Author: Matthew Meusel

NFL Mega Wild Card Weekend Preview

By Matthew Meusel We have finally reached the first ever NFL weekend with six wild card games. The addition of the seventh playoff team in each conference has set us up for a glorious weekend of do-or-die football that even bleeds into Monday evening. Let’s break it all down and I’ll put my life on […]

Men’s Basketball: Florida State survives in OT over BU

By Matthew Meusel  Despite a game-tying three from Anthony Morales as the buzzer sounded in regulation, BU (4-3, 0-0 PL) fell to Florida State (5-1, 0-0 ACC) 81-80 Wednesday night in Tallahassee. A put-back layup from Seminoles freshman Matthew Cleveland with 2.1 seconds left in overtime secured the Florida State win. “We just wanted to […]

Men’s Basketball: Terriers fall in season opener to URI

By Matthew Meusel The Boston University men’s basketball team (0-1, 0-0 PL) came up short on Tuesday night to the University of Rhode Island (1-0, 0-0 A-10) by a final score of 71-62 in its first game of the season. After trailing by as many as 13 in the first half, BU fought back in […]

Even a low-drama NFL Sunday taught us a lot

By Matt Meusel After being blessed with five straight Sundays of close games and down to the wire finishes, we finally got our first stinker during the early slate of NFL games on Sunday.  Six of the seven games in the early kickoff window ended in double digit deficits, making it clear that we may […]

Men’s Lacrosse: BU defeats Pace 15-2 in rainy home opener

By: Matt Meusel Featured image courtesy of Matt Woolverton/BU Athletics. An aggressive attacking style and lockdown defense propelled the Terriers to a 15-2 victory on Saturday over Division II Pace in BU’s home opener. BU was originally scheduled to play UMass, but when the game was called off, Pace decided to take on the challenge […]

Grappling with the New York Jets’ heartbreaking win

By: Matt Meusel December 20, 2020 may very well go down as the worst day in New York Jets history. It’s also the first day the team had won a game in almost a full calendar year. A lot of what fandom consists of is hope, especially in football. It’s the one sport that can […]