It?s a first round matchup in the NIT as the ACC meets up with Conference USA in the Bluegrass State. The fifth-seeded Boston College Eagles are on the road as they square off with the fourth-seeded Western Kentucky Hilltoppers Tuesday night. Boston College was knocked off 90-82 by #19 Clemson in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals Thursday. Western Kentucky fell 67-66 to Marshall in the Conference USA tournament title game Saturday. The Hilltoppers won the only previous matchup between the schools, taking a 74-68 win on the road on December 29, 1982.