• My Scores
  • NHL
  • NFL
  • NBA
  • Golf
  • NCAA BB
  • NCAA FB

Auburn vs Boston College

Boston College 50, Auburn 49

  •  

BOSTON (AP) - Olivier Hanlan scored 19 points, including the game-winning free throw with 20 seconds left, and Boston College beat Auburn 50-49 on Wednesday.

The win snapped a three-game losing streak for the Eagles (2-3).

Frankie Sullivan scored 23 for Auburn (2-3), including a four-point play to tie the game with 48 seconds left. But Hanlan was fouled driving to the basket, then sank one of two free throws.

Sullivan dribbled down the clock but almost got tied up; Rob Chubb kept the loose ball from going out of bounds but Sullivan's desperation shot at the buzzer went off the front of the rim.

Joe Rahon scored 15 for BC, and Hanlan added six rebounds.

Sullivan had eight rebounds for the Tigers, who had never played in the state of Massachusetts before.

Both teams were coming from the Charleston Classic, where BC went 0-3 and Auburn went 1-2.

The Tigers led 26-25 at the half and were up 28-26 before Boston College scored the next nine points - five from Hanlon and four from Dennis Clifford.

It was 47-40 before Noel Johnson made a 3-pointer from the right corner for Auburn. BC had two chances to maintain its lead but turned the ball over twice before Chubb hit a pair of free throws to make it a two-point game with just under 2 minutes left.

Rahon gave the Eagles a four-point lead with a reverse layup after an offensive rebound helped them run almost a full minute off the clock. But the BC guard also helped Auburn tie it when he fouled Sullivan as he shot a 3-pointer from the top of the key; he sank the free throw to make it 49-all with 48 seconds left.

BC ran down the shot clock before Hanlan drove to the basket and picked up a foul, but he only made one of two free throws, giving Auburn a chance to win it with a basket on its final possession.

Copyright 2014 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Auburn (2-3)262349
Boston College (2-3) «252550

Related Video

 

CBSSports.com Shop

Kansas Jayhawks Turf Fleece Pullover Hoodie

Free 2-Day Shipping over $100!
Use code 2DAY100
Get their favorite team gear
Shop Now

Auburn Tigers
S. Johnson, F171-10-01012
S. Adamu, F81-20-01132
R. Chubb, C315-102-450412
F. Sullivan, G388-144-481223
B. Greene Jr., G150-20-01200
A. Payne293-71-36137
N. Johnson241-30-22123
J. Wallace220-20-00100
A. Dixon-Tatum80-20-01020
J. Price80-20-00000
Totals 19-457-132871749
 42.2%53.8% 
Boston College Eagles
R. Anderson, F190-53-67053
D. Clifford, C312-51-25135
J. Rahon, G365-112-222215
O. Hanlan, G357-112-460019
L. Jackson, G280-60-04320
E. Odio220-10-02020
P. Heckmann212-60-11315
A. Van Nest81-20-04123
Totals 17-478-1535101750
 36.2%53.3% 
Southeastern
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kentucky0-012-01
Arkansas0-08-222
LSU0-08-219
Alabama0-08-361
Ole Miss0-07-389
S. Carolina0-07-381
Texas A&M0-07-362
Vanderbilt0-07-3144
Georgia0-06-359
Florida0-07-499
Tennessee0-05-464
Auburn0-05-5151
Miss. State0-05-5196
Missouri0-05-6163

ACC
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Notre Dame1-011-1106
N.C. State1-09-365
Virginia0-011-07
Duke0-010-05
Louisville0-010-09
Miami (Fla.)0-09-268
Georgia Tech0-08-238
N. Carolina0-08-318
Pittsburgh0-08-3100
Boston College0-06-4137
Clemson0-06-4166
Syracuse0-06-450
Va. Tech0-06-4263
Florida St.0-16-5161
Wake Forest0-15-6210
 
Other games
MORE 70 Final
UK 81
PRIN 53 Final
SYR 73
UNC 112 Final
CHAMIN 70
PITT 62 Final
MICH 67
UAPB 43 Final
SDSU 79