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2011-12 Boston College Basketball: New Mexico Game Thread (4:00 PM, ESPNU)

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Boston College Eagles (2-3, 0-0 ACC) vs. New Mexico Lobos (3-2, 0-0 Mountain West)

What: 2011 76 Classic Third Round
Time: 4:00 PM Eastern
Date: Sunday, November 27, 2011
Place: Anaheim, Ca.
Arena: Anaheim Convention Center
Capacity: 9,100

TV: ESPNU
Radio: WEEI (93.7 FM/850 AM)
Radio Announcers: Jim Rose, Malcolm Huckaby
Line: Boston College +13

Last Time Out: The Eagles defeated UC Riverside 66-62 in overtime to move to 2-3 on the season.

Series: First ever meeting between Boston College and New Mexico.

New Mexico's 2010-2011 Record: 22-13 (8-8 Mountain West)

New Mexico's Probable Starters:

G - Kendall Williams (So.) - 6-3, 180 lbs., Rancho Cucamonga, Ca. - 11.0 PPG, 5.4 APG, 3.8 RPG
G - Tony Snell (So.) - 6-7, 195 lbs., Riverside, Ca. - 15.6 PPG, 2.0 APG, 4.0 RPG
G - Hugh Greenwood (Fr.) - 6-3, 209 lbs., Hobart, Australia - 5.6 PPG, 3.8 APG, 2.2 RPG
F - Drew Gordon (Sr.) - 6-9, 245 lbs., San Jose, Ca. - 9.6 PPG, 0.6 APG, 8.8 RPG
F - A.J. Hardeman (Sr.) - 6-8, 235 lbs., Del Valle, Tx. - 5.0 PPG, 0.4 APG, 4.0 RPG

Boston College's Projected Starters:

G - Gabriel Moton (So.) - 6-1, 177 lbs., St. Petersburg, Fl. - 1.2 PPG, 1.0 APG, 2.6 RPG
G - Matt Humphrey (Jr.) - 6-5, 192 lbs., Chicago, Ill. - 10.8 PPG, 1.2 APG, 3.2 RPG
G - Patrick Heckmann (Fr.) - 6-5, 196 lbs., Mainz, Germany - 15.8 PPG, 1.0 APG, 5.0 RPG
F - Ryan Anderson (Fr.) - 6-8, 217 lbs., Lakewood, Ca. - 8.8 PPG, 0.6 APG, 5.4 RPG
C - KC Caudill (Fr.) - 6-10, 279 lbs., Brea, Ca. - 3.8 PPG, 0.4 APG, 1.0 RPG

The Eagles conclude the 76 Classic today out in Anaheim against the New Mexico Lobos. Looks like Donahue is mixing up the starting lineup today, replacing Cahill with Moton and Clifford with Caudill as starters. The game will be televised on ESPNU and starts at 4 PM. As always, leave your pre-, in- and post-game comments below.

Go Eagles!