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College Basketball Preview: Boston University (8-8) at Navy (5-9)

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Boston University at Navy, Saturday, Jan. 12; 2:00 pm ET

Boston University Terriers (8-8, 1-2 PL) at Navy Midshipmen (5-9, 2-1 PL)

Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019; 2:00 pm ET

Alumni Hall, Annapolis, MD

The Navy Midshipmen welcome the Terriers of Boston University to Alumni Hall on Saturday afternoon for men’s college basketball action.

Navy is coming off of a 71-63 loss at American on Wednesday night. Boston University lost to Army on Jan. 9, 86-82. This will be the fourth conference game for both teams this season.

Here’s a look at how the teams compare in the numbers.

Team Averages

Points per Game: Boston University: 72.8… NAVY: 62.8

Points Attempted: Boston University: 70.5… NAVY: 71.6

Point Percentage: Boston University: 48.2… NAVY: 38.2

Rebounds per Game: Boston University: 35.4… NAVY: 37.4

Assists per Game: Boston University: 14.2… NAVY: 12.4

Blocks per Game: Boston University: 2.3… NAVY: 1.6

Steals per Game: Boston University: 5.1… NAVY: 5.0

Individual Leaders

Points

Boston University:

1.) Max Mahoney (246)

2.) Tyler Scanlon (200)

NAVY:

1.) Cam Davis (154)

2.) George Kiernan (153)

3-Pointers

Boston University:

1.) Javante McCoy (25)

2.) Tyler Scanlon (21)

NAVY:

1.) George Kiernan (19)

2.) Hasan Abdullah (18)

Free Throws

Boston University:

1.) Max Mahoney (36)

2.) Javante McCoy (28)

NAVY:

1.) Cam Davis (29)

2.) George Kiernan (28)

Rebounds

Boston University:

1.) Max Mahoney (91)

2.) Tyler Scanlon (81)

NAVY:

1.) John Carter Jr. (71)

2.) George Kiernan (70)

Assists

Boston University:

1.) Tyler Scanlon (53)

2.) Javante McCoy (41)

NAVY:

1.) Hasan Abdullah (54)

2.) Cam Davis (24)

Blocks

Boston University:

1.) Max Mahoney (8)

2.) Sukhmail Mathon (7)

NAVY:

1.) Danny Ogele (5)

2.) Isaiah Burnett & George Kiernan (tied with 4)

Steals

Boston University:

1.) Tyler Scanlon (19)

2.) Javante McCoy (12)

NAVY:

1.) Hasan Abdullah (28)

2.) John Carter Jr. (10)

The Maryland Sports Blog will live-tweet the game starting at 2:00 pm ET. We look forward to seeing you there!

Chloe Stowe

Full-time novelist and blogger, Chloe Stowe loves to spin a tale almost as much as she loves her Nats, Navy sports and DC United. #LineupGirl #NavyMaven-- www.chloestowe.net -- @chloeontherocks on Twitter

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