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The major knock on Boston College linebacker Luke Kuechly heading into the 2012 NFL Draft has been his lack of athleticism and quickness. But this weekend's NFL Combine was Kuechly's chance to put his athletic ability on display for all to see. Kuechly has been viewed by many in the scouting world as a superior tackler with great intangibles -- whatever that actually means -- but as having mediocre athletic ability. On Monday, Kuechly proved those critics wrong with an outstanding showing in Indianapolis. The 20-year-old inside linebacker showed up at the combine five-pounds heavier, at 242, than his playing...
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Boston College football had been the epitome of consistency for over a decade, appearing in 12-straight bowl games from 1999 to 2010, but last season the Eagles finally felt the sharp slice of defeat. After a 4-8 campaign in 2011, BC is looking forward to what is ahead for the Eagles and on Monday they got a slight glimpse of what the future holds. The ACC released the 2012 football...
There's a new No. 1 team in the college hockey rankings, and it's a Hockey East squad. Boston College is the new No. 1 in the USCHO top 20 rankings this week, as the Eagles have moved up from the second spot last week to take over the top ranking from Ferris State which fell to No. 3. BC grabbed the top spot by earning 44 of a possible 50 first-place votes. It's well...
No. 5 Miami 88, Boston College 42. Updates. With AP Photos. By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer Riquna Williams scored 20 points, Shenise Johnson added 19 and No. 5 Miami capped its Atlantic Coast Conference regular season with a 88-42 win over Boston College on Sunday.
It was the 40th straight home win for the Hurricanes (25-4, 14-2), who bounced back from Friday's loss at No...
Down to the last out in the bottom of the ninth trailing by a run, UCF shortstop Darnell Sweeney (Miramar, Fla.) delivered a first-pitch two-run walk-off single to shallow left with the bases loaded to give the No. 19 Knights (5-2) a 5-4 victory, and 2-1 series win over Boston College Sunday afternoon from the UCF baseball complex.
The Boston College softball team had its seven game winning streak snapped by Charlotte, 12-2, in the championship game of the 49ers Invitational on Sunday afternoon. Sophomore Ronnie Mae Ayers went 2-for-2 and drove in one run for the Eagles (8-2). Classmate Chelsea LoBue drove in the other run for BC in the loss to the 49ers (8-5).
No. 5 Miami capped its Atlantic Coast Conference regular season with a 88-42 win over Boston College on Sunday. Kristen Doherty scored 10 for Boston College.
Boston College goaltender Parker Milner has earned Hockey East Defensive Player of the Week honors for the second straight week after stopping all 54 shots faced in a two-game weekend sweep of Providence last week.
The Boston College travels to the USF Under Armour Invitational in Tampa, Fla. from March 2-4. The Eagles (8-2) will take on Miami of Ohio, Hampton, Central Arkansas, Loyola Maryount and the host university beginning with a double-header on Friday at 1:30 p.m.
The Boston College baseball team battled No. 19 UCF to end, but lost, 5-4, in the bottom of the ninth at Jay Bergman Field on Sunday afternoon. The Eagles (4-2) had pulled ahead of the Knights (5-2) in their last at bat, but could not hold on, as UCF took two-of-three in the series.
Riquna Williams scored 20 points, Shenise Johnson added 19 and No. 5 Miami capped its Atlantic Coast Conference regular season with a 88-42 win over Boston College on Sunday. It was the 40th straight home win for the Hurricanes (25-4, 14-2), who bounced back from Friday's loss at No. 7 Duke.
Looking to sweep its season series with Boston College, Georgia Tech plays its final road game of the year against Boston College in a regionally-televised game at 7 p.m. Wednesday night at the Silvio O. Conte Forum in Chestnut Hill, Mass.
Here are the leading vertical jump and broad jump results for linebackers who worked out Monday at the NFL Scouting Combine: Marvin Kendricks, California 39.5 inches DeMario Davis, Arkansas State, 38.5 Luke Kuechly, Boston College, 38 Miles Burris, San Diego State, 37.5 Nigel Bradham, Florida State, 37 James-Michael Johnson, Nevada, 37 Tahir ... (more)
The Boston College (7-22, 2-14) women's basketball team will play No. 6 Virginia (21-9, 9-7) on Thursday, March 1 at 8 p.m.