Led by second-year head coach Joe Jones, the Boston University menís basketball team enters the 2012-13 season seeking its third postseason berth in the last four years. The Terriers return three starters, including Preseason All-Conference honoree D.J. Irving who led the league last season in assists at 5.4 apg.
Led by ninth-year head coach Kelly Greenberg, the Boston University womenís basketball team returns 10 letterwinners, including three starters from last yearís 23-9 squad that advanced to the first round of the WNIT. The Terriers will host a combined six non-conference opponents in November and December.
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This past summer, Boston University formally accepted an invitation to move 20 of its 25 teams to the Patriot League on July 1, 2013 for the 2013-14 season. Formed as an all-sport conference in 1990-91, the league features American, Army, Bucknell, Colgate, Holy Cross, Lafayette, Lehigh 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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BU senior is one of 25 nominees for the top collegiate lacrosse award
2009 team captain ... Currently a member of the US Lacrosse Developmental National Team.
AS A JUNIOR IN 2008
Earned All-America honors, named an IWLCA All-American and to the Northeast All-Region First team... Was tabbed as the America East Player of the Year and selected to the all-conference first team... Started all 19 contests in which she participated, setting a new program record with 71 goals and totaling 84 points - the third-best single-season total in school history... Set the team pace with 49 draw controls and ranks third all-time at BU with 133... Finished the season ranked fifth nationally in goals per game (3.74) and 19th in points per game (4.42)... Tallied a goal in each of the games in which she played... Recorded a personal-high six goals on two occasions, against Boston College on March 26 and against New Hampshire in the first round of the NCAA tournament on May 11... Set a personal high with seven points twice (vs. BC on March 26, vs. UNH on May 11)... Assisted on three goals against UNH on April 27, the most she has collected in a single game... Notched eight goals in NCAA tournament play - six against UNH on May 11 and two at Penn on May 17.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2007
Named to IWLCA/US Lacrosse All-America Third Team, IWLCA Northeast All-Region First Team and America East All-Conference First Team ... Started in all 19 contests and scored a team-high 52 goals to go along with seven assists for 59 points ... In America East, ranked first in goals per game (2.74), third in draw controls per game (2.95), and sixth in points per game (3.11) ... Ranked fourth in league in points per conference game (3.83) ... Scored a career-high six goals at Stony Brook on April 7 and tallied five goals three times (at Loyola, vs. Dartmouth, vs. Stanford) ... Recorded five points (4g, 1a) on March 3 vs. Hofstra and scored four goals at Vermont on April 18 ... Scored three goals six times (vs. BC, vs. UMBC, vs. Harvard, vs. Binghamton, vs. UNH) ... Had 15 caused turnovers ... Set single-season school record with 56 draw controls, including five each vs. UMBC and Binghamton ... Recorded 21 groundballs.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2006
Named to America East All-Rookie Team ... Played in all 20 games, making 19 starts ... Ranked third on the team in goals (33) and added six assists to finish fourth in points (39) ... Finished fourth on team in ground balls (42) and fifth in draw controls (28) ... Also added 15 caused turnovers ... Scored at least one goal in 16 games, including a stretch of eight straight games from April 12-May 7 ... Scored a season-high four goals in a road loss at William & Mary and scored multiple goals in 10 other games including hat tricks in wins against Yale, Boston College and New Hampshire.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY
Played for Middlebury Union High School for four years before a post-grad year at The Taft School ... Reached the state championship game all four years at Middlebury, claiming the title as a freshman and as a senior ... A two-time first-team all-state selection after earning second-team honors as a sophomore ... Named team MVP twice ... As a senior, was an All-American and team captain ... Earned post-grad All-America honors at Taft in addition to All-Founders League honors ... Excelled at both soccer and ice hockey at each school ...Four-year varsity soccer player at Middlebury; named captain and MVP her senior year ... Named hockey team captain as a senior.
Daughter of Marriane and Rick Dalton ... Enrolled in the College of General Studies.