After defeating No. 5-seed Wake Forest in overtime the day earlier, N0. 13-seed BC fell to No. 4-seed Miami 71–69 in overtime on Thursday in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals.
Boston College women’s basketball will face Florida State in its first game of the 2022 ACC Tournament on Thursday.
Dan Metzdorf pitched into the eighth for his sixth quality start in a row and BC used a 10-run outburst from its lineup to roll past the Irish and clinch an ACC Tournament spot.
Kaileen Hart was one of four Eagles to record a hat trick and one of eight to get on the board, as BC racked up 14 goals in the first half, en route to its largest victory in over two months.
Jerome Robinson and Ky Bowman erupted for 33 points in the final 11 minutes and 11 seconds of regulation, but the Eagles’ early-game shooting woes and poor perimeter defense proved to be simply too much to overcome.
BC will open ACC Tournament play on Tuesday afternoon at the Barclays Center against Georgia Tech—the last team it beat in the annual competition—looking to advance to the second round for the first time since 2015.