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Boston University Terriers men's basketball

The Boston University Terriers men's basketball team is the basketball team that represents Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. The school's team currently competes in the Patriot League.

Boston University Terriers
2018–19 Boston University Terriers men's basketball team
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UniversityBoston University
Head coachJoe Jones (8th season)
ConferencePatriot
LocationBoston, Massachusetts
ArenaCase Gym, Agganis Arena
(Capacity: 1,800 7,200)
NicknameTerriers
ColorsScarlet and White[1]
         
Uniforms
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Home jersey
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Team colours
Home
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Away jersey
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Team colours
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NCAA Tournament Elite Eight
1959
NCAA Tournament Sweet Sixteen
1959
NCAA Tournament Appearances
1959, 1983, 1988, 1990, 1997, 2002, 2011
Conference Tournament Champions
America East: 1983, 1988, 1990, 1997, 2002, 2011
Conference Regular Season Champions
America East: 1980, 1983, 1990 (co-champion), 1997, 1998 (co-champion), 2003, 2004
Patriot League: 2014

Contents

Postseason resultsEdit

NCAA tournament resultsEdit

The Terriers have appeared in the NCAA tournament seven times. Their overall tournament record is 2–7.

Year Round Opponent Result
1959 Round of 23
Sweet Sixteen
Elite Eight
Connecticut
Navy
West Virginia
W 60–58
W 62–55
L 82–86
1983 Preliminary round La Salle L 58–70
1988 Round of 64 Duke L 69–85
1990 Round of 64 Connecticut L 52–76
1997 Round of 64 Tulsa L 52–81
2002 Round of 64 Cincinnati L 52–90
2011 Round of 64 Kansas L 53–72

NIT resultsEdit

The Terriers have appeared in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) six times. Their overall tournament record is 0–6.

Year Round Opponent Result
1980 First round Boston College L 74–95
1986 First round Providence L 69–72
2003 First round St. John's L 57–73
2004 Opening round Rhode Island L 52–80
2005 First round Georgetown L 34–64
2014 First round Illinois L 62–66

CBI resultsEdit

The Terriers have appeared in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) one time. Their overall tournament record is 2–1.

Year Round Opponent Result
2010 First round
Quarterfinals
Semifinals
Oregon State
Morehead State
VCU
W 96–78
W 91–89 OT
L 75–88

CIT resultsEdit

The Terriers have appeared in the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT) two times. Their overall tournament record is 1–2.

Year Round Opponent Result
2013 First round Loyola (MD) L 63–70
2016 First round
Second round
Fordham
NJIT
W 69–66
L 72–83

Awards and honorsEdit

Retired numbersEdit

Retired basketball numbers
Number Player Years played
54 Jim Hayes 1967–1970
33 Steve Wright 1976–1980
44 Arturo Brown 1979–1982
11 Drederick Irving 1984–1988
12 Tunji Awojobi 1993–1997
4 Kevin Thomas 1953–1956
10 Jack Leaman 1956–1959

Player AwardsEdit

America East Men's Basketball Player of the Year

America East Men's Basketball Rookie of the Year

America East Men's Basketball Defensive Player of the Year

  • Shaun Wynn (2004)

America East Men's Basketball Coach of the Year

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Boston University Master Logo". Retrieved April 7, 2015.

External linksEdit