead just five days ago against Bucknell University, the Boston University men’s basketball team returned to Agganis Arena to take on the third-place U.S. Military Academy in another Patriot League contest. Despite a great opening from the Terriers, BU (15-7, 8-1 Patriot League) found itself in another tight late-game situation after blowing a 22-point second […]

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Women’s basketball sets sights on 2nd straight Patriot League victory

The Boston University women’s basketball team will look to win its second straight Patriot League game Wednesday night when it takes on the U.S. Military Academy. The Terriers (8-13, 3-5 Patriot League) will be traveling to West Point, N.Y., where the Black Knights (14-5, 6-2 Patriot League) are a perfect 9-0 at home. “We can’t be happy that we got a big […]

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Men’s basketball prepares for Army

Men’s basketball prepares for Army

After two tough road contests, the Boston University men’s basketball team is preparing for its return to Agganis Arena where the Terriers will face off against the U.S. Military Academy Wednesday night. The Terriers (14-7, 7-1 Patriot League) are hoping that their 64-61 win against Bucknell University last Saturday will be the start of a new winning streak after its six-game unbeaten […]

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Agboola aids in improved BU offense

The Boston University women’s basketball team struggled to find an offensive rhythm early in the season. Although a problem early in the year, the Terrier offense has thrived in recent games due to the play of senior forward Rashidat Agboola. In BU’s (8-13, 3-5 Patriot League) previous game, a victory over Bucknell University, Agboola recorded a season-high 25 points, which […]

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Men’s basketball looks to right 2nd-half issues

Men’s basketball looks to right 2nd-half issues

For the Boston University men’s basketball team, execution has not been an issue. Rather, the team’s main focus heading into the second half of conference play has been learning to close out games. The problem has been somewhat of a constant throughout the season, but it presented itself most recently in the Terriers’ (14-7, 7-1 Patriot League) last two contests […]

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Agboola records 1,000th career point

For the Boston University women’s basketball team, Saturday’s game against Bucknell University was worth more than just another notch in the win column. The Terriers (8-13, 3-5 Patriot League) defeated the Bison (10-8, 5-3 Patriot League) in convincing fashion, putting up a season-high 86 points. Twenty-five of those points came from senior forward Rashidat Agboola who was a perfect 8-for-8 […]

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Women’s basketball defeats Bucknell

Women’s basketball defeats Bucknell

The Boston University women’s basketball hosted Bucknell University Saturday afternoon at Case Gymnasium, coming away with an impressive 86-58 victory over the Bison. The Terriers’ (8-13, 3-5 Patriot League) offensive outburst was only part of the story though, as senior forward Rashidat Agboola became the 22nd player in BU women’s basketball history to eclipse the 1,000-point mark for her career at BU. […]

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Men’s basketball holds on for win against Bucknell

Coming off its first Patriot League loss, the Boston University men’s basketball team responded Saturday with a 64-61 victory against last year’s Patriot League champion Bucknell University. The Bison (9-10, 4-4 Patriot League) came into the game with a 70-60 win against Loyola University-Maryland in their last contest. Before that victory, they had lost two games in a row against […]

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McKendrick continues to excel for Terriers

Junior forward Mollie McKendrick may have turned a corner in her third year on the Boston University women’s basketball team. McKendrick set a career high in points with 18 on Wednesday night against American University in a 63-56 loss, part of her double-double effort. Last year on a 24-win Terrier team that included guards Chantell Alford and Mo Moran, McKendrick took the […]

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BU women’s basketball falls in close contest with American

The Boston University women’s basketball team took on American University Wednesday night at Case Gymnasium, falling to the Eagles by a 63-56 margin in a back-and-forth contest. The Terriers (7-13, 2-6 Patriot League) started out of the gates slowly and trailed early to the Eagles (13-5, 6-1 Patriot League). Despite leading 4-2 just 1:40 into the game, BU eventually found itself down 16-5 when […]

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