Around the League: Let the Games Begin

Around the League is a weekly column published each Monday that looks at the different teams around the Patriot League. Note: An earlier version of this article incorrectly noted American would be play its season opener on Thursday. It has since been corrected to Friday. College basketball is finally back. Around the Patriot League, seven teams will play …

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Walter Whyte Out 4-6 Weeks with Ankle Injury

Boston University guard Walter Whyte is expected to be out four to six weeks with a bone bruise on his ankle, BU head coach Joe Jones said. He will receive re-evaluation on Wednesday. "[The medical staff] said it'll be four to six weeks until he's fully healthy," Jones said. Whyte first suffered the injury in …

By the Numbers: 2018-19 Season Preview Edition

By the Numbers is a weekly column published each Wednesday that keys in on the important and surprising numbers from the week. 63.9 (or 357-of-559). That's what Boston University shot from the foul line last season for what was the seventh worst percentage in the country, according to sports-reference.com. Head coach Joe Jones called the issue a …

Around the League: 2018-19 Patriot League Preseason Honors & Polls

Around the League is a weekly column published each Monday that looks at the different teams around the Patriot League. Last year's Patriot League season awards saw nine seniors named to the All-League teams. Of the six returnees this season, Boston University forward Max Mahoney (third-team) and reigning Rookie of the Year Alex Petrie (third-team), of Lafayette, …