Posted December 04, 2012 on AP on Fox
Boston College has hired Steve Addazio away from Temple to be the Eagles' next coach. Addazio, a Connecticut native, went 13-11 in two seasons with the Owls since taking over for Al Golden in Philadelphia. Temple is coming off a 4-7 season. In his first season with the Owls, Addazio went 9-4 and won the New Mexico Bowl. ''Steve Addazio brings three critical traits to Boston College football,'' Eagles athletic director Brad Bates says. ''First, he genuinely cares about his students and will facilitate their formation and development in meaningful ways that creates a family culture extending into the entire BC community. Second, he has a passion that is contagious and an energy that will motivate those fortunate to meet him. ''Finally, he is a proven winner with an extensive history of success.'' Addazio, 53, replaces Frank Spaziani, who was fired after four seasons as head coach and 16 overall at BC. Spaziani went 22-29 with the Eagles...
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