NORFOLK, Va. (AP) -- Amber Jacobs' jumper with 3.3 seconds
remaining lifted Boston College over Old Dominion 73-72 on Saturday in
the first round of the East Regional.
Boston College (21-8) inbounded the ball with 21 seconds left
and missed two shots under the basket before Jacobs made her shot
from the top of the key.
Old Dominion (21-11) scored eight straight points, capped by
Shareese Grant's jumper in the paint with 1:40 left, to go up
Jacobs, who led Boston College with 23 points, hit a 3-pointer
with 40 seconds remaining to bring the fifth-seeded Eagles to
The No. 12 seed Lady Monarchs were led by Monique Coker with 18
points and 13 rebounds. Okeisha Howard added 17 points.
The Eagles got 14 points from Becky Gottstein.