The Eagles forced 17 turnovers and Jay Heath, Derryck Thornton, and Nik Popovic all scored in double figures in a season-opening 77-70 win against Wake Forest.
BC tips off the 2019-20 season against Wake Forest in November, hosts the defending champions Virginia and Northwestern in the ACC/B1G Challenge, and also play in the inaugural Al Attles Classic at Chase Center in San Francisco, Calif.
In the latest edition of our ACC power rankings, there’s finally some movement at the top, as UNC’s big win against Duke vaults them into the No. 1 spot, while Virginia continues to stay steady at No. 2
Bowman was the hero with his wild game-winning shot, while Nik Popovic led the Eagles with 21 points. Jaylen Hoard led all scorers with 22 points in a losing effort for the Demon Deacons.