Former associate head coach Scott Spinelli has been chosen to take over as interim head coach following Jim Christian’s departure. Spinelli has been at BC since 2014 and has held many previous assistant coaching positions.
The Eagles continued to struggle on offense but showed improvement from their first meeting against the Orange, a 38-point drubbing.
BC lost its third-straight game Wednesday at home to Wake Forest. COVID-19 protocol continues to keep several BC players from seeing playing time, forcing the Eagles to play with a diminished roster.
After missing three weeks and five games, Boston College men’s basketball returned to action Saturday in a 81-65 loss to NC State.
A 3-pointer by Makayla Dickens tied the game at 33 midway through the second quarter, but the Cardinals drubbed BC in the second half and won 97-68.
Boston College women’s basketball lost to Notre Dame 83-73 on Sunday despite a season-high 13 3-pointers. The Eagles played three competitive quarters but let the Irish run away with the lead in the fourth.