Tyus Battle dropped 31 points, 21 in the second half, and the Orange used an early 14-0 run to take a lead that it would never relinquish against the Eagles on Wednesday night.
After a rocky start to conference play, Jordan Chatman has responded by going on an unbelievable tear, connecting on 16 3-pointers in his three games in impressive fashion.
In the first edition of our weekly round-up, we take a look at big wins for men’s basketball and women’s hockey, as well as a heartbreaking loss for women’s basketball.
Ky Bowman played hero at the end of the game for the Eagles, hitting an off-balance 3-pointer with 15.8 seconds to play as BC managed to beat Wake Forest on the road Saturday.
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.
The second edition of our 2018-19 ACC power rankings features Duke and Virginia teams that have established themselves as national contenders, three other ranked teams, and a fast-rebuilding Louisville program.
The Eagles shot 13-of-21 from 3-point land, and scored 51 points in the second half to hold off a Seminoles rally and record their first ACC win.
Ky Bowman had 37 points, Jordan Chatman hit five second-half 3-pointers, and BC knocked off the 11th-ranked Seminoles on its home floor.
Jordan Chatman was the lone bright spot for the Eagles, returning to form by leading BC with 21 points and connecting on 6-of-10 attempts from behind the arc in the Eagles’ loss to Louisville.
Jordan Chatman scored 21 points and hit six 3-pointers to lead the Eagles, but Jordan Nwora responded with a career-high 32 points to lead all scorers as Louisville beat BC 80-70.