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Boston College falls to Georgia Tech in OT at ACC tourney

The Boston College basketball team has perfected the art of getting close. It’s finishing the job that has proven troublesome. This time the Eagles battled back from a 13-point deficit late in regulation to force overtime against Georgia Tech in the opening round of the ACC tournament. They even built a three-point lead in the extra period before running into some familiar problems...
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Georgia Tech 73, Boston College 70

Robert Carter Jr. scored 20 points with 13 rebounds and the Yellow Jackets survived blowing a 12-point lead with five minutes left in regulation to advance out of the opening round of the ACC tournament in Atlanta. Marcus Georges-Hunt added 18 points for No. 11 seed Georgia Tech (16-16), which won its third game in a row to move into the second round against sixth-seed Clemson on...
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Yellow Jackets win, despite best effort not to

With 5:30 left to go in the second half, not only did I know Georgia Tech was going to beat Boston College, I was already starting to figure out how I was going to convince you that the Yellow Jackets were going to upset the Clemson Tigers Thursday night. The fact was, the Eagles looked bored, their heads already back in Boston wondering who their next coach would be once Steve Donahue...
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March 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston College 80, Wake Forest 72

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...
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March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Wake Forest falls at home to Boston College, 80-72

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Wake Forest's tendency to play down to its opponent reappeared Saturday evening as the Demon Deacons dropped its 8th game in the last nine outings, this time 80-72 to Boston College. The Deacs were out-rebounded by double-digits once again, this time to a foe ranked last in the ACC in the rebounding category. At one point, the Eagles scored on 11 straight...
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March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Pittsburgh 66, Boston College 59

Talib Zanna was 7-of-10 from the field and scored 21 points to lead the visiting Panthers to an ACC victory over the Eagles. Lamar Patterson drained four 3-pointers and scored 16 points and Cameron Wright tacked on 14 points and six rebounds for the Panthers (21-7, 9-6 ACC). Zannna also made 7-of-8 from the foul line and Jamel Artis chipped in with seven points. Olivier Hanlan...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Pitt snaps losing skid; 66-59 over BC

Talib Zanna scored 11 of his 21 points in the closing 9 1/2 minutes to help Pittsburgh snap a three-game losing streak with a 66-59 win over Boston College on Wednesday night. Lamar Patterson added 16 points and Cameron Wright 14 for the Panthers (21-7, 9-6 Atlantic Coast Conference). Olivier Hanlan led Boston College (7-21, 3-12) with 25 points and Patrick Heckmann had 15. The...
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

MBB Live Game Blog: Canes vs. Eagles

The Miami Hurricanes take on the Boston College Eagles. Both teams are coming off of huge wins. Tipoff at noon from the BankUnited Center. Starters Miami – Raphael Akpejiori, Rion Brown, Erik Swoope, Donnavan Kirk, Garrius Adams Boston College – Ryan Anderson, Lonnie Jackson, Olivier Hanlan, Joe Rahon, Patrick Heckmann Canes win tip. Erik Swoope misses layup, BC rebound. Garrius...
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February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston College hands Syracuse first loss of the year

Before last nights match up at the Carrier Dome, ESPN showed the probability of winning for the games that undefeated Syracuse had left on their schedule, Boston College was given a 1% chance.  At the end of end of the first half it seemed like typical Boston College basketball, they are usually in the game at the half and then come out flat in the second half, but not on this night...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston College stuns No. 1 Syracuse 62-59 in OT

Olivier Hanlan and Patrick Heckmann hit 3-pointers in overtime, Lonnie Jackson made four straight free throws in the final 26.2 seconds, and Boston College stunned top-ranked Syracuse, 62-59, last night in Syracuse, N.Y., ending the Orange’s unbeaten season. Boston College (7-19, 3-10 Atlantic Coast Conference), which had lost five straight, rallied from a 13-point second-half...
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Syracuse Falls From the Ranks of the Unbeaten; Loses to Lowly Boston College

It was bound to happen. Going unbeaten is--well, it is not that easy. That's why it has only been done seven times since 1939. Syracuse had to know it was going to happen, but they likely never figured it would be lowly Boston College that would take them down.@SBNationGIF/TwitterThe last time Boston College had defeated a division I team was in November. For the season they...
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February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston College stuns No. 1 Syracuse 62-59 in OT

Olivier Hanlan and Patrick Heckmann hit 3-pointers in overtime, Lonnie Jackson made four straight free throws in the final 26.2 seconds, and lowly Boston College stunned top-ranked Syracuse 62-59 on Wednesday night, ending the Orange's unbeaten season. Boston College (7-19, 3-10 Atlantic Coast Conference), which had lost five straight, rallied from a 13-point second-half deficit...
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February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston College stuns No. 1 Syracuse in OT

Olivier Hanlan and Patrick Heckmann hit 3-pointers in overtime, Lonnie Jackson made four straight free throws in the final 26.2 seconds, and lowly Boston College stunned top-ranked Syracuse 62-59 on Wednesday night, ending the Orange's unbeaten season.
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February 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston College coasts by Virginia Tech, 76-52

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  |  Discuss

Game Notes: Boston College @ Connecticut

Boston College at Connecticut 11/21/2013 7:00:00 PM |  TV:ESPN2 | LIVE STATSUConn men's basketball: Players, Coaches Have Fond Memories Of UConn-Boston College Rivalry (Courant.com) For Malcolm Huckaby, the UConn-Boston College rivalry left unfinished business. "The one team we never beat in my four years at Boston College was UConn," said Huckaby, a Bristol...
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November 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Toledo rallied for win over BC, 95-92

Julius Brown scored 23 points, Justin Drummond had 20 and Toledo overcame a late deficit to beat Boston College 95-92 in the opening round of the 2K Sports Classic on Thursday night. Nathan Boothe had 17 points and J.D. Weatherspoon had 13 for the Rockets (1-1). Olivier Hanlan led Boston College (0-3) with 18 points and Joe Rahon and Ryan Anderson had 15 apiece. With Boston College...
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November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Game Notes: Toledo @ Boston College

Toledo at Boston College  11/14/2013 7:00:00 PM |  TV:ESPN3 | LIVE STATSCHESTNUT HILL, Mass. - The Boston College men's basketball team hosts Toledo on Thursday night at 7 p.m. in a regional round game of the 2K Sports Classic Benefiting Wounded Warrior Project. The game will be aired on ESPN3. BC HOSTS TOLEDO IN HOME OPENER • It will be the first-ever meeting between...
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November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston College 2013-14 Basketball Preview

Our SCACCHoops.com ACC Basketball previews start today with the Boston College Eagles. ACC Season Previews Boston College Boston College Season Preview Record Last Season 16 - 17, 7 - 11 ACC ...
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October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

#52 Boston College Eagles: College Basketball 111 in 111

Welcome to The Sports Bank’s fourth annual college basketball season preview series where we break 111 teams in the 111 days leading up to the opening tip-off of the 2013-2014 season.  We will rank the 84 power conference teams (including the new Big East and American Athletic Conferences) and top 27 mid-majors in reverse power ranking order.  We’ll break down rosters...
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September 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Hairston taken off court on stretcher

North Carolina guard P.J. Hairston was taken off the court on a stretcher late in the first half of a game against Boston College on Tuesday night. Hairston, the Tar Heels' second-leading scorer, collided with teammate Dexter Strickland contesting a shot by Boston College's Patrick Heckmann. After hitting his teammate, he fell backward to the floor and banged his head. ...
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January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

UNC guard Hairston taken off court on stretcher

North Carolina guard P.J. Hairston was taken off the court on a stretcher late in the first half of a game against Boston College on Tuesday night. Hairston, the Tar Heels' second leading scorer collided with teammate Dexter Strickland contesting a shot by Boston College's Patrick Heckmann. After hitting his teammate, he fell backward to the floor and banged his head. Hairston...
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January 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Boston College falls short against No. 23 NC St.

Boston College came painfully close to ending a four-game losing streak against N.C. State and spoiling the league opener for the preseason favorites in the Atlantic Coast Conference. The Eagles couldn't overcome their own mistakes and failed to capitalize on some late breaks as No. 23 N.C. State held on for a 78-73 win Saturday. ''We know we can play with anyone, staying...
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January 05, 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...
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December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Game Notes: Dartmouth @ Boston College

Dartmouth at Boston College Date 12/31/2012 2:00:00 PMLive StatsLinkTV ESPN3 Team Stats Advantage Boston CollegeAdvantage DartmouthFG %     FT %    3 PT %    2 PT %       3/FG     Four FactorseFG%     TO%   O Reb %     D Reb %     FT Rate       Defensive Allowed3 PT %       2 PT %   TO%      Embed This Chart...
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December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Boston College 70, Holy Cross 60

Patrick Heckmann connected on five 3-pointers en route to 19 points, Ryan Anderson scored 18 and grabbed 10 rebounds and Boston College beat Holy Cross 70-60 Saturday in the 112th meeting between the intrastate rivals. The Eagles (7-5) went 10-for-24 (41.7 percent) on 3-point attempts to earn their fourth straight win. They've won 17 of the last 19 meetings with Holy Cross,...
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December 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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