In April, North Carolina scored at least 15 runs in each of its wins over BC. On Thursday, in ACC Tournament pool play, the Tar Heels weren’t far off from reaching that mark again.
North Carolina scored seven unanswered goals in the first half of its ACC Tournament semifinal against BC. The Eagles put together a strong second half of play, but ultimately could not recover.
Nearing the five-minute mark in the first half, Ky Bowman leapt to block to a Bryant Crawford shot. But the All-ACC Freshman fell awkwardly on his right leg. His season was finished, and effectively, so was the Eagles’.
Mariella Fasoula scored 20-plus points for the 11th time this season, but it wasn’t enough to compensate for the Eagles’ dismal 3-point shooting, as BC fell to Georgia Tech 71-67 in the first round of the ACC Tournament.
The Eagles held on until the last minute, when the Tigers’ Alex Happi scored the game-winner with 89 seconds to go.
No. 7 Virginia proved why national rankings are more important than conference seeding in a 6-3 upset of No. 11 Boston College in the ACC Tournament opener.
BC couldn’t handle Syracuse, falling in the first round of the ACC Tournament yet again.
Dennis Clifford fouled out in the last game of his BC career and men’s basketball was put out of its misery by Florida State at the ACC Tournament.
Kenzie Kent’s five goals weren’t enough for BC in a 14-13 double overtime loss to longtime rival Syracuse.
Jim Christian’s first season at the helm of BC basketball came to a close on Wednesday with a 81-63 loss to North Carolina. The Eagles finished with a record of 13-19.