Hartford vs Boston University

Hartford 77, Boston U. 74

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BOSTON (AP) - Wes Cole scored 22 points and Hartford rallied in the second half for a 77-74 America East Conference victory over Boston University on Saturday.

Cole made six 3-pointers in 10 attempts for the Hawks (9-6, 2-0), including one to start an 8-0 run that produced a 57-57 tie with 9:31 remaining.

Hartford took the lead for good on Mark Nwakamma's three-point play with 2:52 left. Nate Sikma's 3-pointer made it 71-65 with 1:26 to play.

Maurice Watson Jr. and D.J. Irving hit back-to-back 3-pointers to give the Terriers (6-9, 0-2) a 32-26 first-half lead, and they were up 38-32 at halftime.

Sikma finished with 19 points for the Hawks and Nwakamma had 13.

Irving had 17 points, six steals and six assists for Boston University and the junior moved into the top 10 on the Terriers' career assists list with 335. John Papale had 14 points and Watson 13.

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Hartford Hawks
N. Sikma, F355-116-683119
M. Nwakamma, F335-83-343213
Y. Moore II, G392-34-446210
E. Cooper, G302-60-03115
C. Wroe, G211-10-04243
W. Cole257-152-222222
J. Peterson71-22-21235
T. Dyson40-10-00010
P. U'u30-00-02000
O. Faulk20-10-00000
Totals 23-4817-1732191677
 47.9%100% 
Boston University Terriers
D. Morris, F273-72-24048
T. Robinson, F252-32-22126
N. Dieudonne, F172-31-12205
D. Irving, G356-142-336117
M. Watson Jr., G324-84-733413
J. Papale296-80-010414
M. Thomas221-52-21405
J. Alston123-40-02016
Z. Chionuma20-00-00000
Totals 27-5213-1720161674
 51.9%76.5% 
America East
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Vermont16-029-646
Stony Brook12-418-14177
New Hamp.10-620-12127
Albany10-621-14129
UMBC9-721-13165
UMass Lowell5-1111-20309
Hartford4-129-23327
Binghamton3-1312-20312
Maine3-137-25323

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Bucknell15-326-963
Lehigh12-620-1297
Boston U.12-618-14187
Navy10-816-16206
Holy Cross9-915-17208
Loyola-Md.8-1016-17212
Colgate8-1010-22294
Army West Point6-1213-19267
Lafayette5-139-21321
American5-138-22310
 
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