What: 2013-14 Boston College men's basketball home opener, 2K Sports Classic
Time: 7:00 PM Eastern
Date: Thursday, November 14, 2013
Place: Chestnut Hill, Mass.
Arena: Conte Forum
TV Announcers: Doug Sherman (play-by-play), Malcolm Huckaby (color)
Radio: WEEI 850 AM, bceagles.com
Radio Announcers: Jon Meterparel (play-by-play), Danya Abrams (color)
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Line: Boston College -10
Last Time Out: Boston College is coming off of a pair of losses on opening weekend at Providence and against Massachusetts at TD Garden in the Coaches vs. Cancer Massachusetts Tripleheader.
Series: First ever meeting between Boston College and Toledo.
Trends: While this is the first ever meeting between BC and Toledo, Coach Steve Donahue is 1-0 vs. the Rockets. Ryan Anderson ranks fourth in the ACC in scoring. For the second straight season, Anderson has had 20+ point performances to start the season.
Toledo's 2012-2013 Record: 15-13, 10-6 MAC
Toledo's Probable Starters:
G - Julius Brown (Jr.) - 5-10, 170 lbs., Markham, Ill. - 13.0 PPG, 2.0 RPG, 8.0 APG
G - Rian Pearson (Sr.) - 6-4, 195 lbs., Raytown, Mo. - 19.0 PPG, 1.0 RPG, 1.0 APG
G - Justin Drummond (Jr.) - 6-4, 200 lbs., Bowie, Md. - 14.0 PPG, 7.0 RPG, 3.0 APG
F - J.D. Weatherspoon (Jr.) - 6-6, 215 lbs., Columbus, Oh. - 12.0 PPG, 4.0 RPG, 0.0 APG
C - Nathan Boone (So.) - 6-9, 240 lbs., Gurnee, Ill. - 6.0 PPG, 9.0 RPG, 0.0 APG
Boston College's Probable Starters
G - Olivier Hanlan (So.) - 6-4, 181 lbs., Aylmer, Quebec - 19.0 PPG, 2.5 RPG, 5.5 APG
G - Joe Rahon (So.) - 6-2, 192 lbs., San Diego, Calif. - 12.0 PPG, 3.0 RPG, 1.0 APG
F - Alex Dragicevich (Jr.) - 6-7, 207 lbs., Northbrook, Ill. - 5.5 PPG, 3.5 RPG, 3.0 APG
F - Eddie Odio (Jr.) - 6-7, 213 lbs., Miami, Fla. - 9.5 PPG, 3.0 RPG, 1.5 APG
F - Ryan Anderson (Jr.) - 6-8, 219 lbs., Lakewood, Calif. - 21.5 PPG, 6.5 RPG, 1.5 APG
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