Going into their match-up with the Deacons of Wake Forest, BC would look to build some momentum as the ACC Tournament looms in the distance. The tourney is BC’s only hope to redeem a disappointing season. The catch is they will need to display the same spoiler attitude that got them past Syracuse, then the No. 1 team in the country, for the duration of the tournament.
Ryan Anderson had 24 points and seven rebounds as the visiting Eagles surprised the Demon Deacons.
Olivier Hanlan scored 13 of his 17 points in the second half for Boston College (8-21, 4-12 ACC), which won for just the second time in its last nine games. Lonnie Jackson had 12 points and Patrick Heckmann added 10 or the Eagles.
Travis McKie and Devin Thomas scored 18 points apiece...
On Wednesday, the Miami Hurricanes finally got their first Atlantic Coast Conference home win in a 71-64 victory over the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. But that was a blip in the radar of college basketball.
The big story of the night was that Boston College handed No. 1 Syracuse its first loss of the season. The second-to-last place Eagles upset the Orange in overtime with a score...
For Boston College forward Ryan Anderson, the team's biggest win of an awful season coming just a few days after a loss more painful than any game was no coincidence.
On Tuesday morning, a funeral was held for BC's longtime basketball media contact and sports information assistant Dick Kelley, who died last week after a two-year battle with ALS.
On Wednesday night, the...
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Joe Rahon scored 20 points, Ryan Anderson 18 and Boston College nailed a season high 14 from 3-point range in a 76-52 rout over Virginia Tech Wednesday night.
Patrick Heckmann had 14 points and Olivier Hanlan 11 for the Eagles (6-14, 2-5 Atlantic Coast Conference). Both of Boston College's league wins have come against the Hokies.
Jarell Eddie led Virginia Tech (8-12, 1-7)...
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January 29, 2014
Ryan Anderson scored 28 points and added 11 rebounds, and Lonnie Jackson made his only basket of the night on a 3-pointer in overtime to give Boston College the lead for good as the Eagles beat Sacred Heart 75-67 on Tuesday night.
Joe Rahon scored 19 points and Olivier Hanlan had 15 with five rebounds to help BC (3-4) earn its second straight victory.
Chris Evans scored 18 points...
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November 26, 2013
Ryan Anderson continues to see most of his time at the 5 for Boston College. Creates mismatches. Enhances spacing. Skilled team.— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) October 31, 2013The fact that Nutt was a I-A head coach for two decades and is clueless about CT talent should tell him all he needs to know about CT talent— Matt Hinton (@MattRHinton) October 31, 2013 Today is Priest...
It has been quite some time since Boston College basketball has been relevant from a national perspective. But with Steve Donahue in his third year at the helm and Ryan Anderson looking like a budding superstar, the Eagles are on a mission to make sure fans — both in Boston and around the county — take notice.
Left with the unenviable task of building a program from a team with...
Ryan Anderson scored seven of his game-high 29 points during a 14-2 game-clinching run to lead Boston College to an 84-70 win over Florida International in the schools' season opener on Sunday.
Anderson, voted on the Atlantic Coast Conference's all-freshman team last season, added 17 rebounds.
Dennis Clifford, Olivier Hanlan and Patrick Heckmann each scored 12 points for...
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November 11, 2012
BCeagles.com posted a Q&A with Ryan Anderson. He talked about his summer break and his new teammates. Hopefully the new guys are as far along as Anderson feels they are. HD is banking on our experience as a reason we could surprise people this year.BC keeps hitting Ohio prospects hard. The latest target is Cinci LB Marcus Oliver.Here is more on future Eagle Dan Monteroso. Monteroso...