Author: mikejwax

Men’s Basketball: BU Wins Fourth Straight Amid Rough Finish

By Michael Wax Boston University men’s basketball (15-8, 6-4 PL) extended its winning streak to four consecutive games, taking down the Colgate Raiders (8-11, 4-2 PL) 76-72 at home on Friday afternoon. Hot-shooting and solid defense gave BU an advantage in the first half, as the Terriers finished the period shooting 55.2% from the field […]

Men’s Basketball: BU Holds On, Improves to .500 in Patriot League Play

By Michael Wax  Boston University (13-8, 4-4 PL) used a bend-but-don’t-break mentality on Saturday afternoon, taking down the Lehigh Mountain Hawks (7-13, 5-3 PL) 80-74 at home. “It’s a great game to win because they played well, and we had to play better to win,” said BU head coach Joe Jones. The game was a […]

Women’s Basketball: Strong fourth quarter leads to 64-51 Terrier triumph

By Michael Wax Boston University (6-7 2-0 PL) outscored Loyola Maryland (3-8, 0-1 PL) 21-10 in the fourth quarter Wednesday night, prevailing 64-51. Junior guard Sydney Johnson led the Terriers with 18 points in her second game back from injury. “Yeah, it was definitely nice to have one game where I kind of ease back […]

Men’s Basketball: BU starts conference schedule with 63-61 win

By Michael Wax  In their first game in two weeks, the Boston University Terriers (10-4, 1-0 PL) put up a stifling defensive performance, winning their conference-opening game 63-61 against the Bucknell Bison (3-10, 0-1 PL). BU head coach Joe Jones was happy with the victory but believed that his team didn’t make the proper adjustments […]

Women’s Basketball: BU Falls to 4-6 as Comeback Falls Just Short

By Michael Wax Boston University’s second-half comeback fell just short Sunday afternoon, as the Terriers fell to the University of Rhode Island Rams 54-44. BU now sits at 4-6 on the season, but head coach Melissa Graves was very proud of the effort her squad put up. “I thought a lot of people stepped up […]

Women’s Basketball: Third Quarter Struggles Lead to 59-57 Terrier Loss

By Michael Wax Boston University women’s basketball’s winning ways at home came to a halt on Sunday afternoon, with the Terriers falling 59-57 to the University of Maine (2-3, 0-0 AEC). BU now sits at 2-2 on the season. ​​”Obviously disappointing for us coming off the Boston College win,” BU Head Coach Melissa Graves said. […]

Women’s Basketball: Terriers fall to 1-1 after loss to Princeton

By Michael Wax After a convincing win on Tuesday, Boston University women’s basketball suffered its first loss of the 2021-22 season on Sunday afternoon, falling to Princeton 69-40. “We just gotta learn from this, regroup, and get ready for the next one,” said Head Coach Melissa Graves. Graves thought the team mostly beat themselves, as […]