Boston College was game, but No. 3 Villanova avoids the upset.
It's a close game late! 😬
No. 3 Villanova 67, Boston College 66
WEDNESDAY'S GAMES TO WATCH:
Arizona State/Rhode Island
UCLA at San Diego State
A team a lot of people picked No. 1 in the nation (Villanova) is losing to a team a lot of people picked last in the ACC (Boston College). You have our attention, Eagles.
No. 18 ASU will play No. 3 Villanova at 7:30 MT Thursday on ESPN in the 2k Empire Classic Championship after Villanova beat Boston College 76-67.
“It really is gratifying to get out there and to be able to play again.”
opened the season with a win against Boston College. #NovaNation
Villanova pulls out a win over Boston College despite some real struggles in terms of containing dribble penetration. Think Arizona State will look to take advantage of that tomorrow -- should be a terrific game. Do the Sun Devils have an answer for Jeremiah Robinson-Earl?
Pandemics don't stop #adamjohnfoss from making inappropriate advances. A Boston College prof connected us for job opportunities/mentorship. Adam’s inappropriate DMs left me feeling uncomfortable and uneasy, & the conversations occurred while he was on vacation w/ his partner https://t.co/cdUL7S6Pmk
Impressive effort by Boston College, but Villanova withstood what the Eagles gave them and pulled out the win, 76-67.
The Cats will play Arizona State tomorrow
A bit rusty and shaky at times, but the Wildcats pulled through late in the second half and won their season opener over Boston College, 76-67, to advance to Thursday’s championship game vs. Arizona State #NovaNation
We’ll take Boston College/Rhode Island for an appetizer and Villanova/Arizona State as the main course!
Consolation Game @ 7 pm
Championship @ 9:30 pm
🎥: ESPN #Bubbleville https://t.co/e5voeJYVoX
Boston College could be a tougher opponent than first thought for #Gophers in Big Ten/ACC Challenge next month. #Eagles led No. 3 Villanova until late in the second half but couldn’t pull off upset.
BC led by 11 points by Jay Heath are tied with Villanova at halftime. Eagles are shooting 52% from the floor.
San Diego State upset No. 22 UCLA 73-58 late Wednesday night: ViewFromVegas is Aztecs were 3-point home underdogs & +145 ML as UCLA was only #CBB Top 25 team to lose on opening night; No. 3 Villanova (-15) rallied to beat unranked Boston College 76-67, but did NOT cover @VSiNLive
No. 3 Villanova’s strong second half leads to 76-67 win over Boston College in season opener https://t.co/vBUcbJLTsf
Great day of college hoops! Have a phenomenal card tomorrow as well
Western Kentucky vs Memphis
#15 West Virginia vs VCU
#1 Gonzaga vs #6 Kansas
#3 Villanova vs #16 Arizona State
Rhode Island vs Boston College
I just realized my dog, who was born on St. Patrick’s Day, experienced college basketball for the first time today. First game she caught a glimpse of was Villanova-Boston College
College basketball: No. 3 Villanova comes back to beat Boston College in opener - Los Angeles Times https://t.co/BBZAbwQHMY
⚔️ #UVA #Wahoowa #GoHoosGo ⚔️
Debutó Villanova, una de las máximas favoritas al título nacional. Y lo hizo con victoria frente a Boston College (7⃣6⃣ - 6⃣7⃣). Doble - doble de Jeremiah Robinson-Earl, con 18 puntos y 10 rebotes.
Daily News | No. 3 Villanova’s strong second half leads to 76-67 win over Boston College in season opener https://t.co/tGTK90Pjvd