Scores

Final

Boston College 75

(17-6, 8-2 ACC)

Miami (FL) 68

(9-15, 2-8 ACC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 7, 2007

    BankUnited Center, Coral Gables, Florida

    1 2 T
    BC 31 4475
    MIA 33 3568

    Top Performers

    Boston College: J. Dudley 26 Pts, 9 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Blk

    Miami (FL): D. Clemente 24 Pts, 1 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl

    Boston College 75, Miami 68

    Associated Press

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- Jared Dudley scored 26 points to lead Boston College to a 75-68 victory over Miami on Wednesday night.

    Dudley scored nine consecutive points in a 2:22 span late in the second half to put the Eagles ahead for good 65-60 with 3:37 remaining in the game.

    Tyrese Rice secured the victory for the Eagles (17-6, 8-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) with six free throws and a field goal in the final 2:04. Reese finished with 21 points.

    The roster-depleted Hurricanes, which dressed only seven scholarship players, stayed within striking distance throughout the game. Denis Clemente's 3-pointer with 6:26 remaining tied it 60-60.

    Clemente led the Hurricanes with 24 points while Jack McClinton added 14.

    Miami (9-15, 2-8) has now lost seven straight.

    John Oates scored seven points in a 12-2 run to start the second half which put the Eagles ahead 44-37 with 14:18 remaining in the game.

    But the Hurricanes responded with a 9-2 run in the next 4:31. Clemente keyed the run with a field goal and 3-pointer.

    Miami opened to a 15-7 lead in the in the first 6:24.

    The Eagles ran off nine unanswered points in the next 3:04 to take the lead 16-15.

    Clemente scored four his first half 14 points on consecutive layups to put the Hurricanes ahead 32-29 with 2:05 remaining in the first half.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    BC
    MIA
    Points 75 68
    FG Made-Attempted 26-44 (.591) 29-64 (.453)
    3P Made-Attempted 7-14 (.500) 7-20 (.350)
    FT Made-Attempted 16-21 (.762) 3-6 (.500)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 9 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 8

    2006-07 Season

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