User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Golf
Auto
Soccer
Horses
More
Betting Tools

 
BU comes back, tops Northeastern 72-69

New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Join Now

Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!

BOSTON (AP) - John Papale scored 6 straight points in the closing minutes to give Boston University the lead and help spur a 72-69 comeback over Northeastern on Sunday at TD Garden in the season opener for both teams.

Advertisement
Boston (1-0) trailed 65-58 with five minutes to play but finished the game on a 14-4 run. Down 67-62, Papale hit a 3-pointer and made three free throws in a span of less than a minute to give the Terriers the lead for good. Papale finished with 13 points while Maurice Watson Jr. led Boston with 16.

Trailing 70-69 in the waning seconds, Northeastern (0-1) had the ball with a chance to win but David Walker turned the ball over with three seconds left. Zach Stahl led Northeastern with 16 points.

Northeastern won last year's season-opening contest over Boston 65-64 on a 3-pointer with one second left.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2015
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

  
HEADLINES
Schwab: Sunday's Tip Sheet
SportsBoss: Bracketology Forecast
Marshall: Bubble Update
SportsBoss: SBPI Ratings - (1/26/15)
Iskoe: College Hoops Report
Baylor routs Texas in Big 12 clash, 83-60
Pittsburgh tops No. 8 Notre Dame, 76-72
Late rally lifts Duke past Virginia, 69-63
Wisconsin outlasts Iowa, 74-63
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
NCAA BK College Basketball Handicapper Sports Picks Records
NCAA BK  Hot Streaks
4-1 Saturday, +1,116 This Year
5-0 L5 G-Plays, 28-13 L41 Picks
35-19 L54 Run, 3-1 L4 G-Plays
6 Straight Guaranteed Wins
15-8 L23, 18-10 L28 Selections
+1,215 Overall This Year
10-5 Last 15 Guaranteed Plays
5-1 L3 Days, 5-1 L6 G-Plays
6-2 L8 Guarantees, 6-3 L9 Picks
4-1 L5 College Selections
NBA Pro Basketball Expert Sports Picks
2014 CBK SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
John Fisher + 1215
Michael Black + 1116
Joe Williams + 546
Last 7 Day Leaders
Handicapper Money
Kyle Hunter + 1380
Antony Dinero + 713
Kevin Rogers + 703
Percentage Leaders
Handicapper Pct
Chip Chirimbes 55 %
Scott Pritchard 55 %
Michael Black 55 %
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Kevin Rogers + 1352
John Fisher + 750
Brian Edwards + 556
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
Kyle Hunter + 623
ASA + 200
Joe Williams + 170
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Antony Dinero + 437
Kyle Hunter + 364
Joe Williams + 361
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Daily Fantasy Sager Bomb