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Men’s basketball eases past Lowell, 91-65

Men’s basketball eases past Lowell, 91-65

The Boston University men’s basketball team could not have asked for a better home opener, defeating the University of Massachusetts-Lowell by a score of 91-65 Wednesday night at Case Gym. The Terriers (2-0) opened on a tear with a 22-4 run to start the game and never looked back. Using the full-court press to generate early turnovers, BU made it look easy […]

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BU men’s basketball prepares for Lowell

BU men’s basketball prepares for Lowell

After defeating Northeastern University Sunday afternoon at TD Garden, the Boston University men’s basketball team will host the University of Massachusetts-Lowell Wednesday night at Case Gym. The clash between the Terriers (1-0) and the River Hawks (0-1) marks the first time that the teams have faced off since the 1985-86 season. The Terriers come into the match hoping to ride the momentum from Sunday’s […]

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BU women’s basketball looks for 1st win in 2013-14 against Harvard

Another day, another matchup against a local rival for the Boston University women’s basketball team. After losing their home opener to Northeastern University by a score of 72-63, the Terriers (0-1) will be looking to rebound with a win Wednesday night as they travel to play Harvard University in their first road game of the young season. BU started Friday’s game on […]

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Women’s basketball falls to Northeastern in season opener, 73-62

The Boston University women’s basketball team did not start the 2013-14 campaign the way it had hoped when it lost its Friday home opener 73-62 to Northeastern University at Case Gym. Although they got a career-high 27-point performance from senior guard Danielle Callahan, the Terriers (0-1) could not overcome a 28-point night from Northeastern (1-0) guard A’lece Mark. “I think […]

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Strong play of guards boosts BU men’s basketball against Huskies

Going into Sunday’s game, there was a lot to be said about the backcourt of the Boston University men’s basketball team. For the Terriers (1-0), the dynamic duo of guards in sophomore Maurice Watson Jr. and senior D.J. Irving highlight a strong group of Terriers in the 2013-14 season. Sunday afternoon, the Terriers proved that despite a limited and height-challenged frontcourt, their […]

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Men’s basketball opens season with victory over Northeastern

In its first game of its 2013-14 campaign, the Boston University men’s basketball team came from behind to defeat crosstown rival Northeastern University 72-69 Sunday afternoon at TD Garden. The win marked the Terriers’ first victory over the Huskies in four years. Sophomore guard Maurice Watson Jr., senior guard D.J. Irving, sophomore forward Nathan Dieudonne, sophomore guard John Papale and senior forward […]

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Optimistic BU men’s basketball team awaits promising 2013-14 season

Optimistic BU men’s basketball team awaits promising 2013-14 season

On March 19, the Boston University men’s basketball season came to an unfortunate end when they lost to what will soon become a new Patriot League foe in Loyola University-Maryland during the opening round of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament. Nearly eight months after their disappointing loss to Loyola, there is nothing but positivity surrounding the Terriers as they get ready to […]

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For women’s basketball, season of new opportunities awaits

For women’s basketball, season of new opportunities awaits

As the 2013-14 NCAA season dawns over Case Gymnasium, changes are coming to the Boston University women’s basketball team, even if they are not that obvious. Sure, head coach Kelly Greenberg is again patrolling the sidelines for her tenth season, just as energetic and passionate as ever, while senior Rashidat Agboola is still the team’s starting forward after another terrific […]

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Patriot League preseason power rankings

1. Boston University – Last year, the Terriers finished second in the America East Conference before a first-round exit in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT). This season, BU is looking to improve upon that finish in a new conference. BU’s transition process should be alleviated by the return of all of its starters, which includes its scoring, rebounding and assist leaders […]

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Dom Morris grows into key player on men’s basketball team

Dom Morris grows into key player on men’s basketball team

During the spring of 2011, Dom Morris was just a freshman enjoying the ride as the Boston University men’s basketball team traveled to Tulsa, Okla., to play in the NCAA Tournament. That year, the Terriers took on the No. 1-seeded Kansas University in the second round and were able to stay competitive with the Jayhawks for most of the contest. […]

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