With the two biggest hoop brands in Boston (the Celtics and Boston College) in rebuilding mode, you may think basketball in the area is down.
BOSTON -- Six Boston-area college basketball teams are coming back to the TD Garden for the Coaches vs. Cancer tripleheader.
Rayvonte Rice scores 28 points to lead visiting Illinois to a 66-62 victory over Boston University (24-11) in the NIT.
The No. 1 seed Terriers (24-10) fall to American in the Patriots League championship game, 55-36