Despite outshooting the Huskies, 37-32, BC suffered a 3-0 blanking in the first round of Beanpot Tournament, its first shutout loss in the annual competition since 1988.
Ky Bowman scored eight of BC’s 11 points in overtime as the Eagles snapped a three-game losing streak with a 80-72 win over visiting Georgia Tech on Sunday afternoon.
BC volleyball announced the hiring of Marissa Prinzbach as the team’s new assistant coach on Thursday, the first move from new head coach Jason Kennedy.
BC’s Katie Burt tied the NCAA record set by Minnesota’s Noora Räty for career wins (114) as the Eagles used a big third period to down Providence on Friday night.
BC dropped three spots after struggling on the road against Louisville and Syracuse, while the Orange and Virginia Tech both made steady gains.
The Eagles lost defenseman Kevin Lohan indefinitely after the 6-foot-5 graduate transfer was punched, unprovoked, while waiting in line at a pizzeria.
Duke basketball was the preseason No. 1, but Virginia has controlled the ACC so far, behind stifling defense and methodical offense.
Nik Popovic had a career-high five blocks and a rowdy home crowd lifted the Eagles to a convincing win against previously-ranked Florida State on Monday night.