With the Tar Heels running a short bench lacking several key players and head coach Roy Williams, Justin Jackson took over Tuesday’s game against BC.
Power plays proved crucial for the Eagles as they converted on both of their opportunities to reclaim the lead, eventually defeating Harvard 3-2.
Men’s basketball suffered two key injuries in a loss to Florida State on Tuesday night.
This little girl took on Cam Atkinson. The prize? A dog. Challenge. Accepted.
Though the Eagles lost to Florida State, their seventh straight defeat, Darryl Hicks gave them exactly what they needed off the bench.
Down by just one point at halftime, BC suffered a second half breakdown to keep the Hurricanes rolling.
The Eagles couldn’t come out on top against the Fighting Irish, but center Dennis Clifford gave another example of finally coming into his own.
Behind Eli Carter’s 19 points, Jim Christian’s crew performed better than expected, yet it wasn’t enough for the dangerous Blue Devils.
Erik Johnson’s defense held the Hawks to a mere .203 shooting percentage, lifting BC to its best start since 2010-11.