HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Will Rayman had a season-high 26 points as Colgate defeated Boston University 81-69 in the quarterfinals of the Patriot League Conference Tourney on Thursday...
BU meets Colgate in Patriot League quarters
Boston University (15-17, 8-11) vs. No. 1 seed Colgate (21-10, 13-5)
Patriot League Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Cotterell Court, Hamilton, New York; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOSTON (AP) — Javante McCoy had a career-high 30 points as Boston University defeated Loyola (Md.) 71-63 in the Patriot League Conference Tourney first round on Tuesday night.
Loyola meets BU in Patriot League tourney
No. 9 seed Loyola (Md.) (11-20, 7-11) vs. No. 8 seed Boston University (14-17, 7-11)
Patriot League Conference Tourney First Round, Case Gym, Boston; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOSTON (AP) — Evan Wieck scored 15 points, John Carter Jr. came off the bench to score 15 more and Navy turned aside a late Boston University rally on Saturday to earn a 79-74 win and the No. 5...
BU looks to sweep Navy
Navy (10-18, 7-10) vs. Boston University (14-16, 7-10)
Case Gym, Boston; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Boston University goes for the season sweep over Navy after winning the...
Mahoney scores 28 to carry Boston U. past Lafayette 84-82
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Max Mahoney had 28 points as Boston University edged past Lafayette 84-82 on Wednesday night.
BU looks for road win vs Lafayette
Boston University (13-16, 6-10) vs. Lafayette (10-17, 7-9)
Kirby Sports Center, Easton, Pennsylvania; Wednesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Boston University looks for its third straight...
Mahoney lifts Boston U. past Loyola (Md.) 72-65
BOSTON (AP) — Max Mahoney recorded 16 points and 11 rebounds to lead Boston University to a 72-65 win over Loyola (Md.) on Saturday.
Jonas Harper's 3-pointer gave the Terriers a 66-63 lead...
Loyola looks to sweep BU
Loyola (Md.) (10-18, 6-9) vs. Boston University (12-16, 5-10)
Case Gym, Boston; Saturday, 4:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Loyola (Md.) goes for the season sweep over Boston University after...
Harper scores 22 to lift Boston U. past Holy Cross 70-60
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Jonas Harper had a season-high 22 points as Boston University got past Holy Cross 70-60 on Monday night.
Harper made 8 of 10 shots, including 6 of 8 on 3-pointers.
Max Mahoney had 11 points and 12 rebounds for Boston University (12-16, 5-10 Patriot League), which snapped its four-game losing streak. Tyler Scanlon added eight assists.
Jehyve Floyd had 18 points, 12 rebounds and five blocks for the Crusaders (14-14, 5-10). Austin Butler added 17 points.
Leufroy scores 18 to lead Lehigh over Boston U. 84-79
BOSTON (AP) — Kyle Leufroy posted 18 points as Lehigh edged past Boston University 84-79 on Saturday.
Lance Tejada had 17 points and six assists for Lehigh (17-8, 10-4 Patriot League). James Karnik added 14 points and Jordan Cohen had 13 points for the road team.
Tyler Scanlon had 19 points, six assists and five steals for the Terriers (11-16, 4-10), whose losing streak reached four games. Max Mahoney added 17 points and eight rebounds. Alex Vilarino had 12 points.
Wilson helps carry Army past Boston U. 71-61
WEST POINT, N.Y. (AP) — Matt Wilson tallied 15 points and 11 rebounds to help lift Army to a 71-61 win over Boston University on Wednesday.
Tommy Funk had 17 points for Army (12-14, 7-6 Patriot League), which snapped its four-game losing streak. Alex King added 10 points. Lonnie Grayson had 10 points for the home team.
Javante McCoy had 19 points for the Terriers (11-15, 4-9). Max Mahoney added 14 points and Tyler Scanlon had 11.
Sestina’s 25 carries Bucknell over Boston U. 82-76
LEWISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Nate Sestina had 25 points and 11 rebounds as Bucknell defeated Boston University 82-76 on Saturday. Kimbal Mackenzie added 20 points for the Bison.
Sestina hit 4 of 6 3-pointers.
John Meeks had 10 points for Bucknell (16-8, 10-2 Patriot League), which won its fourth consecutive game. Bruce Moore added 10 points and 10 rebounds.
Javante McCoy had 19 points for the Terriers (11-14, 4-8). Max Mahoney added 16 points and 10 rebounds. Tyler Scanlon had 16 points and six assists.
Petrie, Jarrett power Lafayette to win at Boston University
BOSTON (AP) — Alex Petrie scored 20 points, Lukas Jarrett had 13 points with nine rebounds and Lafayette defeated Boston University 79-72 on Wednesday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.
Justin Jaworski added 12 points and six assists and Kyle Stout scored 11 for the Leopards (6-16, 3-8 Patriot League). Stout and Petrie both made three 3-pointers and Lafayette hit on 10 of 23 from beyond the arc.
Mahoney, Scanlon lead BU over Holy Cross 68-54
BOSTON (AP) — Max Mahoney scored 19 points, Tyler Scanlon added 17 and Boston University beat Holy Cross 68-54 on Wednesday night to snap a four-game losing streak.
Mahoney was 9 of 15 from the field and grabbed nine rebounds. Scanlon was 7-of-11 shooting with three 3-pointers, 10 rebounds, six assists and three steals. Javante McCoy chipped in four 3s and 14 points, and Andrew Petcash had 11 points for BU (10-12, 3-6 Pioneer League).
Loyola (MD) uses late spurt to beat Boston U 81-73 in OT
BALTIMORE (AP) — Andrew Kostecka scored 28 points and Loyola (MD) closed with a 9-0 run in overtime to beat Boston University 81-73 on Wednesday night.
Max Mahoney's jump shot gave the Terriers their last lead at 73-72 with 3½ minutes to play before they missed their last five shot attempts. James Fives made all four of his free throws and Isaiah Hart made a 3-pointer and a pair of fouls shots in the final 96 seconds for the Greyhounds (6-12, 2-3 Patriot League).
Mahoney scores 22 to lead Boston University past Navy
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Max Mahoney scored 22 points and Boston University controlled the final seven minutes in a 75-69 victory over Navy on Saturday.
Navy led 28-26 at halftime and for much of the second half until a 3-pointer by Jack Hemphill gave the Terriers a 58-56 lead with 7:23 remaining. BU added to its lead and eventually went up by 10 in the final minute.
Fox scores 24 as Army fends off Boston University 86-82
BOSTON (AP) — Jordan Fox drained 6 of 8 3-pointers to score a season-high 24 points and Army won its second straight, edging Boston University 86-82 Wednesday night.
Tommy Funk scored 16 points with six assists a block and a steal for Army (6-9, 1-1 Patriot League) and Matt Wilson scored 12 and grabbed seven boards. The Black Knights were 11 of 26 from behind the arc. Boston U was 7 of 18 in 3-point shooting.
10-for-10 at end, Boston University holds off Bucknell 87-80
BOSTON (AP) — Max Mahoney scored 26 points and grabbed 14 rebounds, Javante McCoy added 18 points and was perfect from the foul line as Boston University held off a Bucknell comeback 87-80, making 10 of 10 free throws in the final 1:32 on Saturday.
Nelson with 30 points, American beats Boston U. 86-74
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sa'eed Nelson scored 30 points with four rebounds and six assists as American University beat Boston University 86-74 in a Patriot League opener on Wednesday night.
Nelson was 11 of 16 from the field for the Eagles (7-5). Sam Iorio added 23 points and five rebounds and Mark Gasperini had 12 points.
Duffus, Maitland lift Bethune-Cookman to first road win
BOSTON (AP) — Dondre Duffus and Malik Maitland scored 14 points apiece and Bethune-Cookman picked up its first road win of the season, defeating Boston University 74-66 on Friday night.
The Wildcats (5-9) lost their first seven road games but came through against the Terriers by shooting 51 percent (23-45), including 8 of 12 from 3-point range.
Houston Smith and Shawntrez Davis added 13 points each for BCU. Smith had a team-high seven rebounds.
Mahoney leads Boston University to 75-63 win over Nicholls
BOSTON (AP) — Max Mahoney scored 20 points with seven rebounds and five assists and Boston University used a 20-7 first-half run to beat Nicholls 75-63 on Saturday in the first meeting of the teams.
Tyler Scanlon scored 11 points with three 3-pointers, five assists and three steals for the Terriers (7-5), who made a season-high 20 assists and outscored the Colonels 46-22 in the paint.
Barry scores 31 points, leads Dartmouth over BU 78-68
HANOVER, N.H. (AP) — Brendan Barry made eight 3-pointers and scored a career-high 31 points to lead Dartmouth to a 78-68 victory over Boston University on Thursday night for its first three-game winning streak in two years.
Barry matched a career-best with eight 3s, and is the first player to put up 30 points in Leede Areana since Miles Wright scored 39 in 2015. Chris Knight had 20 points and Ian Sistare added 10 for Dartmouth (7-5). The trio made 24 of the Big Green's 30 field goals.
Mahoney, Scanlon help Boston University top UMass Lowell
BOSTON (AP) — Max Mahoney and Tyler Scanlon combined to score 43 points and Boston University broke the game open in the second half, defeating UMass Lowell 79-60 Tuesday night.
Mahoney scored 23 points on 10-for-13 shooting from the field, made all three free throws and pulled down 10 rebounds. Scanlon, with 20 points, had a 7-for-10 shooting night, made 5 of 6 free throws and added two steals and three assists for the Terriers (6-4).
Scanlon scores 12 late, Boston University beats Elon, 65-58
ELON, N.C. (AP) — Tyler Scanlon scored a dozen points in the last three minutes as he and Max Mahoney finished with 18 points apiece and Boston University rallied past Elon 65-58 on Saturday, wrapping up a six-game road trip and winning in North Carolina for the first time since 1997.
Freshman Wynter leads Drexel past Boston University 86-67
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Freshman Camren Wynter had 22 points, eight rebounds and nine assists — all season highs — and Drexel beat Boston University 86-67 on Wednesday for its third straight win.
James Butler added 17 points and eight rebounds for Drexel (3-2), which opened the season with losses to Eastern Michigan and Rutgers. Zach Walton scored 13, Trevor John 12 and Alihan Demir 11. The Dragons play at Bowling Green on Sunday.
Minnie with 28 points, Eastern Michigan beats Boston 80-62
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Elijah Minnie scored 28 points with four rebounds, four assists and three steals and Eastern Michigan beat Boston 80-62 on Saturday.
Minnie was 10 of 17 from the field including five from distance for the Eagles (4-1). Paul Jackson added 15 points and four assists and James Thompson IV scored 14 points and led the team with 14 rebounds.
McCoy with 18 points leads Boston past Albany 71-61
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Javante McCoy scored 18 points and Boston University beat Albany 71-61 on Wednesday night.
McCoy was 7 of 12 from the field including four from distance for the Terriers (3-1). Tyler Scanlon added 11 points, five rebounds and five assists and Max Mahoney had 11 points and four rebounds.
Boston shot 51 percent from the field compared to 34 percent for Albany and had a 40-33 rebounding edge.
Lamb, Smith lead Vermont to 78-72 win in its season opener
BOSTON (AP) — Anthony Lamb scored 19 points, grabbed 14 rebounds, blocked four shots and made big plays down the stretch to lead Vermont to a 78-72 win over Boston University in the Catamounts' season opener Friday night.
Stef Smith scored 20 of his 22 points in a second half in which Vermont came back from a 10-point deficit with 12:49 to go. Ernie Duncan added 18 points and Isaiah Moll added 12 for Vermont, the defending American East regular-season champion.
BU rallies from 12 down to beat Northeastern 77-74
BOSTON (AP) — Tyler Scanlon's jumper with 26 seconds left capped a late Boston University rally that lifted the Terriers past defending Colonial Athletic Association champions Northeastern 77-74 in Tuesday night's season opener.
BETHLEHEM, Pa. (AP) — Max Mahoney scored 27 points on 9-of-13 shooting and No. 5 seed Boston University defeated fourth seed Lehigh 88-82 on Thursday night in a quarterfinal matchup in the Patriot League Tournament.
The Terriers (15-15) play at league champion Bucknell on Sunday in a semifinal. Lehigh entered the tournament with an eight-game winning streak and hadn't lost since Jan. 27 when Navy beat the Mountain Hawks 77-75.
BU carries 2nd-half run to 81-65 win over Lafayette
BOSTON (AP) — Javante McCoy scored 21 points and Cedric Hankerson 17 and Boston University defeated Lafayette 81-65 on Wednesday.
The Terriers (13-15, 7-10 Patriot League) seized control of the game with a 17-2 run to start the second half, led 53-43 with 14:04 left and were never threatened. McCoy made a pair of 3-pointers and Hankerson and Walter Whyte each added 3s and BU was up 67-50 with 8:07 remaining.
Iorio scores 22, blocks 6 and American downs Boston U 60-56
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sam Iorio scored 22 points on five 3-pointers, blocked a career-best six shots and pulled down 10 rebounds, Sa'eed Nelson scored 17 and American defeated Boston University 60-56 Wednesday night, ending a seven-game skid.
Boston launched a pair of 3-pointers in the last 8.2 seconds and Iorio, a 6-foot-5 freshman, blocked the last one out of bounds with 2.2 seconds on the clock, extending the Boston skid to four games and keeping the Terriers winless in February.
Robertson 20 points spark Colgate to 74-60 win over BU
HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Jordan Robertson, averaging 5.0 points per game, came off the bench to score 20 points in 20 minutes in leading Colgate to a 74-60 victory over Boston University on Wednesday night.
The Raiders (14-10, 9-4) snapped a second-place tie with the Terriers (12-12, 8-5), and moved a half-game closer to Patriot League leader Bucknell (11-2).
Mahoney’s 27 pts leads Boston past Loyola (MD) 64-55
BOSTON (AP) — Max Mahoney scored 27 points on 12-of-14 shooting with seven rebounds and Boston University beat Loyola (MD) 64-55 on Wednesday night.
Mahoney — who was two off his career-high — made more than half the Terriers' 22 field goals. His 7-0 run gave BU a 45-39 lead with 11:28 remaining and Loyola never got closer than five points the rest of the way.
Havener scores 21, sparks Boston U past Lafayette, 75-72
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — Nick Havener scored a career-high 21 points off the bench to spark Boston University to a 75-72 victory over Lafayette on Wednesday night.
The victory gives the Terriers seven wins in their first nine Patriot League games, surpassing their win total from a year ago and marks their best league start since an 8-2 start in 2014.
Hankerson, BU turn back Holy Cross 54-40
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — Cedric Hankerson scored 10 points and reached a milestone to help Boston University stymie Holy Cross 54-40 on Sunday.
Hankerson's steal and dunk in the middle of the second half made him the 17th Terrier to reach 1,200 career points. He was the only player to reach double figures for BU (9-8, 5-1 Patriot League), who have won three straight.
Max Mahoney's layup as time expired in the first half but the Terriers up for good, 25-23.
Scanlon has double-double, helps Boston U beat Colgate 72-58
BOSTON (AP) — Tyler Scanlon had 13 points and 11 rebounds and Boston University beat cold-shooting Colgate 72-58 on Thursday night.
Boston U (8-8, 4-1 Patriot League) never trailed and a double-digit lead for most of the second half. Colgate (8-8, 3-2) made just 18 of 61 from the field (29.5 percent) and missed 28 shots from long range.
Mahoney, Whyte help Boston U beat Lehigh 92-81
BOSTON (AP) — Max Mahoney had 22 points on 9-of-14 shooting and freshman Walter Whyte had his first career double-double to help Boston University beat Lehigh 92-81 on Monday night for coach Joe Jones' 200th career win.
Whyte tied his season high with 16 points and grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds. Will Goff tied his career best with 17 points — all in the first half — and Tyler Scanlon also scored 17 with eight rebounds and five assists for BU (7-8, 3-1 Patriot League).
Loyola (Md) beats Boston University 68-65
BALTIMORE (AP) — Andre Walker made four 3-pointers and tied his season high with 27 points to help Loyola (Maryland) beat Boston University 68-65 on Friday night.
Loyola led by as many as 11 points in the second half but BU rallied to pull within 66-65 with 16 seconds to go on Javante McCoy's 3-pointer. Loyola turned it over four seconds later but forced an off-balance shot and got the rebound. Walker was fouled and hit both free throws and had a game-clinching steal with 0.6 seconds left.
Hankerson propels Boston University past Army, 90-82
BOSTON (AP) — Cedric Hankerson hit five 3-pointers on his way to a season-high 33 points and Boston University turned back Army 90-82 in a Patriot League opener on Friday night.
Reserves spark Harvard to 74-63 victory over BU
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Weisner Perez totaled 12 points and seven rebounds and reserves Seth Towns and Justin Bassey combined to score 23 to lead Harvard past Boston University 74-63 on Thursday night.
Boston University holds on, beats Bethune-Cookman 90-87
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Nick Havener scored 17, Max Mahoney added 16 and Boston University overcame a late surge from Bethune-Cookman for a 90-87 win on Friday night.
The Terriers (4-4) had a 9-0 run to lead 77-70, but the Wildcats (4-5) took an 85-84 lead with 1:21 left when Isaiah Bailey's 3-pointer capped a 7-1 run.
Boston University holds off New Hampshire 70-69
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Cedric Hankerson scored 17 points, Javante McCoy had the winning free throw, and Boston University held off New Hampshire 70-69 on Wednesday night.
Max Mahoney added 15 points and six rebounds for the Terriers (3-3), who won their third straight on the road.
Northeastern hangs on for 65-59 win over Boston University
BOSTON (AP) — Tomas Murphy scored 15 points on 6-for-12 shooting and Northeastern held on for a 65-59 win over Boston University in the season opener for both teams Friday night.
Anthony Green and Devon Begley added 10 points apiece for Northeastern and Vasa Pusica had nine points and seven assists.
Northeastern took the lead for good, 19-18, on a dunk by Green and then got a 3-pointer from Begley before Green capped the 8-0 spurt with a 3-point play with 4:35 left before the break.
Justin Alston scored 21 points and had a pair of dunks in the final 17 seconds to help Boston University hold off Colgate, 69-68, in a Patriot League men’s basketball game last night in Hamilton, N.Y.
Alston also grabbed 10 rebounds for his third career double-double. The second-place Terriers (16-11, 11-4) led the entire way and had a 16-point lead in the middle of the first half, setting up a showdown for first place Sunday against Bucknell (20-8, 12-3), which lost last night to Loyola.
Alston, Boston University beat Colgate 69-68
HAMILTON, N.Y. (AP) — Justin Alston scored 21 points and had a pair of dunks in the final 17 seconds to help Boston University hold off Colgate 69-68 on Wednesday night.
Alston also grabbed 10 rebounds for his third career double-double. The Terriers (16-11, 11-4 Patriot League) led the entire way and had a 16-point lead in the middle of the first half.
The Raiders (9-19, 7-8) closed the gap to nine by halftime and kept the deficit within single digits in the second half.
Alston scores 21, Boston U survives late against American U
WASHINGTON (AP) — Justin Alston scored 21 points, Eric Fanning hit two crucial free throws with 11 seconds left, and Boston University beat American University 65-64 on Wednesday night.
The win is Boston U's fourth in five games, and keeps the Terriers (14-11, 9-4 Patriot League) in a second place tie with Navy at 9-4 in the Patriot League standings, two games behind Bucknell.
Boston University uses big second half to beat Lafayette
BOSTON (AP) — Eric Fanning scored nine of his 11 points in the second half including the first five of a 13-0 run after the break to start Boston University on its way to a 75-58 victory over Lafayette on Sunday.
Fanning made five free throws to open the half and the Terriers (13-11, 8-4) led the rest of the way, leading by as many as 20 with under four minutes remaining.