No. 19 UConn Beats Boston U. 77-60 in 2K Sports Classic
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — DeAndre Daniels scored 24 points to lead No. 19 Connecticut to a 77-60 victory over Boston University on Sunday in the 2K Sports Classic.
Ryan Boatright added 16 points and Shabazz Napier had 12 points, 12 rebounds and six assists for UConn (4-0), which blew a 19-point first-half lead before pulling away again in the second half.
D.J. Irving had 17 points for Boston (2-1), which had a one-point lead with 17 1/2 minutes to play. Dom Morris added 13 points and nine rebounds, and Maurice Watson Jr. also scored 13 for the Terriers.
Daniels, who had just 19 points in the Huskies’ first three games, was 10 of 18 from the floor against BU.
Boston University hasn’t won a game against a ranked team since 1959.