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.
With less than four minutes remaining the Eagles’ final home game of the year, Kelly Hughes and Co. strung together a 22-10 run, which ultimately fell three points short of Virginia Tech.
After hitting nearly half of their shots in Thursday’s victory over North Carolina, the Eagles shot 16-of-57 from the field in Sunday afternoon’s loss to No. 12 Louisville.
Kelly Hughes led a scoring attack from the perimeter against the Tar Heels, as the Eagles earned their second conference win.
Alexis Peterson dominated the scoresheet as Syracuse handed the Eagles a crushing loss on Super Bowl Sunday.
The Eagles staged a furious comeback attempt in the fourth quarter, but the Hurricanes managed to hang on for a 58-51 win over BC.
Kelly Hughes set the all-time school record for made 3-pointers, male or female, but Boston College women’s basketball fell to Duke University.
Mariella Fasoula finished with a double-double, but despite her strong performance the Eagles dropped their fourth straight game, this time against the University of Virginia.
Though the Eagles mounted a vociferous second-half rally, it wasn’t enough to overcome the 20 points off turnovers the Yellow Jackets scored in a swarming first half.
BC came out flat after halftime, managing just nine points during a decisive third quarter in a 79-52 loss to the Orange.