13   D.J. Irving
D.J. Irving

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chester, Pa.

High School:
Archbishop Carroll

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 165

Position:
G

Birthdate:
01/27/1992


05/16/2014

Men's Basketball Holds Annual Team Banquet

Terriers celebrate 24-win season and Patriot League regular season title

03/19/2014

Terriers Edged by Illinois, 66-62, in Opening Round of NIT

Irving, Morris, Papale each reached double figures; Watson dished 12 assists

03/18/2014

Terriers Begin Postseason in Clash with Illinois Wednesday at Agganis

BU seeks first win over the Big Ten conference since 2009

03/11/2014

Terriers, Eagles Face Off for PL Title Wednesday Night in Agganis

BU seeks eighth NCAA tournament appearance and seventh conference tournament title

03/08/2014

Late Surge Propels Terriers Past Army, 91-70, into the PL Title Game

BU will host American with the conference championship on the line Wednesday (March 12) at 7:30 p.m.

02/14/2013

Men's Basketball

Taken from the BU All-Access Show on February 14, 2013.

11/29/2012

Men's Basketball

Taken from the BU All-Access Show on November 29, 2012

03/19/2014

Men's Basketball vs. Illinois - NIT First Round

Photos from the Terriers' NIT First Round match-up against Illinois. Photo Credit: Junhee Chung

02/23/2014

Men's Basketball Senior Day vs. Bucknell (2-23-14)

Photos from BU men's basketball's senior day ceremony and the Terriers' game vs. Bucknell. Photo Credit: Steve McLaughlin

12/21/2013

Men's Basketball at Maryland (12-21-13)

Photos from Boston University's 83-77 victory at ACC member Maryland. Credit: Mitchell Layton

11/17/2013

Men's Basketball at No. 19 UConn (11-17-13)

Photos from the Boston University men's basketball team's 77-60 defeat at No. 19 UConn. Credit: Steve McLaughlin

11/10/2013

Men's Basketball vs. Northeastern (11-10-13)

Photos from the Terriers' 72-69 win over Northeastern at TD Garden in the teams' season opener. Credit: Steve McLaughlin

GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS

2012-13 | 2011-12 | 2010-11

AWARDS

2013 College Sports Madness Mid-Major All-America Second Team
2013 NABC All-District Second Team
2013 America East All-Conference First Team
2012 America East All-Conference Second Team
2011 America East All-Rookie Team
3x America East Player of the Week (12/5/11, 1/16/12, 2/25/13)
3x America East Rookie of the Week (1/11/11, 1/24/11, 2/28/11)

AS A JUNIOR IN 2012-13

Earned his first career America East All-Conference First Team award ... Also tabbed a Mid-Major All-American by College Sports Madness ... Started all 30 games in helping BU reach the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament ... Ranked in the top 10 in seven America East categories - fourth in minutes played (34.7 mpg), fifth in assists (3.6 apg), fifth in made 3-pointers (1.9), sixth in scoring (14.2 ppg), seventh in steals (1.4 spg), seventh in assist-turnover ratio (1.4) and eighth in free throw shooting (.783) ... Currently ranks seventh all-time at BU in assists (392) and 26th in points (1,036) ... Finished with 10+ points in 23 games and 20+ points in seven contests after reaching the mark just twice as a sophomore ... Named AE Player of the Week on Feb. 25 after averaging 17.5 ppg in wins over Albany and UMBC ... Tallied a career-high 27 points at Binghamton behind a career-high seven 3-pointers, one shy of the school record ... Added six rebounds, five assists and three steals in the game ... Posted 10 points, nine rebounds and six assists at home in win vs. New Hampshire ... Hauled in a career-high 10 rebounds against Maine while recording seven points and four assists ... Had his "Reggie Miller" moment at Albany, draining two treys in the final nine seconds of regulation with the last one coming at 2.2s, to send the game to overtime ... Finished with 20 points in the thrilling come-from-behind win ... Posted a career-high six steals against Hartford along with 17 points, six assists and three rebounds ... Tallied 24 points at Rutgers after shooting a perfect 10-of-10 at the free throw line.

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011-12

Earned All-America East Second Team honors ... Became the first Terrier since Steven Key ('90) in 1989-90 to lead the America East in assists at 5.4 apg ... Finished the year ranked 38th nationally ... Recorded 157 assists, 10th most ever in a season at BU ... Second on the team and 18th in the America East in scoring (11.4 ppg) ... Posted an assist-turnover ratio of 2.34, which ranked third in the conference and was the seventh best mark ever by a Terrier ... Also ranked sixth in minutes played in the AE at 32.8 mpg and 10th in field goal percentage (.431) ... Posted a career-high 23 points along with 11 assists at Maine for his first career double-double ... Performance marked the first point-assist double-double by a Terrier since LeVar Folk ('99) had one in 1998 ... First 20+ point, 10+ assist performance since Key had 27 points and 10 assists in 1990 ... Earned first career America East Player of the Week award on Dec. 5 after averaging 12.5 ppg, 9.0 apg and 6.0 rpg in wins against Delaware and Boston College ... Recorded 11 assists against the Blue Hens, marking the most by a Terrier since Mark Mihalek had 12 in 2000 ... Led BU in rebounds for the first time ever with seven boards against Delaware ... Had a six-game streak with at least one steal snapped at Saint Joseph's ... Tallied 21 points and eight assists to help the Terriers' snap Rhode Island's 29 home-game win streak against non-conference opponents ... Had eight assists with zero turnovers at home against Maine and Binghamton.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010-11

Earned America East All-Rookie Team honors ... Appeared in all 35 games, starting 32 total ... Finished first on the team in assists with 127 (3.6 apg) ... Second on team in free throw percentage at .845 ... Third in steals with 29 and fourth in scoring (8.0 ppg) ... Had a strong performance against Kansas in the NCAA tournament, recording 11 points, six assists and five rebounds ... Earned AE Rookie of the Week honors (2/28) after recording a season-high 18 points at Vermont and a team-high 14 points at Binghamton ... Played a season-high 40 minutes at Vermont ... Had 16 points vs. Maine, hitting a season-high four 3-pointers ... Had a season-high six rebounds at UNH ... Named America East Rookie of the Week (1/24) after averaging 9.3 ppg, 6.7 apg and 2.7 rpg in three games ... Led BU for the first time in scoring with 13 points at Hartford ... Had 10 assists at UMBC, the first Terrier to record that many since Kevin Fitzgerald reached the mark at the start of the 2001-02 season ... Recorded seven assists along with zero turnovers at Albany ... Earned America East Rookie of the Week honors (1/10) after recording a season-high 16 points against Vermont ... Posted seven assists and 14 points against Quinnipiac ... Recorded four steals each against Cornell and George Washington ... Scored 14 points in opener at Northeastern, marking the best offensive debut by a Terrier since Carlos Strong (`10) had 19 in 2006.

BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY

Played at Archbishop Carroll in Radnor, Pa. ... Earned third-team All-Catholic PA honors as a sophomore ... Won the PIAA state title his junior year, earning first-team All-AAA State honors ... Also named Maine Line PA Player of the Year and a second-team All-Philadelphia honoree ... Tabbed team captain as a senior ... Received his second first-team All-AAA State, second-team All-Philadelphia and first-team All-Delco honor ... Received the football team's freshman year player award.

PERSONAL

Named Desmond B. Irving, Jr. ... Born Jan. 27, 1992 ... Son of Desmond B. Irving, Sr. and Jacqueline B. Irving ... Has three siblings - Bryan Lynn Dixon, Kemar Irving and Gabrielle Irving ... Enrolled in the Metropolitan College, majoring in sociology.

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