An onslaught by ‘Hurricane’ Olivier Hanlan (32 points) couldn’t slow down the real Canes, as Miami hands the Eagles a heartbreaking double overtime loss, BC’s closest chance of winning a home ACC game this season.
Despite solving Syracuse’s vaunted 2-3 zone and locking down forward Rakeem Christmas, the Eagles’ transition defense failed in a disappointing loss to the Orange.
BC hung tough with the Orange, but a lack of effort in the final minutes doomed the Eagles. They now sit in last place in the ACC.
UNC’s big men had their way with the Eagles on the inside, out-rebounding BC and scoring over almost at will.
BC wastes another extraordinary effort by Olivier Hanlan (30 points), falling at the end to North Carolina.
Bad blood between Boston College and the University of Connecticut boiled over during the mid-2000s. It’s time for both schools to move on and embrace the rivalry.
BC squeaked out a road win against lowly Georgia Tech to notch its first conference win of the season and jump up in the ACC standings.
The Eagles have already matched their win total from last season, but how far can they go? Heights Editors Michael Sullivan and Jack Stedman debate.