Boston U. beats UMBC 80-77 in 2OT

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BOSTON (AP)—John Holland snapped a 76-76 tie with 1:37 left in the second overtime and Boston University scored its second multiple-overtime victory in four days Thursday night, 80-77 over undermanned Maryland-Baltimore County.

The Terriers (9-9, 4-2 America East) defeated Stony Brook, 99-97, in four OTs Monday, and are 3-1 in overtime games this season.

UMBC (8-10, 2-4) wiped out a 19-point second-half deficit to force overtime. Holland opened the second OT with a 3-pointer, then added the two big free throws. Matt Wolff hit two foul shots to ice the win.

Corey Lowe led all BU scorers with 26 points, including four 3-pointers that put him in a tie for the school record, 202. Holland and Scott Brittain both had 18. Holland added nine rebounds.

Darryl Proctor scored 25 of his 27 points after halftime for the Retrievers, who dressed only eight players because of injuries.

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