Author: Hannah Yoshinaga

Softball: BU climbs back over .500 with doubleheader sweep

By Michael Wax After a 25 game road trip, Boston University softball (14-13) finally began its 2022 home schedule with a sweep of Merrimack College (6-8), taking two games by a combined score of 20-2. “It was exciting to be back on our field,” said BU head coach Ashley Waters. “It’s been great to have […]

Men’s Basketball: BU falls to Middle Tennessee in CBI Quarterfinals, ends season

By Hannah Yoshinaga  Boston University men’s basketball fell to two-seed Middle Tennessee 76-46 in the College Basketball Invitational Quarterfinals Monday, bringing the Terriers’ season to a close. Offensive struggles plagued BU throughout the contest; the Terriers shot 32.1% from the floor compared to 55.6% from the Blue Raiders. It was an especially quiet night on […]

Men’s Basketball: Terriers come back from early deficit, defeat UNCG in CBI first round

By Hannah Yoshinaga  Boston University men’s basketball came back from a first-half deficit and stymied a comeback effort in the final seconds to defeat UNC Greensboro in the opening round of the College Basketball Invitational 71-68 Sunday. The Terriers move on to the second round to face Middle Tennessee, which defeated California Baptist on Saturday. […]

Softball: Up-and-down offense leads to 2-3 Terrier finish in Louisville Slugger Tournament

By Hannah Yoshinaga  Boston University softball finished 2-3 in its last non-conference tournament of the season Saturday after the Terrier offense put on an up-and-down performance throughout the weekend. While BU successfully topped Sacramento State and host Long Beach State, the Terriers struggled to put runs on the board against UCF, Iowa State and Nebraska. […]

Softball: Terriers pick up three wins in San Diego Classic

By Hannah Yoshinaga  Like many other Terriers, the Boston University softball team headed off to a warmer locale for Spring Break — but to participate in the University of San Diego’s San Diego Classic, that is. BU went 3-2 in the Friday-through-Sunday tournament, its first West-Coast swing since March 2020. Junior pitcher Allison Boaz, a […]

Men’s Basketball: Terrier season ends at Navy despite career-best performance by McCoy

By Hannah Yoshinaga  Despite fifth-year guard Javante McCoy tying his career-best point total and willing Boston University men’s basketball to overtime against Navy, the Terriers came up short in the Patriot League Semifinals 85-80 on Sunday. Navy (21-10, 12-6 PL) advances to a conference finals rendezvous with top-ranked Colgate, which defeated Lehigh 81-61 earlier in […]

Women’s Basketball: Four Terriers named to All-Patriot League teams

By Hannah Yoshinaga  Four Boston University women’s basketball players were named to the Patriot League’s all-conference teams Friday, the most honorees of any program in the league. Junior guard Sydney Johnson was selected to the All-Patriot League First Team after averaging a career-best 16.1 PPG and 3.5 APG across the season. Johnson’s 17.1 PPG in […]

Men’s Basketball: Scoring surge gives BU Quarterfinal win

By Hannah Yoshinaga  The Boston University men’s basketball team’s offense erupted in its 76-64 win against Loyola Maryland on Thursday night in the Patriot League Tournament Quarterfinals, advancing the Terriers to the semifinal round for the second time in three years. As a whole, BU shot 63.8% from the floor and 42.9% from deep. The […]

Softball: Terriers split Clemson Classic

By Hannah Yoshinaga  Boston University softball split its four matchups in the Clemson Classic on Friday and Saturday, falling twice to the ninth-ranked Tigers but defeating Akron and St. Francis by significant margins. The Terriers’ 15-0 run-rule victory against the Zips was the team’s largest winning margin since May 2, 2021, when it defeated Lafayette […]