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Men's Hoops Loses to Georgia Tech in Overtime, 73-70




March 12, 2014

Box Score

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GAME INFORMATION

Score: Georgia Tech 73, Boston College 70 (OT)

Records: Boston College (8-24), Georgia Tech (16-16)

Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, N.C.

BC Starters: Caudill (C), Anderson (F), Hanlan (G), Rahon (G),Heckmann (G)

Georgia Tech Starters: Golden (G), Miller (C), Georges-Hunt (G), Carter Jr. (F), Heyward (G)

 

GAME HIGHLIGHTS 

  • - Junior Patrick Heckmann led Boston College with a game-high 21 points. He scored 19 of those points in the second half and overtime.

  • - Junior Ryan Anderson recorded his 20th career double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds.
    • -The Eagles recovered from a 10-point deficit with less than three minutes to go to take the Yellow Jackets to overtime.

    TURNING POINT

    Boston College led, 67-66, with 1:44 left in overtime, but Georgia Tech scored the next five points to take a 71-67 lead with 15 seconds left.

     

    HOW IT HAPPENED

  • - Boston College had a 17-11 advantage at the 8:15 mark before Georgia Tech went on an 11-2 run to take a 22-19 lead with 4:58 left in the first half.
    • - Hanlan hit a 3-pointer at the 4:44 mark to tie the game at 22-22.

    • - Georgia Tech took a 29-25 lead into the break.

    • - The Eagles trailed, 61-51, at the under-four media timeout. They scored the next 10 points to tie it up with 52 seconds left in regulation. Heckmann had six of those points.

    • - BC had a 67-66 lead with 1:44 to go in overtime, but Georgia Tech scored the next five points (including three from Trae Golden) to take a decisive 71-67 lead.

     

    TEAM LEADERS

    Boston College

    Points:   Patrick Heckmann, 21

    Rebounds:  Ryan Anderson, 12

    Assists:  Joe Rahon, 4

     

    Georgia Tech

    Points:   Robert Carter Jr., 20

    Rebounds:  Robert Carter Jr., 13

    Assists:   Trae Golden, 6

     

    INSIDE THE BOX SCORE

    Ties:   6

    Lead Changes:  5

    Largest Leads:  BC - 6, 1st half GT - 13, 2nd half 

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