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2012-13 Boston College Basketball: Miami Game Thread (7:00 PM, RSN / NESN)

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Boston College comes back to Conte Forum to take on Miami on Wednesday night at 7 p.m. The game will be aired live on the Regional Sports Network (NESN in New England) and WEEI Radio (850 AM).

Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports

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Miami Hurricanes (12-3, 3-0 ACC) vs. Boston College Eagles (9-6, 1-1 ACC)

Time: 7:00 PM Eastern
Date: Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Place: Chestnut Hill, Ma.
Arena: Conte Forum
Capacity: 8,606

TV: RSN (NESN in New England)
TV Announcers: Rich Waltz, Mike Gminski
Radio: WEEI (850 AM)
Radio Announcers: Jon Meterparel, Danya Abrams
Line: Boston College +7

Last Time Out: The Eagles split a pair of road games at Virginia Tech and Wake Forest last week. BC defeated the Hokies, 86-75, before losing in Winston-Salem.

Series: Boston College and Miami have met 39 times. Boston College leads the all-time series 24-15.
Last Meeting: Miami 77, Boston College 56 (March 3, 2012)
Last Meeting at Conte Forum: Miami 76, Boston College 54 (January 29, 2012)

Last Five Meetings:

L - Miami 77, Boston College 56 (March 3, 2012)
L - Miami 76, Boston College 54 (January 29, 2012)
L - Miami 71, Boston College 64 (February 23, 2011)
L - Miami 72, Boston College 71 (January 15, 2011)
W - Boston College 79, Miami 75 (January 19, 2010)

Trends: Miami has won four straight in the series, six of eight and seven of the last nine. The Eagles own an 8-7 record since the 2005-06 season when BC joined Miami in the ACC. BC won 13 consecutive meetings from the 2000-01 to the 2007-08 seasons. Miami has won its last four games after dropping a pair of games in Hawaii.

Miami's 2011-2012 Record: 20-13 (9-7 ACC), NIT 2nd Round

Miami's Probable Starters:

G - Shane Larkin (So.) - 5-11, 176 lbs., Orlando, Fl. - 12.5 PPG, 3.8 APG, 3.6 RPG
G - Durand Scott (Sr.) - 6-5, 203 lbs., Bronx, N.Y. - 13.7 PPG, 2.9 APG, 4.7 RPG
G - Trey McKinney Jones (Sr.) - 6-5, 220 lbs., Milwaukee, Wi. - 9.7 PPG, 1.8 APG, 4.1 RPG
F-C - Julian Gamble (Sr.) - 6-10, 250 lbs., Durham, N.C. - 6.6 PPG, 0.1 APG, 4.6 RPG
F-C - Kenny Kadji (Sr.) - 6-11, 242 lbs., Douala, Cameroon - 12.5 PPG, 1.3 APG, 7.5 RPG

Boston College's Last Game Starters:

G - Olivier Hanlan (Fr.) - 6-4, 188 lbs., Aylmer, Quebec - 13.4 PPG, 2.4 APG, 4.5 RPG
G - Joe Rahon (Fr.) - 6-2, 195 lbs., San Diego, Ca. - 11.0 PPG, 4.1 APG, 2.9 RPG
G - Patrick Heckmann (So.) - 6-5, 205 lbs., Mainz, Germany - 8.7 PPG, 1.8 APG, 2.6 RPG
G - Lonnie Jackson (So.) - 6-3, 180 lbs., Valencia, Ca. - 10.0 PPG, 2.1 APG, 3.3 RPG
F - Ryan Anderson (So.) - 6-8, 220 lbs., Lakewood, Ca. - 16.7 PPG, 1.4 APG, 9.7 RPG

Leave your pre-, in- and post-game comments below.

Go Eagles!

Also, SB Nation is rolling out a new, shiny toy -- the SBN Roll Call. This will be dropped into GameThreads and other major posts as a way to keep track of who's dominating the comments. Here's the roll call from the last hoops game thread. Competition!

BCI Roll Call vs. Wake Forest:

Brian Favat (72), hoyaeagle (32), BCEagle74 (31), BJohnston (28), bc2208 (27), claver2010 (18), Seagulls (15), Conrad Kaczmarek (11), sportdude (9), Brablc (9), RyanUML3 (8), BCEagles2016 (7), Wisconsineagle (5), Jeff Martyn (4), LG33 (4), CSOM_97 (3), EagleAboveTheRim (1), Enzo the Baker (1)