V.T. Hokies……Phfft, Okeydokey

For the second time this season BC had Va. Tech in their sights and for the second time the Eagles have chalked away a victory. Both of BC’s conference wins have been at the expense of the Hokies. Sophomore guard Joe Rahon took it upon himself to ignite a torrid blaze of shooting that caused the Va. Tech Hokies to topple. Rahon (20 points) was 7 of 11 from inside the arc and 5...
Via Beantown Banter
January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Rahon, Eagles put Hokies in their place

Boston College pummeled Virginia Tech right into the cellar last night with a 76-52 victory at Conte Forum. The hapless Hokies (8-12, 1-7) assumed sole ownership of last place in the ACC with their second loss to the Eagles this season. BC (6-14, 2-5) snapped a three-game conference losing streak with its second-largest margin of victory over an ACC opponent in school history. ...
Via Pro Sports Daily
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston College beats Washington 89-78

Joe Rahon scored 22 points, including four 3-pointers in Boston College's first-half barrage from beyond the arc, and the Eagles beat Washington 89-78 on Friday in the third-place game of the 2K Sports Classic Benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project. The Eagles started the game by making eight of 11 3-point attempts, including Rahon making four in as many attempts in a 2:40 span...
Via AP on Fox
November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

A close win at Conte

The curse of beating Duke lives on.  Back in February, Maryland beat Duke and then went to Conte and BC won.  This afternoon Virginia arrived at Conte coming off a win vs. Duke on Thursday, and BC won this one as well 53-52 thanks to some last-second heroics from Joe Rahon. For 38 minutes, the game had been looking as if it could be another cookie-cutter Conte game this season...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
March 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston College loses to No. 8 Hurricanes 72-50

Joe Rahon, coming off his best scoring game this season, had a tough time even attempting a shot against the Miami Hurricanes. Rahon was shut out and Boston College was stymied by the No. 8 Hurricanes, who won 72-50 on Tuesday night. The young Eagles shot 37 percent, including 5 for 23 from 3-point range. ''That's what you see in freshmen and young players,''...
Via AP on Fox
February 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Miami’s Shane Larkin and Boston College’s Joe Rahon earn weekly ACC basketball honors

The latest from ACC press release via @HokieGuru GREENSBORO, N.C. – Miami sophomore Shane Larkin has been named the ACC Men’s Basketball Player of the Week,  and Boston College’s Joe Rahon has been selected the conference’s Rookie of the Week. Larkin averaged 19.0 points, 4.0 assists, 4.0 steals, 3.0 rebounds and 1.0 blocks in 38.5 minutes for the Hurricanes, who scored...
Via All Sports Discussion
February 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston College 75, Clemson 68

Freshman Joe Rahon scored a season-high 26 points and Boston College snapped a five-game losing streak with a 75-68 win over Clemson despite nearly blowing a 17-point lead in the closing 5 1/2 minutes Saturday. The Eagles (10-11, 2-6 Atlantic Coast Conference) surpassed their victory total of last season, when they went 9-22. Lonnie Jackson added 14 points and Ryan Anderson 12...
Via AP on Fox
February 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Clemson falters at B.C.

Freshman Joe Rahon scored a season-high 26 points and Boston College snapped a five-game losing streak with a 75-68 win over Clemson despite nearly blowing a 17-point lead in the closing 5 1/2 minutes Saturday.
February 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Rahon's big week and other links

Joe Rahon's play earned him ACC honors as well as two different features. One from his hometown paper and one from ESPN Boston. Here is a nice feature on Gaudreau. BC finished 108th in USA Today's final football rankings.HD thinks we will be at the bottom of the conference again next season.A group of BC Athletes are using their last days of vacation to help out in New...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
January 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston College 79, Dartmouth 58

Joe Rahon went 6 for 6 on 3-point attempts and scored a season-high 24 points to lead all five starters in double figures, carrying Boston College over Dartmouth 79-58 Monday for its fifth straight victory. Olivier Hanlan had 15 points, Ryan Anderson and Lonnie Jackson 12 and Patrick Heckmann 10 for Boston College (8-5), which opens Atlantic Coast Conference play Saturday at home...
Via AP on Fox
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

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