Boston University matches up against Stony Brook on Tuesday. It starts at 7:00 EST. The Terriers are 6-4 against the Seawolves over the last four years. They lost 66-57 the last time they played (1/27/2012).
Boston University is 5th in the conference and Stony Brook is 1st. Both teams continue to jockey for position.
In an 83-59 dismantling of Binghamton on January 12th, D.J. Irving put up 16 points and 7 assists for the Terriers. A crucial part of the team, he leads the way with 15.2 points per game and 1.6 steals per game. For the Seawolves, Dave Coley finished with 16 points and 9 rebounds in the 73-59 win over Hartford on January 12th. He contributes 4.1 rebounds per game in addition to his 10.9 points per game. The Four Factors in which Stony Brook stands out are defensive rebounding percentage at 72.5 and turnover percentage at 19.2.
StatSmack! Boston University is better than Stony Brook
Boston University has a much higher 4-year graduation rate than Stony Brook according to Kiplinger (76.9% vs 45%).