FairfieldFairfield vs. Boston CollegeBoston College Game Capsensus

Bet Now

Related News (NCAAB News)

Post's double-double powers Boston College past Fairfield 89-70 in season opener

Mon, Nov 6, 2023

Post's double-double powers Boston College past Fairfield 89-70 in season opener

CHESTNUT Hill, Mass. (AP) - Quinten Post scored a career-high 31 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Boston College to an 89-70 win over Fairfield in the season-opening game for both programs Monday night.

Post was 11 of 14 from the field, including 5 of 6 from 3-point range, for his eighth career 20-plus-point game. Post's previous high was a 29-point performance against Notre Dame last season.

Jaeden Zackery added 11 points for the Eagles, who improved to 72-20 in season-opening games. BC shot 49% overall and made 11 3-pointers.

Brycen Goodine led the Stags with 22 points. Michael Rogan finished with 18 and Peyton Smith had 12 for Fairfield, which fell to 11-29 all-time against Boston College.

The Eagles opened the second half with a 24-10 run in the first 9:06 to extend their lead to 70-44. In that stretch, Zackery converted two layups and knocked down a jumper while Post made two 3s and a jumper. Guard Claudell Harris Jr. added two layups and a free throw in the stretch.


Get poll alerts and updates on AP Top 25 basketball throughout the season. Sign up here ___

AP college basketball: https://apnews.com/hub/ap-top-25-college-basketball-poll and https://apnews.com/hub/college-basketball

Article Copyright © 2023 The Associated Press, All Rights Reserved.

Looking for more great sports betting related insight? Check out The Bet On Me Podcast to get the edge you need today!

The Bet On Me Podcast

Latest NCAAB News