Howard vs Boston University

Boston U. 71, Howard 44

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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Dom Morris led four players in double figures with 17 points and Boston University handed Howard its fourth straight loss, beating the Bison 71-44 Saturday in a consolation game of the University of Central Florida Holiday Classic.

D.J. Irving had 14 points while Maurice Watson Jr. and Malik Thomas chipped in 11 apiece on 5-of-7 shooting. Thomas, who played just 16 minutes, pulled down seven boards for Boston (6-7), which held a 42-38 rebounding edge.

Boston, which was 15-of-25 shooting in the first half, hit a season-high 56.3 percent (27 of 48) from the field and outscored Howard (3-12) 26-12 in the paint.

Boston opened the game with nine straight points and Morris scored 12 points in the first half as the Terriers took a 40-21 halftime lead. The Terriers, who led throughout, pushed their lead to 29 twice in the second half.

Calvin Thompson scored 19 for Howard.

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Howard Bison
M. Phillips, F335-160-041110
P. Okoroh, F150-30-03030
T. Boyomo, C190-00-09000
C. Thompson, G307-183-431119
A. Dickerson, G230-71-20031
A. Leary221-21-47043
T. Lee210-52-24002
S. Frazier201-112-31325
B. Ford112-40-00014
E. Okoro II60-00-01000
Totals 16-669-153851544
 24.2%60% 
Boston University Terriers
D. Morris, F296-94-783117
N. Dieudonne, F242-80-08114
T. Robinson, F230-10-03410
M. Watson Jr., G305-70-333411
D. Irving, G284-65-733214
J. Papale223-50-02009
M. Thomas165-71-270111
Z. Chionuma142-30-01115
J. Alston110-20-03010
J. Kennedy30-00-00000
Totals 27-4810-1942151271
 56.3%52.6% 
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Lafayette4-128-19323
American3-136-21326
 
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