Boston Marathon Bombings Turned Class Into Chaos For BU Professor

Boston University journalism professor Michelle Johnson was busy during Marathon Monday last year. Johnson was coordinating the Boston University News Service’s coverage of the event from a classroom-turned-newsroom, checking in with around 20 students spread throughout the course. By 2 p.m., the elite runners had all crossed the finish line and the news team was wrapping up its...
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Creighton signs Boston U. guard Maurice Watson Jr.

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) Boston University point guard Maurice Watson Jr. is transferring to Creighton.
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Boston Marathon bombings had professor fearing for her students

Michelle Johnson is a professor at Boston University's School of Communication. She had no idea last Patriots Day that her students would be involved in an experience that was as real as it gets for any journalist.
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"Doo ***" Hopes to Make Music as a Bluejay

Mo Watson Jr., the former point guard at Boston University, committed to CU over the weekend.
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Watson Commits to Creighton on Visit

The former point guard at Boston University will join the Bluejay program.
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Maurice Watson Jr. departing BU to seek bigger stage

The hole was already going to be a large one to fill for Joe Jones and the Boston University men’s basketball team given the losses of seniors Dom Morris and D.J. Irving. That hole just got a lot bigger. Maurice Watson Jr., the Terriers’ leading scorer this past season and the lone BU player to make the All-Patriot League first team, will transfer from the school and look to...
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Three Boston University Men’s Basketball Starters Decide To Transfer

The Boston University men’s basketball team lost its three senior co-captains to graduation but will sustain even greater losses as Maurice Watson Jr., Malik Thomas and James Kennedy will transfer, coach Joe Jones told ESPN Boston. The Terriers now will be without five of their top seven scorers. Watson might be the biggest loss of the three transfers — he averaged 13.3 points...
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Boston University Women’s Basketball Coach Accused Of Bullying Players

Boston University has launched an investigation into the school’s women’s basketball program after four players left the team this academic year citing mistreatment from the team’s coach, Kelly Greenberg, according to The Boston Globe. Of the four players who left the team, two walked away from their $60,000-a-year scholarships, another is scheduled to graduate in May, and...
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Boston University Retires No. 6 In Honor Of Legendary Coach Jack Parker (Video)

Jack Parker’s legendary career as a player and head coach of men’s hockey at Boston University was honored Friday night during a number retirement ceremony at Agganis Arena. In his 40 seasons behind the Terriers bench, Parker led the team to three national championships (1978, 1995, 2009), 21 Beanpot titles and 894 victories. Many of his players went on to become United States...
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Boston U pulls away from Navy in 61-48 win

Maurice Watson Jr. scored nine points and dished out eight assists to lead Boston University to a 61-48 win over Navy on Wednesday night. D.J. Irving contributed 12 points and John Papale had 10 for Boston U (16-8, 9-2), which got its first in-season sweep of a Patriot League opponent with the win. The Terriers hit just 20 of 54 from the field but held a 50-33 rebounding advantage...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

No. 1 UConn women beat Boston University 96-38

Stefanie Dolson followed up her first triple-double with a 23-point, 10-rebound performance on Friday as top-ranked Connecticut routed Boston University 96-38 in the opening round of the Hall of Fame Challenge tournament. The Huskies, who dressed just seven scholarship players because of injury, had four players in double figures. They used a 34-3 run in the first half to take control...
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November 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Badgers men's hockey falls to Boston U.

BOSTON, Mass. -- Boston University handed Wisconsin's men's hockey squad a one-sided, 7-3 defeat Saturday night. Boston University, ranked 15th nationally, jumped out to a 3-1 advantage by midway through the second period and never looked back, giving second-ranked Wisconsin (2-2-0) an eye-opening setback. Boston (3-1-0) was led by Cason Hohmann, who produced three assists...
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October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston University Hockey Has 'Culture of Sexual Entitlement,' 'Issues of Institutional Control' According to Task Force

In the wake of two sexual assault cases involving Boston University hockey players, the university set up a task force to review the team's culture. On Wednesday, the task force released its report on the program, and the results shine a harsh light on the Terriers hockey program run by coach Jack Parker. "Our conclusion is that there are a number of important structures...
September 05, 2012  |  Discuss

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