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Watson, Thomas, Kennedy transfer, leaving BU with little returning

https://twitter.com/ReeceWatson10/status/451379723852349440 https://twitter.com/ReeceWatson10/status/451379807344144384 https://twitter.com/ReeceWatson10/status/451380198534283264 Boston University point guard Maurice Watson, Jr., announced Wednesday that he plans to transfer from BU. One of only two underclassmen on the first All-Patriot League team this year, Watson would have been a Player of the … Continue reading

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Postseason Preview: American vs. Boston U., Patriot League final

The game: 2. American (19-12 overall, 13-5 Patriot) vs. 1. Boston University (24-9, 15-3); 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, CBSSN. In-league efficiency: American: +.11 (1.08 pts/poss, .97 allowed); BU +.10 (1.08 pts/poss, .98 allowed) One key chart: BU’s offense, catching fire at … Continue reading

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Offense rolls again as BU reaches Patriot League final

In the regular season, Boston University had an offense that was good but not great. The Terriers scored 1.08 points per possession in Patriot League play, good for fourth in the conference (though not far from first or sixth). Though … Continue reading

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Watson, Irving lead BU in quarterfinal rout

With eight minutes left in the second half of Wednesday night’s game, after D.J. Irving had made three straight baskets — each more difficult than the last — and added an assist in short order, the senior guard headed to … Continue reading

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Postseason Preview: Lafayette vs. Boston U., Patriot League quarterfinal

The game: 9. Lafayette (11-19 overall, 6-12 Patriot) at 1. Boston University (22-9, 15-3) In-league efficiency: Lafayette: -.04 (1.08 pts/poss, 1.12 allowed); BU: +.10 (1.08 pts/poss, .98 allowed) One key chart: Data via KenPom.com Lafayette junior Seth Hinrichs missed almost … Continue reading

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BU’s defense solves American, nears Patriot League title

The first time Boston University faced American this season, at the Eagles’ Bender Arena, it didn’t end well for the visitors. In what was then a meeting of Patriot League unbeatens, American shot 8-for-14 on two-pointers and an absurd 11-for-14 … Continue reading

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The Breakdown: Maurice Watson Jr.’s top targets

Few point guards in the nation are as effective at facilitating their team’s offense as Boston University’s Maurice Watson, Jr. After an eight-assist performance in Wednesday’s 61-48 victory at Navy, helping the Terriers maintain their second-place position in the Patriot … Continue reading

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