Eagle eye

Boston College has the look of an ACC sleeper thanks to Olivier Hanlan

Originally Published: November 21, 2013
By Kevin J. Ryan | ESPN The Magazine

WHEN IT COMES to recruiting four- and five-star prospects, Boston College coach Steve Donahue has a distinct strategy: Know when to fold. BC doesn't have the hoops lure of geographic rival UConn or its Carolina-based ACC foes, so Donahue finds that it's best to be realistic. Which raises the obvious question: How did he land Olivier Hanlan, last season's ACC rookie of the year? "You've got to find guys who people don't think are good enough," says Donahue. "Or ones they don't know ...

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