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BU 5, UMass 2

BU pays tribute to Parker

In 40th season, coach gets hard-earned win

At the start of Friday night’s game between 13th-ranked Boston University and UMass at Agganis Arena, something — or rather someone — was missing from the Terriers bench.

The theme of the evening was a tribute to veteran coach Jack Parker in his 40th season, with dozens of former BU players in attendance for a ceremony that was held during the first intermission.

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