WORCESTER - Holy Cross hit a baragge of three pointers in the first half, going 7-for-11 from beyond the arc, and the Crusaders took a 38-30 lead over Boston College into halftime at the DCU Center.
John Cahill scored 11 points and hit 3-of-4 shots from long distance to lead Boston College, which made 11-of-27 field goals in the opening half (40.7 percent shooting). Matt Humphrey was 3-for-8 from the field and scored nine points while Ryan Anderson scored six points on 2-of-5 shooting for the Eagles. Dennis Clifford and Jordan Daniels each scored two points. BC continued to struggle from the free throw line, only making 3-of-8.
Devin Brown leads the Saders with 11 points on 4-of-9 shooting and Phil Beans added nine points on 3-of-4 shooting from three-point range. Justin Burrell scored five points and both R.J. Evans and Dave Dudzinski had four points for Holy Cross.