NIT Tournament 2011 Scores, Bracket Update: Boston College And New Mexico Move On

Add Boston College to the list of top teams that won their opening game of the NIT. Reggie Jackson scored 15 of his 22 points in the first half as 1-seed Boston College cruised to a 82-64 victory over 8-seed McNeese State. They now await the winner of Northwestern-Milwaukee.

Jermaine Mallett scored 23 points and Kyle Weems scored 14 points as the 3-seed Missouri State Bears topped the Murray State Racers, 89-76. They'll face either Miami (FL) or Florida Atlantic in the next round.

The only upset of the night comes courtesy of 6-seed Fairfield, which topped 3-seed Colorado State 62-60. Yorel Hawkins scored 17 points while Ryan Olander added 12 points and 10 rebounds in the win. 

The only game left on the night is a late-tip between St. Mary's and Kent State.

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