Roddy Peters tallied 14 points and Jake Layman added 13 for
Maryland, which shot 55.2 percent from the field. Nick Faust
scored 11 points as the Terrapins (6-4) halted a two-game losing
Olivier Hanlan scored 21 of his 26 points in the second half for
Boston College (3-7), which lost its third straight game.
Garland Owens added 16 points and Ryan Anderson had 14 points
and eight rebounds.
The Eagles had a 62-58 lead after Joe Rahon drained a 3-pointer
with just under eight minutes to play. Layman’s basket with 4:18
remaining put the Terrapins ahead to stay and Wells scored 10
points down the stretch to help Maryland protect the lead.
The Terrapins opened up a 23-11 advantage after Faust buried a
3-pointer less than eight minutes into the contest. Boston
College later pulled within one before Maryland responded with a
9-1 burst en route to a 42-36 halftime lead.
GAME NOTEBOOK: Wells’ previous high of 30 came when Maryland
upset Duke in the ACC tournament quarterfinals last March. …
Anderson raised his career point total to an even 1,000 to
become the 40th player in Boston College history to reach the
milestone. … Hanlan was 15-of-16 from the free-throw line and
handed out eight assists.
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