Scores

Final

Boston U 71

(21-9, 14-3 Patriot)

Army 70

(13-15, 9-8 Patriot)

7:00 PM ET, February 26, 2014

Christl Arena, West Point, New York

1 2 T
BU 23 4871
ARMY 33 3770

Top Performers

Boston University: J. Papale 19 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

Army: K. Ferguson 20 Pts, 10 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 6 Blk

Boston University edges Army 71-70

Associated Press

WEST POINT, N.Y. -- John Papale came off the bench to score 19 points as Boston University narrowly edged Army 71-70 Wednesday.

Maurice Watson, Jr. had 16 points and Travis Robinson added 11 for the Terriers (21-9, 14-3 Patriot).

Army led 33-23 at the break but Boston came back strong midway through the second with a 13-4 run sparked by a Papale 3-pointer at 10:41 to lead 58-53 with 7:30 to play. The Black Knights tied it up at the 2-minute mark, 66-66, with the help of back-to-back buckets by Kyle Wilson. The Terriers responded with Papale and Watson combining for 4 of 4 from the line to put BU back up 71-68. In the final seconds, Army's Dylan Cox sank a layup to come within one but did not draw a foul, ending the Black Knights' chances.

The Black Knights (13-15, 9-8) were led by Kevin Ferguson with 20 points and 10 rebounds.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
BU
ARMY
Points 71 70
FG Made-Attempted 25-52 (.481) 23-55 (.418)
3P Made-Attempted 8-17 (.471) 6-24 (.250)
FT Made-Attempted 13-16 (.813) 18-22 (.818)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 21 (0/0) 18 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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