Boston College beats Maryland-Eastern Shore 73-57
BOSTON (AP) Boston College snapped a 20-game losing streak on Tuesday night, getting 16 points from Jerome Robinson and 13 rebounds from Mo Jeffers to beat Maryland-Eastern Shore 73-57.
The Eagles (1-1) had not won since Dec. 30, 2015.
Bakari Copeland scored 14 points for the Hawks (0-3).
The Eagles lost 19 games to end the 2015-16 season – the entire Atlantic Coast Conference schedule and then one more game in the league tournament. They opened this season with a loss to Nicholls State on Friday night.
Copeland made the first basket of the game for the Hawks' only lead. It was tied 5-all before BC scored eight straight points. The Eagles went on an 8-1 run near the end of the first half to open a 39-27 lead.
A.J. Turner scored 13 points, and Connar Tava had 10 rebounds for BC.
Dontae Caldwell had 10 rebounds for the Hawks.