Women's Basketball ACCtion: Tuesday, December 13

Dec. 13, 2011

Women's Basketball Falls, 70-62, to BU

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. - Five Eagles scored double-digit points, as Boston College (3-6) fell, 70-62, to Boston University (6-4) on Tuesday evening at Conte Forum. The loss marked the first time the Terriers defeated the Eagles since Jan. 30, 1990.

Junior Kerri Shields led BC with 14 points. Sophomore Tiffany Ruffin added to the offensive effort with 13 points, while sophomores Kristen Doherty and Shayra Brown posted 12 and 11 points, respectively. Sophomore Katie Zenevitch rounded out the double-digit scorers for the Eagles with 10 points. She also led BC on the boards, pulling down eight rebounds.

BC recorded it strongest half of shooting so far this season, hitting 56.5 percent of its shots from the field in the first half. The Eagles were a perfect 8-for-8 on free throws in the first half and finished the game shooting 88.2 percent from the line.