Doherty lifts Northeastern over Boston U. 49-48

BOSTON (AP) — Chris Doherty had 16 points and 10 rebounds and Northeastern held off Boston University for a 49-48 victory on Tuesday night.

Doherty’s dunk gave Northeastern (1-2) a 49-41 lead with 2:34 remaining. Boston University scored the last seven points of the game but didn’t get a final shot off before time expired.

Walter Whyte had 13 points and eight rebounds for the Terriers (1-2). Javante McCoy added 11 points.

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