Dana Barros '89
- One of the greatest basketball shooters to wear Boston
College's Maroon and Gold, he was the University's first
player to score more than 2,000 career points -
finishing his stellar varsity career with 2,432.
- One of only two players in Big East Conference history
to twice lead the league in scoring: 21.9ppg in 1987-88
and 23.9ppg in 1988-89.
- A deadly outside shooter, he sank 291 career three-
point field goals and scored 43 points (9 3-point FGs)
in a conference game vs. Pittsburgh (1989). His 824
field goals established a school career standard.
- Big East "Freshman of the Year" in 1985-86; earned
All-Conference honors in three subsequent seasons.
- Winner of the Nathaniel J. Hasenfus "Eagle of the
Year" Award as outstanding male athlete in his
- Played 13 seasons in the National Basketball
Association where he scored 8,895 career points as a
member of the Seattle SuperSonics, Philadelphia
76ers, Boston Celtics and Detroit Pistons.
- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic
Hall of Fame in 2005.