BU comeback falls short, Bucknell wins, 82-76

The Boston University Terriers fought a 27-14 first-half lead, and a 3-pointer by sophomore guard Javante McCoy made it a four-point game with 18 seconds remaining in the game, but it wasn't enough as the Bucknell Bison defeated the Terriers, 82-76, on Saturday afternoon at Sojka Pavilion. Bucknell (16-8, 10-2 Patriot League) took control late …

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Terriers allow late run, fall 79-72 to Lafayette

In a battle that stayed neck and neck all evening, the Lafayette Leopards pulled away in the final moments of the game to defeat the Boston University Terriers, 79-72, on Wednesday evening at Case Gym. Neither team gained anything more than a two-possession lead for the first 38 minutes of game time. "We struggled with …

Tyler Scanlon with back-to-back double-double, leads BU over Colgate, 76-68

Editor's Note: This story was updated to reflect Colgate's 12-game win streak at home prior to Saturday. After winning the Turnpike Trophy MVP on Wednesday, Boston University forward Tyler Scanlon continued his strong play with a 20-point, 11-rebound performance. The 6-foot-7, 215-pound junior found success from multiple spots, shooting 3-of-7 from deep, while knocking down 5-of-6 from foul line. Scanlon and the Terriers defeated the Colgate Raiders, 76-68, at the …

Terriers feast off crowd energy, claim 68-54 Turnpike Trophy win

It's not often that Case Gym is filled with noise. Boston University is an academics-centric college, and playing a winter sport in a New England city doesn't help the cause. But on Wednesday evening, with Turnpike Trophy rival Holy Cross in town, 966 fans filled the building. And the Terriers responded to the rare crowd, …

Terriers fall, 70-66, to Sa’eed Nelson and the American Eagles

The Boston University Terriers have struggled against American guard Sa'eed Nelson before. In the conference play opener on the road, Nelson led the Eagles to a 86-74 win at home with 30 points and six assists to lead the Eagles. In their second matchup of the season, the Terriers brought a better fight. But it …

Terriers drop 77-56 to Colgate in the ‘worst game we’ve played all year’

When you're a young team, there's always a learning process. Although head coach Joe Jones has insisted that his team's youth won't ever be an excuse, the Boston University Terriers showed their lack of experience on multiple occasions this season. Unfortunately for BU, the return home after its overtime loss to Loyola proved to be …