Floyd’s 18 Points Leads Holy Cross Past Boston University 73-62
Sunday, February 11, 2018
Caleb Green with a nice move for the layup!— Holy Cross MBB (@HCrossMBB) February 10, 2018
Holy Cross 57, Boston U. 47, 5:14 remaining. pic.twitter.com/sh3X5gf3X0
The win improves Holy Cross to 9-16 overall and 6-8 in the Patriot League.
Boston University falls to 12-13 overall and 8-6 in the conference.
Holy Cross Holds Off BU
With the game tied at 39 with 16 minutes to play, the Crusaders went on a 10-0 run to take a 49-39 lead.
Of the ten points, eight of them came from Floyd and freshman Connor Niego.
Holy Cross would lead by as many as 15 points. Boston University would get as close as seven points in the final minutes before the Crusaders held on for the 11 point win.
Holy Cross returns to action on Wednesday, February 14 when they visit Army.
Game time is set for 7 p.m.
Related Slideshow: 10 Biggest Games in Holy Cross Basketball History
Holy Cross vs Michigan in NCAA Tournament
The game marked Holy Cross' first NCAA Tournament appearance in 21 seasons.
After leading 72-70 with less than 5 minutes to play, the Crusaders fell 92-81.
Holy Cross was led that season by Ronnie Perry, however, he was injured for this game.
Holy Cross vs Duquesne - NIT Championship game
Holy Cross won the NIT Championship game 71-62 over Duquesne.
The Crusaders were led by Togo Palazzi who was named MVP of the tournament.
Palazzi went as the number one pick in the NBA Draft to the Boston Celtics a couple of months later.
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