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Boston College Men’s Basketball Defeats Louisville to Improve to 14-13 Overall

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BC earned a comeback win in tonight’s game

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After heading into halftime down by 1, the Boston College men’s basketball team earned a comeback win over Louisville tonight with a final score of 66-59. The Eagles outscored the Cardinals 44-36 in the second half to secure their victory, improving their record to 14-13 overall and 5-10 in the ACC.

Ky Bowman led the game with 25 points and 12 rebounds, picking up BC’s only double-double of the game. Nik Popovic also scored in the double digits for BC with 16 points, and added 9 rebounds to the Eagles’ total. The Eagles were helped along by Louisville’s 14 turnovers (BC committed only 4 of their own).

Despite the victory, the Eagles struggled with rebounding tonight - Louisville out-rebounded BC 53-38 and limited BC to just 8 offensive rebounds.