Led by Patriot League preseason Player of the Year D.J. Irving, the Boston University menís basketball team will host every conference game this season at Agganis Arena for the first time in program history. The inaugural Patriot League home schedule will begin Thursday, Jan. 2 against Holy Cross. Fans can purchase tickets for any of the nine games by clicking here.
Coming off its second straight postseason appearance, the Boston University womenís basketball team will open the Patriot League schedule on Thursday, Jan. 2 at Holy Cross and will host the programís first conference game on Sunday, Jan. 5 against Lehigh. Fans can purchase tickets for any of the nine home games by clicking here.
After winning the newly-created Kelley-Harkness Cup at Madison Square Garden against Cornell, the Boston University menís ice hockey team will host three games at Agganis in the month of January and also play against Maine on Saturday, Jan. 11 at Fenway Park. Fans can purchase tickets for any of the four games by clicking here.
On July 1, Boston University officially moved 20 of its 25 teams to the Patriot League. Formed as an all-sport conference in 1990-91, the league features American, Army, Bucknell, Colgate, Holy Cross, Lafayette, Lehigh, Loyola Maryland and Navy .
Located within Boston University's impressive $225-million John Hancock Student Village, Agganis Arena is a state-of-the-art, multipurpose sports and entertainment center. A 290,000-square foot premier venue, it serves as home for the hockey and basketball teams and also for many other events, including past concerts by Carrie Underwood and Kings of Leon.
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2011 Associated Press All-America Honorable Mention 2011 Lou Henson "Mid-Major" All-American 2011 America East Player of the Year 2011 America East Tournament Most Outstanding Player 2011, 10, 09 NABC All-District 2011, 10 USBWA All-District 2011, 10, 09 First Team All-America East 2008 Third Team All-America East 2008 America East Rookie of the Year 2008 America East All-Defensive Team
AS A SENIOR IN 2010-11
Finished his career as the second-ever player in the America East alongside Northeastern's Reggie Lewis to record at least 2,000 points, 700 rebounds and 200 steals ... Tallied a game-high 19 points against No. 1 seed Kansas in the second round of the NCAA tournament ... Scored a game-high 27 points in the America East championship game, including the two game-winning free throws with 2.4 seconds left ... Posted 11 rebounds as well for his 10th career double-double ... Earned the tournament's Most Outstanding Player award and was named to the All-Tournament Team ... Led the America East in scoring at 19.2 ppg and the team in steals with 47 (1.4 spg) ... Became the fourth player in AE history to repeat as scoring champion ... Tied for the team lead in rebounding (5.8 rpg) ... Received BU's fourth-ever AE Player of the Year award, first since 1997 ... Ranks second all-time in BU history (eighth-AE) in career scoring with 2,212 pts. ... Became the seventh player in AE history to reach 2,000 pts. and 700 rebs. on Feb. 24 at Binghamton ... Rolled ankle at Binghamton, his first-ever injury at BU ... Broke school record for games played (123) vs. UMBC ... Three-peated as AE Player of the Week (2/21), averaging 26.0 ppg and 7.5 rpg ... Scored 23 of 28 points in 2nd half vs. Canisius ... Earned AE Player of the Week honors (2/14), averaging 21.5 ppg and 4.5 rpg vs. Albany and Hartford ... Posted his ninth career double-double vs. Maine (24p, 12r), while setting the school record for minutes played and becoming the 13th player in AE history to reach 2,000 pts. ... Tied a career-high in 3-pointers with six at Albany to finish with game-high 27 pts. and eight rebs., earning AE Player of the Week honors in the process ... Tied LeVar Folk for BU's career steals record (200) ... Second in career made 3-pointers with 255.
AS A JUNIOR IN 2009-10
One of the top players in New England after earning both NABC and USBWA all-district honors ... Earned his second consecutive all-conference first-team honor ... First-ever Terrier to lead the America East in scoring (19.2 ppg) ... Also placed 10th in rebounding (6.1 rpg) ... Broke the program's season record for points scored with 673, topping Tunji Awojobi's ('97) previous mark of 658 ... Finished season sixth all-time at BU and 32nd in the AE for scoring with 1,558 points ... Saw his streak of avoiding the fifth foul end at 88 games after fouling out vs. Maine (2/27) ... Posted a career-high 43 points at Delaware (2/20), the most by a Terrier since Awojobi had 43 in 1996, to earn AE Player of the Week honors ... Had his eighth career double-double (25p, 12r) at UMBC (1/24) after recording his second of the season in Case Gym vs. UMBC (1/12) ... Had 32 points at Hartford (2/13), making a personal best 11 free throws ... Posted a career-high three blocks against Stony Brook ... Saw his 29-game streak of scoring 10 or more points end at Dayton ... Had the fifth longest active streak in the country ... Scored 15 points against Northeastern (11/25) to reach the 1,000-pt. milestone ... Tallied his first double-double (24p, 11r) of the season in the home opener against George Washington ... Earned AE Player of the Week honors on Nov. 23 for his performance against GW and in Puerto Rico, during which time he scored 20+ points in each contest.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2008-09
Received first-team all-America East honors ... Named to the NABC District I first team ... Finished first on team and third in the AE in scoring (18.1 ppg) ... Finished second in league play at 20.5 ppg ... Also first on team and 10th in the conference in rebounding (5.5 rpg) ... First on team and t-4th in the league in steals at 1.8 spg ... Hit 80 3-pointers, third most by a Terrier in a season ... Played 1,065 minutes, third most by a Terrier ... Finished tied-10th in steals in a season at BU with 53 ... Became the first player for the Terriers since Tunji Awojobi in 1997 to score over 500 points in a season ... Earned SportsCenter's Top Play of the Day (2/11) with a Slam Dunk over Evan Fjeld at Vermont ... Had a career-high six 3-pointers vs. Stony Brook after playing all 60 minutes in the 4OT contest ... Scored over 20 points 13 times this season ... Earned three AE Player of the Week honors (11/24, 1/12, 1/19).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2007-08
Named the 2008 America East Rookie of the Year ... Earned the AE Rookie of the Week honors six times on the season, including five times in a row to close out the year ... Earned a spot on the AE All-Conference Third Team and the all-defensive, and all-rookie teams ... Recorded three double-doubles ... Scored a career- and America East single-game season-high 38 points against Hartford (2/28) ... Recorded an team-best 44 steals ... Is ninth all-time among BU freshman scorers and fourth among BU freshman in steals ... Led the team in scoring four times ... Nine times led the team in rebounding ... Had a career-high 14 rebounds against Stony Brook (2/9) ... Ranked 18th in the conference in overall scoring with an 11.4 ppg average ... Ninth in the America East in steals ... Scored in double figures eleven of the last 14 games.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY
Served as a team co-captain as a senior at Fordham Prep ... A McDonald's All-American nominee ... Named CHSAA All-Division ... Earned All-County honors from the Journal News ... Averaged 10 points, six rebounds, six assists, three steals and two blocks per game while playing for St. Benedict's and coaches Dennis DuBois and Danny Hurley ... Scored 16 points, eight rebounds, eight assists, three steals, and three blocks playing for coach Kevin Pigott at Fordham Prep ... Also played varsity baseball at St. Benedict's and Fordham Prep ... Involved in community service work with autistic children.
Born November 6, 1988 ... Son of Diana Mills-Holland and John Holland ... Enrolled in the College of Communications.