ACC a rough place for Boston College

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREGift Box shows no rust in San Antonio Stakes win at Santa Anita No. 20 N. Carolina 64, at Virginia Tech 61 Freshman Tyler Hansbrough scored four of his 20 points in the final 1:07 and grabbed nine rebounds as the Tar Heels beat the Hokies for the 18th consecutive time. North Carolina (10-2, 2-0 ACC) also got 10 points from foul-plagued David Noel and nine from Reyshawn Terry, seven over the last 7:37. Virginia Tech (10-6, 0-3) got 17 points from Wyton Witherspoon. Jared Dudley had 16 points and nine rebounds for BC (11-4, 0-3) in its ACC home opener. The Eagles shot 33 percent to lose their second straight game and drop to 0-3 against ranked teams. N.C. State opened the second half with an 11-0 run to go up 43-28 as the Eagles missed their first eight shots. BOSTON – Cedric Simmons was 6-for-6 from the field and scored 17 points for North Carolina State on Tuesday night as the 18th-ranked Wolfpack beat No. 15 Boston College 78-60, leaving the Eagles winless in the Atlantic Coast Conference. Cameron Bennerman scored 14 points and Tony Bethel went 4-for-6 from 3-point range and had seven rebounds for N.C. State (13-2, 2-1), which lost to North Carolina on Saturday to snap a seven-game winning streak. center_img No. 21 Wisconsin 64, at Minnesota 62 Alando Tucker had 22 points and 10 rebounds and Brian Butch added 12 points and eight rebounds for the Badgers (13-2, 3-0 Big Ten), who led by 19 points in the first half and by 14 early in the second. Vincent Grier had 17 points and 11 rebounds and reserve Rico Tucker had 17 points for Minnesota (9-4, 0-2). Missouri 71, at No. 22 Oklahoma 69 Marshall Brown scored a career-high 21 points, including the two free throws with 1.8 seconds remaining that lifted the Tigers (9-4, 2-0 Big 12) to their fifth consecutive victory. Taj Gray scored 16 of his 19 points in the second half for the Sooners (9-4, 0-2). 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more