Boston University kicked off its Patriot League schedule with a 90-82 win over Army on Saturday.
Cedric Hankerson led BU with a game-high 33 points, 15 of which came in the first half, as the Terriers led 46-41 at the break.
|ARMY (7-5, 0-1 Patriot)||41||41||82|
|BU (5-7, 1-0)||46||44||90|
After netting 16 points in the opening 20 minutes of play, the Black Knights’ Jordan Fox was limited to just two in the final frame.
With 5:24 to go, Hankerson’s triple put BU up by 11, 71-60, and they held on the rest of the way.
The Terriers return to play on Tuesday as they visit Bucknell (7-7, 1-0) for a 7 p.m. game.