Vermont vs Boston University

Vermont 68, Boston U. 67

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BOSTON (AP) - 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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Vermont (14-10) «353368
Boston University (11-13)194867

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Vermont Catamounts
B. Voelkel, F293-50-08516
M. Glass, F275-92-321013
L. Apfeld, F224-68-860416
S. Carissimo, G302-75-60219
B. Bald, G242-100-03045
F. McGlynn205-80-131311
J. Elbaum160-00-13220
C. Rugg150-15-64105
B. Crenca111-31-25013
P. Bergmann60-10-01020
Totals 22-5021-2740121868
 44%77.8% 
Boston University Terriers
P. Hazel, F242-40-03144
D. Morris, F164-50-33028
T. Robinson, F91-20-02152
D. Irving, G366-151-244215
D. Partin, G307-222-360219
M. Griffin312-50-04244
J. Pelage162-51-24035
M. Terry Jr.163-72-33018
M. Thomas150-32-26022
Z. Chionuma70-00-01000
Totals 27-688-153882567
 39.7%53.3% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Albany15-124-999
Stony Brook12-423-12107
Vermont12-420-14204
New Hamp.11-519-13193
Hartford7-914-16245
UMass Lowell6-1012-17265
Binghamton5-116-26332
UMBC2-144-26346
Maine2-143-27339

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bucknell13-519-15137
Colgate12-616-17194
Lehigh10-815-14175
Lafayette9-920-13122
Boston U.9-913-17198
American8-1017-16136
Holy Cross8-1014-16200
Navy8-1013-19252
Loyola-Md.7-1111-19270
Army6-1215-15235
 
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