Scores

Final

Holy Cross 68

(5-9, 1-6 away)

Boston U 49

(5-7, 2-4 home)

7:00 PM ET, January 2, 2009

Agganis Arena, Boston, Massachusetts

1 2 T
HC 29 3968
BU 22 2749

Top Performers

Holy Cross: A. Keister 15 Pts, 11 Reb, 1 Ast, 3 Stl

Boston University: J. O'Brien 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

Holy Cross 68, Boston U. 49

Associated Press

BOSTON -- Andrew Beinert scored a career-high 18 points to lead Holy Cross to its first road victory this season, a 68-49 rout of Boston University on Friday night.

Andrew Keister added career highs of 15 points and 11 rebounds for the Crusaders (5-9, 1-6 on the road). Holy Cross led wire-to-wire and broke the game open with a 16-2 run early in the second half to hand BU (5-7) its fourth straight loss.

The Crusaders beat the Terriers for the sixth straight time and lead the series, 50-12. BU suffered its eighth straight regular season loss at Agganis Arena.

Beinert, entering the game 14-for-35 from 3-point range, was 4-for-5 Friday night. Colin Cunningham added 13 points and R.J. Evans 12 for the Crusaders.

Jake O?Brien led BU with 16 points. Scoring leader Corey Lowe had a season-low 4 points and was ejected in the second half for his second technical foul.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
HC
BU
Points 68 49
FG Made-Attempted 24-44 (.545) 16-43 (.372)
3P Made-Attempted 6-10 (.600) 3-17 (.176)
FT Made-Attempted 14-25 (.560) 14-17 (.824)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 17 (0/0) 17 (0/0)
Largest Lead 19 0

2008-09 Season

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