Category Archives: BC

Postseason Preview: Boston College vs. Georgia Tech, ACC First Round

Also see the Postseason Preview for BU-American in tonight’s Patriot League championship game. The game: 14. Boston College (8-23 overall, 4-14 ACC) vs. 11. Georgia Tech (15-16, 6-12); 7:00 Wednesday, ESPN2. In-league efficiency: BC: -.08 (1.09 pts/poss, 1.17 allowed); GT: … Continue reading

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The College Basketball Championship Belt

Who is the top team in college basketball today? By record, Wichita State stands alone with zero losses; by the polls, Florida is number one; and by the Pomeroy or Sagarin ratings, Arizona is best. But by another, much more … Continue reading

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The Breakdown: BC’s threes scare Syracuse

It’s no secret that Boston College has struggled this season; the Eagles have played the seventh-toughest schedule this season, according to Ken Pomeroy — and could pass five of the six teams ahead of them by season’s end — but … Continue reading

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Three Pointer (and one): A Beanpot quadrupleheader

Beanpot Hoops was at Harvard-Dartmouth to focus on Brandyn Curry, who will be the subject of a story to be posted tomorrow. In the meantime, a Three Pointer (and one) from a full day of Beantown action: 1. Harvard gets … Continue reading

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Harvard blocks BC’s comeback

With seven minutes left in Harvard’s game against Boston College on Wednesday — their first meeting at Lavietes Pavilion in a generation — the Crimson was getting into some trouble. After leading as much as 33-13 in the first half, … Continue reading

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Guards let up: Behind BC’s defensive struggles

Boston College lost its ACC opener to Maryland last night, 88-80, continuing an already-disappointing season. The Eagles are 3-7, and it’s not hard to figure out why — they’ve given up an astonishing 1.19 points per possession, worst among major-conference … Continue reading

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The Breakdown: Olivier Hanlan’s huge second half

Entering Sunday night, Boston College was 0-3, having suffered increasingly disappointing losses in each of its first three games — at Providence, vs. UMass, and at home to Toledo. That pattern would have continued against Florida Atlantic at the Conte … Continue reading

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