Scores

Final

Vermont 68

(14-10, 8-2 Am. East)

Boston U 67

(11-13, 7-3 Am. East)

    7:00 PM ET, February 1, 2012

    Case Gym, Boston, Massachusetts

    1 2 T
    UVM 35 3368
    BU 19 4867

    Top Performers

    Vermont: L. Apfeld 16 Pts, 6 Reb, 1 Stl, 1 Blk

    Boston University: D. Irving 15 Pts, 4 Reb, 4 Ast, 2 Stl

    Vermont 68, Boston U. 67

    Associated Press

    BOSTON -- Luke Apfeld scored 16 points and Vermont held off a Boston University rally to win 68-67 on Wednesday night and take sole possession of second place in the America East Conference.

    Vermont held a 35-19 halftime advantage and led by 19 points, 55-36, with 6:44 remaining before the Terriers rallied. A layup by D.J.Irving pulled the Terriers to within 66-65 with 20 seconds to play. Vermont's Four McGlynn hit a layup 4 seconds later to push the lead to 68-65. The Terriers missed two 3-pointers before Mike Terry Jr. made a layup with 1 second remaining.

    Matt Glass added 13 points and McGlynn chipped in 11 for the Catamounts (14-10, 8-2), who have won five straight.

    Darryl Partin scored 19 points and Irving added 15 for the Terriers (11-13, 7-3), who had their 15-game home conference winning streak snapped. The Terriers shot 39.7 percent (27 of 68) from the field.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    UVM
    BU
    Points 68 67
    FG Made-Attempted 22-50 (.440) 27-68 (.397)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-14 (.214) 5-18 (.278)
    FT Made-Attempted 21-27 (.778) 8-15 (.533)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 25 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 19 0

    2011-12 Season

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