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.
Sam Apuzzo scored six goals to life the Eagles over the Irish, 17-14, in the first round of the ACC Tournament on Thursday.
For the second time in five days, the Eagles will play Notre Dame. Only this time the stakes are a little higher. BC will have a chance to win its first ACC Tournament game since 2013.
In a matter of 12 minutes in the second half, BC’s fate against Notre Dame completely changed. Led by Kenzie Kent, the Eagles scored seven unanswered goals—enough to secure the upset.
The Eagles earned their second-ever win over Dartmouth with a 16-9 victory over the Big Green on Wednesday afternoon.
Going into intermission, the Eagles were up three goals. But it only took a bit less than eight minutes in the second half for Duke to completely erase the deficit. From there on, it was all Blue Devils.
The Cavaliers made it close before halftime, but the Eagles eventually pulled away in a 17-10 victory, their second ACC win of the season.
BC scored seven-straight goals in the first half en route to a 19-12 victory over Yale University.
North Carolina rattled off five unanswered goals in the second half of Saturday’s game against BC, retaking the lead for the first time since the 19-minute mark. And the No. 2 Tar Heels wouldn’t give it back.
Kayla O’Connor scored five goals as the Eagles defeated Louisville, earning their first ACC victory of the year.