PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Langston Galloway scored a career-high 30 points to lead Saint Joseph’s University to a 75-68 win over Boston University on Wednesday night.
Galloway shot nine for 14 from the field, while making a career-best six of eight three-pointers. His last one came with 2:11 to play, after BU had cut the deficit to 66-61.
The Hawks (6-3) closed out the game six for 11 from the foul line.
Junior Carl Jones became the 48th Saint Joe’s player to reach 1,000 points when he hit a jumper with two seconds to go in the first half. Jones finished with 13, for 1,007 career points.
The Terriers (4-5) were led by Darryl Partin with 24 points.
The Hawks used a 10-0 run in the final 3:45 of the first half to lead 40-28 at the break.
CJ Aiken, the nation’s leader in blocked shots with a 5.0 average, added five for Saint Joe’s.
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