Scores

Final

Albany 69

(19-9, 8-6 Am. East)

Boston U 79

(16-11, 10-4 Am. East)

    7:00 PM ET, February 20, 2013

    Case Gym, Boston, Massachusetts

    1 2 T
    ALBY 30 3969
    BU 32 4779

    Top Performers

    Albany: S. Rowley 18 Pts, 8 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Blk

    Boston Univ.: D. Morris 16 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Blk

    Boston U. 79, Albany (NY) 69

    Associated Press

    BOSTON -- D.J. Irving and John Papale scored 18 points each and led an effective 3-point shooting performance by Boston University in its 79-69 victory over Albany on Wednesday night.

    The two guards each made 4 of 7 from 3-point range. The Terriers (16-11, 10-4 America East Conference), who have won five straight, made 10 of 25 behind the arc to 3 of 15 for the Great Danes (19-9, 8-6).

    Papale started the second half with a pair of jumpers to increase a 32-30 halftime lead to six points. Maurice Watson Jr. followed with two more baskets for a 40-30 lead.

    Albany got within five points on several occasions, but layups by Watson and Dom Morris made it 66-57 with 4:04 remaining.

    Morris finished with 16 points and nine rebounds, and Watson had 11 points and 10 assists.

    Mike Black scored 21 points and Sam Rowley 18 for Albany.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    ALBY
    BU
    Points 69 79
    FG Made-Attempted 22-50 (.440) 28-54 (.519)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-15 (.200) 10-25 (.400)
    FT Made-Attempted 22-27 (.815) 13-19 (.684)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 5 13

    2012-13 Season

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