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.
Led by senior captain Wade Megan, the Boston University menís ice hockey team will play 18 contests at home this season, starting off with an exhibition game against the University of Toronto on Sunday, Oct. 7. Click here to purchase season tickets.
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.
Terrier Rewards is a FREE program that rewards BU Athletics' most loyal student supporters. Students earn points for attending specified varsity home games and receive prizes from sponsors based on their point total.
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AS A SENIOR IN 2013: Named tri-captain ... Member of U.S. Women's Lacrosse National Team ... Named to Tewaaraton Women's Watch List ... Selected as one of 25 nominees for the Tewaaraton Trophy ... Earned America East All-Conference First Team honors ... Named to IWLCA All-Northeast Region First Team ... Finished season with team-leading 59 goals, marking the third straight season she scored 50-plus goals ... Also led team in points (79) and assists (20) ... Registered at least one point in every game ... Led team with 43 draw controls ... Caused 21 turnovers and collected 20 ground balls ... Posted two goals in season opener against UMass .. Totaled three goals and an assist, four ground balls and three caused turnoversagainst Dartmouth ... Finished with four points (3g, 1a) at Notre Dame ... Scored a goal at Denver ... Set new school record with 12 points (8g, 4a) and won 13 draw controslagainst Ohio State ... Named America East Offensive Player of the Week on March 18 ... Dished out two assists and scored a goal at Boston College ... Led team with three goals and an assist against UMBC ... Posted team-high five points (4g, 1a) against Harvard ... Led team with five goals and won two draw controls against Albany ... Scored seven goals to go with three draw controls and a pair of caused turnovers at Vermont ... Led team with eight points off of six goals and two assists while adding team-high five draw controls, four caused turnovers and three ground balls against Binghamton ... Named America East Offensive Player of the Week on April 15 ... Recorded three goals and two assists at New Hampshire ... Scored two goals and an assist at Stony Brook ... Led team with six goals and a pair of assists while winning six draw controls at Yale ... Posted three goals and three assists while winning four draw controls at Cornell ... Scored two goals and recorded a pair of ground balls at Duke.
AS A JUNIOR IN 2012: Started all 17 games this season ... Named IWLCA All-American ... Placed on IWLCA Northeast All-Region First Team ... Earned America East First Team All-Conference honors ... Scored 50 goals for the second straight season and finished with 80 points (58g, 22a) ... Named to the Tewaaraton Women's Watch List ... Named America East Player of the Week on April 30 and March 26 ... Sscored five goals on five separate occasions ... Set new career high with four assists en route to matching career high with nine points (5g, 4a) against Binghamton on April 28 ... Controlled seven draws against Vermont on March 24 ... Caused a season-high two turnovers against New Hampshire on April 4 ... Finished year with 17 ground balls, 49 draw controls and four caused turnovers.
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2011: Started in all 17 games of the season ... Named America East Co- Player of the Year ... Named to the America East All- Conference Team and earned IWLCA Northeast All- Region First Team honors ... Tied for first in the conference in game- winning goals (4), second in goals per game (3.31) and points per game (3.81), and fourth in draw controls per game (2.50) ... Single- handedly outscored Vermont on April 30th with nine goals, propelling the Terriers to the conference tournament and setting a 2011 NCAA Division I single- game high for most goals ... In addition to 57 goals, contributed 41 draw controls, 16 ground balls, nine caused turnovers, and eight assists.
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2010: Appeared in 19 games, starting nine for the Terriers ... Named to the America East All-Rookie Team ... Registered 18 goals and six assists ... Collected 24 draw controls, 12 ground balls and six caused turnovers ... Garnered America East Rookie of the Week recognition on March 1 after scoring four points (3g, 1a) in her collegiate debut against Massachusetts on Oct. 24.
BEFORE BOSTON UNIVERSITY: Played at Massapequa High School in Massapequa, N.Y., where she was a US Lacrosse All-American her senior season after earning honorable mention All-America honors as a junior ... Also a three-time all-county and two-time All-Long Island selection ... Played for the New York 1 club team that competed at the national tournament as well as the Liberty Lacrosse club team.
PERSONAL: Daughter of Joseph and Chantal Etrasco of Massapequa, N.Y. ... Enrolled in the University's School of Hospitality Administration ... Born July 31, 1991.