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Brooks Sutherland
November 11, 2017 - 4:05 pm
CHESTNUT HILL — A fourth straight win was at the grasp of their hands. Boston College made key stops defensively, freshman running back AJ Dillon rushed for 196 yards, and 23rd-ranked NC State missed three field goals. But Nyheim Hines’ 50-yard score with 8:22 to play stymied the Eagles of their...
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WEEI
October 18, 2017 - 10:23 am
By John Rooke No real surprise, here. But are the surprises yet to come? At the Big East’s annual men’s basketball Media Day inside of New York’s iconic Madison Square Garden Wednesday, the Villanova Wildcats were selected as the preseason favorite to win the league by the conference coaches...
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Rob Bradford
October 14, 2017 - 4:09 pm
Boston College football coach Steve Addazio said after his team's latest loss, last week, that he couldn't give a timetable as to when his program would finally turn the corner, but when it did it was going to be "beautiful." This was probably along the lines of what he was talking about. With time...
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Brooks Sutherland
September 30, 2017 - 4:22 pm
Following a three-game skid, Boston College needed something to feel good about on Saturday before heading back into the ACC gauntlet. They did that by way of a 28-8 win vs. Central Michigan of the MAC. While offensively, the Eagles didn’t look particularly sharp, special teams and defense won the...
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Alex Reimer
September 18, 2017 - 10:12 am
The Boston College Eagles delivered another sorry performance against Notre Dame Saturday, surrendering 49 points and more than 500 yards on the ground. Former BC quarterback Tim Hasselbeck wasn’t impressed with his alma mater’s performance, and ripped into the program on “Kirk & Callahan”...
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Brooks Sutherland
September 16, 2017 - 7:11 pm
Missed opportunities. Boston College’s kryptonite struck again. The Eagles continually failed to convert on key drives which proved too pivotal in Saturday’s 49-20 loss to Notre Dame in the renewed rivalry dubbed as “The Holy War.” That and defensively, they allowed 515 yards on the ground. “We did...
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WEEI
September 12, 2017 - 2:58 pm
By John Rooke When you are expected to be a contender, you can’t expect to receive any favors from anyone – including the schedule-maker. But all in all, as the 2017-18 Big East men’s basketball schedule was released Tuesday by the conference, Providence fared about as well as any of the preseason...
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Brooks Sutherland
September 09, 2017 - 4:18 pm
Turnovers. The oldest killer in the book. Saturday, Boston College couldn’t shake the cliché. Three of the team’s four turnovers led to 21 easy points for Wake Forest as the Demon Deacons capitalized on those costly mistakes. They cruised to win the conference opener 34-10. “We turned the ball over...
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Brooks Sutherland
September 09, 2017 - 12:33 pm
Boston College senior center Jon Baker will miss the remainder of the 2017 season following a knee injury suffered in the fourth quarter of the team’s 23-20 win at Northern Illinois last Saturday. NEWS: Jon Baker Out for the Season; Charlie Callinan Added as Team Captain https://t.co/vZwxZgkgRh #...
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Brooks Sutherland
September 08, 2017 - 9:24 pm
Boston College showcased a new style in last Saturday’s 23-20 win over Northern Illinois. Head coach Steve Addazio not only elected to start redshirt freshman Anthony Brown in the game, but had enough trust in the youngster to throw the ball 42 times, the most a BC quarterback has thrown during his...
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