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BU welcomes Northeastern in 2019-20 season opener

November 1, 2019

Northeastern (0-0) vs. Boston University (0-0)

Case Gym, Boston; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EDT

BOTTOM LINE: A couple of Boston programs will face off as Boston University begins its 2019-20 campaign by hosting the Northeastern Huskies. Northeastern went 23-11 last year and finished second in the CAA, while Boston University ended up 15-18 and finished seventh in the Patriot League.

A YEAR AGO: Boston University earned a 77-74 win over Northeastern when these two teams met a year ago.

DID YOU KNOW: Northeastern went 6-7 against non-conference teams last season. In those 13 games, the Huskies gave up 73.7 points per game while scoring 70.5 per contest. Boston University went 6-6 in non-conference play, averaging 69 points and giving up 68.3 per game in the process.

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