Taylor Ortlepp led the Eagles with 19 points, including nine in the fourth quarter alone, as BC needed every one of its 19 offensive rebounds to escape with a nail-biting 65-64 road win over Wake Forest.
The Eagles outscored the visiting Yellow Jackets in the second half, but dug an early deficit in the opening 20 minutes that they couldn’t recover from in their conference opener.
In Joanna Bernabei-McNamee’s first 13 games as head coach, BC has taken tremendous steps forward from last year in pretty much every facet of the game.
Emma Guy led all scorers with 23, five other BC players registered double-digit points, and the Eagles rolled to their 11th win in 13 non-conference games.
Emma Guy had a career-high 25 points and BC used a dominant 18-0 run in the first quarter to put away the visiting Camels, picking up its 10th win in the process.
Despite a season-high 25 points from Taylor Ortlepp, the Eagles let up a 11-0 run in the final five minutes and fell to a top-25 opponent in the visiting Gophers.
BC jumped out to a nine-point lead in the opening minutes, then rolled to a convincing win over visiting Bryant on Thursday night behind a strong game from the bench.