Dickens switched her commitment to follow her coach and shined as a freshman, averaging 11.8 points per game and earning All-ACC Freshman Team honors in the process.
Emma Guy led the Eagles with 17 points, but Syracuse’s Tiana Mangakahia responded with a game-high 27, 20 of which came in the second half, and the Orange beat BC 76-59 Saturday afternoon.
Emma Guy led all scorers with 19 points, but the Eagles simply couldn’t keep up with Clemson’s hot shooting. The Tigers shot 59 percent from the floor and blew out BC 91-58.
Emma Guy scored a career-high 30 points for the Eagles, but Syracuse raced out to a 26-15 first quarter lead, and never looked back, blowing out BC 96-69.
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.
For the second time in three games, BC struggled down the stretch as its inexperience cost it a conference win over the visiting Hokies.
The second edition of the weekly roundup sees big strides taken by both tennis teams, while basketball suffered a tough weekend.
Six Eagles reached double figures in one of the most thrilling matchups of the year, a tight victory over Duke punctuated by a game-winning jumper from freshman Makayla Dickens.
Emma Guy, Taylor Soule, and Makayla Dickens all scored in double figures for the Eagles, who escaped with a narrow road victory over Pittsburgh Sunday night.