The schedule says things have get a little easier for the Boston College women, who have lost three of their last four games, all against top 10 teams. Then, again, how easy do things ever get in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
‘‘The stretch doesn’t get easier,’’ coach Erik Johnson said after his team dropped a 73-56 decision to No. 9 North Carolina Sunday in Chestnut Hill. ‘‘The ACC brings another great opponent, another great opponent. Now, not every week will we play three top 10 teams and two of them on their home court.’’ Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.