The first time these two teams met, junior college transfer Gerardo Suero was the talk of the postgame press conference because of his struggles (six points and eight turnovers. Suero made sure that wouldn't be the case in the first half, as the Albany guard led the Great Danes with 12 points and five rebounds, helping Albany build a lead as large as 18.
Boston University trails the Great Danes 46-31 at the SEFCU Arena at halftime after their second, consecutive terrible first half.
Senior guard Darryl Partin led Boston University with eight points and now stands just one point shy of 1,000 points as a Terrier. D.J. Irving chipped in with six points and redshirt freshmen Malik Thomas added five points and a team-high two rebounds.