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Sophomore Corrine Williams finished with a team-high 16 points. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s basketball laments poor shooting in loss to Colgate

Though the Boston University women’s basketball team was able to best Colgate University in many offensive categories in its Wednesday night matchup, the Terriers fell to the Raiders 72-63. The Terriers (1-17, 1-6 Patriot League) had the edge in shots, shots from behind the 3-point line, steals and rebounds. When it came to points and shooting percentage, however, they were […]

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Sophomore Cheddi Mosely led BU with 17 points. PHOTO BY ALEXANDRA WIMLEY/DFP FILE PHOTO

Men’s basketball sees Colgate snap its three-game winning streak

A back-and-forth game turned sour early on for the Boston University men’s basketball team as Colgate University defeated them 85-78. The Terriers (10-10, 3-4 Patriot League) were only down two at halftime, but shot a measly 38.5 percent from the field compared to Colgate’s (9-9, 5-2 Patriot League) 52 percent in the half. The game shifted at the 12:59 mark […]

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Senior Nathan Dieudonne averages 6.6 rebounds a game. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Men’s basketball to test winning streak against Colgate

Riding a three-game winning streak, the Boston University men’s basketball team will hope to keep the good times rolling Wednesday night when it visits Colgate University. The Terriers (10-9, 3-3 Patriot League) will enter the matchup less than 48 hours removed from an overtime victory over Loyola University Maryland. Hampered by injuries, the Terriers — who are down to a […]

by Jacklyn Bamberger· · 0 comments · Basketball, Sports
Junior Meghan Green averages 11.1 points per game. PHOTO BY ALLIE WIMLEY/DFP FILE PHOTO

Women’s basketball, Case Gym to welcome Colgate

The Boston University women’s basketball team will look to redress last season’s Patriot League Tournament loss when it hosts Colgate University Wednesday night at Case Gym. The two closest games of the season have come in the last two contests for the Terriers (1-16, 1-5 Patriot League). They notched their first win of the season last Wednesday against American University […]

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Junior Eric Fanning finished with 37 points. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Fanning’s career night lifts men’s basketball past Loyola in overtime

It took everything that they had, but the Boston University men’s basketball team squeezed past conference rival Loyola University Maryland in overtime by a score of 87-84 Monday night at Case Gym. The Terriers (10-9, 3-3 Patriot League) earned their third-straight win in dramatic style, storming back from a 14-point deficit in the second half to knock off the Greyhounds […]

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Senior John Papale finished with one turnover against Loyola. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Turnover margin defines men’s basketball win over Loyola

In an up-and-down season for the Boston University men’s basketball team, the turnover margin has shaped the outcome of numerous contests. The Terriers often turn the ball over more than their opponents, but things took a turn Monday night at Case Gym. In the process of pulling out an 87-84 overtime win over Loyola University Maryland, BU (10-9, 3-3 Patriot […]

by Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Basketball, Sports
Junior Eric Fanning chipped in 14 points and four rebounds. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Men’s basketball relies on defense in victory at American

The Boston University men’s basketball team relied on stellar defensive play to win their second straight conference game, knocking off American University by a score of 61-50 Wednesday night at Bender Arena. The Terriers (9-9, 2-3 Patriot League) are now 8-0 when keeping their opponents below 67 points, as they held the Eagles (2-14, 0-5 Patriot League) to 34.7 percent […]

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Senior John Papale added five rebounds and six points in the win. PHOTO BY SARAH SILBIGER/DFP FILE PHOTO

Tenacious defense helps men’s basketball defeat Lafayette

The Boston University men’s basketball team returned to action Saturday afternoon, dominating Lafayette College with a score of 68-47 at Case Gym. The victory for the Terriers (8-9, 1-3 Patriot League) marked their first conference victory of the season and also snapped a three-game losing streak. The plus-21 margin of victory was the team’s second best this season, following a […]

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Senior Nathan Dieudonne dropped four points after leading BU's offense the last two games. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Men’s basketball drops Patriot League home opener to Navy

In a back and forth game, the Boston University men’s basketball team fell to the United States Naval Academy 83-67 at Case Gym Wednesday night. The Midshipmen’s (11-5, 2-1 Patriot League) win marks their first in program history over the Terriers (7-9, 0-3 Patriot League). “We’ve had trouble lately defending and we make too many mistakes,” BU head coach Joe […]

by Michael Joscelyn· · 0 comments · Basketball, Sports
Sophomore Cheddi Mosely drained one of his seven 3-pointers. PHOTO BY JUSTIN HAWK/DFP FILE PHOTO

Inconsistency plagues men’s basketball in Lehigh road loss

Inconsistent. That’s the only way Joe Jones, head coach of the Boston University men’s basketball team, could describe his side’s play Saturday afternoon at Lehigh University. After trailing by as many as 13 points in the first half, the Terriers (7-8, 0-2 Patriot League) put together some dominant stretches, but their comeback efforts fell short in an 81-73 loss. “[Lehigh] […]

by Jacklyn Bamberger· · 0 comments · Basketball, Sports