Led by head coach Neil Roberts, the Boston University menís soccer team return 18 letter winners for its inaugural season in the Patriot League. 2012 America East All-Conference honoree Anthony Ciccone and 2011 America East Defender of the Year Kelvin Madzongwe will serve as team co-captains. The Terriersí schedule includes five 2012 NCAA tournament participants this season.
Led by head coach Nancy Feldman, the Boston University womenís soccer team returns 10 starters, including 2013 Patriot League preseason Offensive Player of the Year Madison Clemens, from last yearís 12-6-1 squad that captured its sixth straight America East regular-season title. The Terriers have a 19-game schedule, highlighted by four contests against 2012 NCAA tournament participants.
Led by head coach Sally Starr, the Boston University field hockey team will host 11 of its 18 matches this season at New Balance Field and will open the new state-of-the-art facility against Ohio University on Saturday, Aug. 31. This season marks the first time the Terriers will have an AstroTurf field of their own after playing at other local universities for the past 11 years.
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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2013 America East All-Conference Third Team 2012 UCF Holiday All-Tournament Team 2011 America East All-Rookie Team
AS A JUNIOR IN 2012-13
Had his best season yet, earning America East All-Conference Third Team honors and BU's Most Improved Player Award ... Ranked eighth in the league with a personal-best 6.4 rebounds per game and 13th in scoring at 11.6 points per game ... More impressively, he finished second in field goal shooting percentage at .574, eighth-best mark in BU history ... Also took 10th in free throw shooting at .771 ... Became the first Terrier since Jake O'Brien ('12) in 2011 to reach the 500-career rebound milestone ... Posted four of his six career double-doubles this season ... Scored in double figures 18 times after hitting the mark just seven times over the last two seasons combined ... Tallied a career-high steals vs. New Hampshire with 13 points and eight rebounds ... Had two double-doubles against Vermont ... Had 17 points and 10 boards at UVM and followed with 12 points and 10 rebounds at home ... Had 15 points and 12 rebounds at Harvard after tallying 11 points and 10 boards at George Mason ... Posted a career and game-high 20 points vs. Maine on 9-of-13 shooting after previous highs of 19 points vs. Maine and 18 points at New Hampshire ... Earned UCF All-Tournament Team honors after shooting 62.5 percent in a pair of games ... Had 17 points and eight boards in the second game against Howard ... Led BU in scoring for the first time ever with 14 points vs. George Washington ... Would lead the Terriers seven more times during the season.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011-12
Appeared in 32 games, starting 29 ... Led the Terriers in rebounding (5.9 rpg), while ranking ninth in the America East ... Finished third on the team in scoring (6.8 ppg) ... Increased minutes played from the previous year by three minutes (26.1 mpg) ... Improved shooting percentage by 7.3 percentage points (49.1%) from his freshman season ... Recorded two double-doubles on the season ... Tallied a career-high 17 points with 12 rebounds vs. New Hampshire ... Posted his first-ever double-double at Boston College with 11 points and 11 rebounds ... Tallied 10+ rebounds in five games ... Recorded career-high 15 boards at Cornell, marking the most by a Terrier since Ryan Butt had 15 against Green Bay on Dec. 28, 2001 ... Finished with a career-high three assists against four opponents this season (Cleveland State, Delaware, La Salle and Binghamton) ... Reached double figures in points three times, including a 13-point performance vs. Maine ... Swatted away a season-high two shot attempts vs. UMBC.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010-11
Earned America East All-Rookie Team honors ... Appeared in 32 games, starting 18 ... Finished fourth on team in rebounding at 4.6 rpg and sixth in scoring at 5.7 ppg ... Tallied a season and game-high 11 rebounds at Vermont after posting a team-high 10 rebounds at Binghamton ... Had a game-high eight rebounds vs. Hartford ... Played a season-high 36 minutes at Stony Brook, posting a game-high eight rebounds ... Matched his season high in points with 15 vs. Binghamton ... Needed surgery before the game at Maine and missed a total of three contests ... Returned to action at Albany ... Went seven straight games with at least two offensive rebounds from Marist - La Salle games ... Totaled 25 points combined against Bucknell and La Salle after recording 25 in the preceding five contests ... Reached double figures in points for the first time with 10 at Bucknell ... Posted five points and five rebounds in the second half during BU's come-from-behind 66-61 victory against Cornell ... Finished three points shy of his first double-double after posting a team-high 10 rebounds against Hampton ... Tallied nine points, seven in the second half, to help BU defeat George Washington for the first time since 1979.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY
Attended Friends Central H.S. in Philadelphia ... Played alongside fellow classmate Travis Robinson ... Helped team win back-to-back state titles in his final two seasons ... Selected third-team All-State as a sophomore ... Named a McDonald's All-American nominee as a senior.
Born Oct. 7, 1990 ... Son of David Morris and Marlo Washington ... Has three siblings - Keyana, Anissa and Morgan ... Enrolled in the Metropolitan College, majoring in criminal justice.