Boston University Falls 65-64 to Northeastern - Recap

Boston University Falls 65-64 to Northeastern - Recap

Northeastern grabbed a 65-64 win over Boston University on Friday, behind a 20-point effort from Joel Smith at Matthews Arena.

Northeastern got 18 points from Reggie Spencer and another 11 points from Quincy Ford. Joel Smith contributed 5 assists, while Quincy Ford cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.

Boston University got 18 points from D.J. Irving in a losing cause and another 13 points from Malik Thomas. Maurice Watson Jr. contributed 4 assists for them, while Nathan Dieudonne had 9 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Boston University were victorious, as the score was 35-26 at the break.

Boston University won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-29.