Boston College women’s basketball stayed undefeated with a 58-46 win over Providence, the Eagles’ first win over the Friars in four years.
Boston College women’s basketball defeats UMass in whirlwind overtime victory. The game went to overtime despite BC leading by 20 at one point.
Boston College women’s basketball held its annual media day on Monday, featuring Joanna Bernabei-McNamee and select student-athletes.
Emma Guy once again led the Eagles with 18 points, but the Cavaliers got 29 points from Jocelyn Willoughby and used a big third-quarter run to beat BC 77-61 in the first round of the ACC tournament Wednesday.
Despite progress under first-year head coach Joanna Bernabei-McNamee, BC women’s basketball’s recent defensive struggles show just how much work the Eagles still have to do in order to complete the rebuild.
The Irish used a 23-0 run in the third quarter to erase any doubt, building a lead as big as 56 points in a convincing rout of BC.
Makayla Dickens led the Eagles with 24 points, but BC again struggled to execute down the stretch, falling to Virginia on the road in overtime Thursday night.
The Eagles sent the Hurricanes to the line a remarkable 49 times and it proved too much to overcome in a sobering road defeat.