UCF Holiday Classic - Howard vs Boston University Recap - Boston University Wins 71-44

UCF Holiday Classic - Howard vs Boston University Recap - Boston University Wins 71-44

Howard was run off the court by Boston University on Saturday as they blasted them 71-44 at UCF Arena.

Bettors who backed Boston University were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 8.5 at sportsbooks.

Boston University got 17 points from Dom Morris and another 14 points from D.J. Irving. Travis Robinson contributed 4 assists, while Dom Morris cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

Howard got 19 points from Calvin Thompson in a losing cause and another 10 points from Mike Phillips. Simuel Frazier contributed 3 assists for them, while Theodore Boyomo had 9 rebounds.

Boston University hit the break leading 40-21 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored Boston University as they grabbed 42 boards, while Howard only had 38.