Official 2015-16 HEWBA preseason poll, all-conference team released

Boston College was selected by the Hockey East media to win the league’s regular season title for 2015-16 in the sixth annual poll of the Hockey East Writers and Broadcasters Association (HEWBA). The Eagles, who tied for second last season, received 20 of a possible 35 first-place votes, as five teams in all were named on ballots for first place. Last year’s regular season and...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 4-Star Defensive Back Eric Burrell Releases Top 5

Eric Burrell, a four-star defensive back in the 2016 class, has trimmed his list of potential schools to five.  The 5-foot-11, 170-pound safety out of Owings Mills, Md., is ranked the No. 16 player at his position and the No. 320 player in the class by 247 Sports’ Composite Rankings.  Burrell’s final five schools: Boston College, Duke, Nebraska, Syracuse and Wisconsin.  Thank...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

BC Eagles Quarterback Darius Wade Out For Rest Of Season With Ankle Injury

Darius Wade’s season over. The Boston College quarterback left Friday’s 14-0 loss to Florida State in the fourth quarter with an ankle injury. And now the Eagles are confirming prior reports that the injury will sideline him for the rest of the season. UPDATE: Due to an ankle injury sustained during the 4th quarter of the FSU game, QB Darius Wade will miss the remainder of...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

FSU Seminoles Football Review: Game Three Vs. Boston College

If there was just one word to use for the Florida State Seminoles and their latest win against Boston College, I’m pretty sure “ugly” would be the appropriate one. An offense that sputtered most of the game (following an opening drive that resulted in a touchdown) was bailed out by a defense that played lights out and a punter who finally got the credit for doing a good job...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

2015-16 official Hockey East coaches poll released, BC tabbed as No. 1

BOSTON — Boston College has been chosen to win the Hockey East title in the 2015-16 men’s hockey coaches preseason poll. Hockey East commissioner Joe Bertaga made the announcement at the league’s annual media day at TD Garden. The Eagles picked up seven first-place votes to secure the top spot. Followed closely in second place is Boston University, who picked up three first...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Upon Further Review: FSU-Boston College

Florida State traveled north to Boston College on short rest to face the stingy Boston College Eagles and left Chestnut Hill with a 14-0 victory. It was the ACC opener for both teams and FSU got it done with the running game and good defense. After reviewing film, here’s what went right and what didn’t: What Went Right: F/+, the college advanced stat metric designed by the people...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Women's Volleyball Splits with Northeastern, Boston College

The Harvard women’s volleyball team earned a split with Northeastern and Boston College on Saturday at the Malkin Athletic Center to conclude play in the New England Challenge. The Crimson defeated the Huskies in four sets before dropping a thriller to the Eagles in five.
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17 days ago

Addazio master of QB double talk

Give credit to Boston College football coach Steve Addazio. He has brought the art of “coach speak” to a new level this week. Addazio had a problem at QB the minute that Darius Wade was helped off the field last Friday with a broken ankle in the Eagles’ 14-0 loss to Florida State. The job…
Via A Jersey Guy
12 days ago  |  Discuss

UND Heading to the big Apple in 2016

Yes, it's true. UND will play the Boston College Eagles on December 3, 2016, at Madison Square Garden, in New York City at the College Hockey Showdown. UND, BC to Meet in New ‘College Hockey Showdown at Madison Square Garden’ in December 2016: #UNDproud — North Dakota MHockey (@UNDmhockey) September 24, 2015 #NCHCHockey, @TheGarden announce College Hockey...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

College Football Odds: Boston College Favored Over Northern Illinois

The Boston College Eagles will look to extend their 13-game straight up winning streak against opponents from the Mid-American Conference when they host the Northern Illinois Huskies on Saturday as 4.5-point betting favorites at sportsbooks monitored by Boston College has dominated the MAC since 2002, recording against the spread victories in nine of those 13 contests...
11 days ago  |  Discuss

N. Illinois-Boston College Preview

BOSTON (AP) Boston College coach Steve Addazio knows all about near misses. The Eagles were down just seven points in the second half before giving up a touchdown on a turnover and losing to then-No. 9 Florida State 14-0 last weekend. But this week's opponent, Northern Illinois, came even closer to beating the No. 1 team in the nation. ''They almost beat Ohio State, but that's not...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

BC moves forward

Call this one a character builder. Without it, the chances of Boston College participating in a third consecutive post season appearance would have dimmed considerably. But that didn’t happen on Saturday at Alumni Stadium. The Eagles improved their record to 3-1 with a 17-14 win over Northern Illinois, using a pair of quarterbacks who had…
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles’ young quarterbacks hang tough to beat NIU for third win

BC Eagles pick up third win. (Photo/Winslow Townson/USA TODAY Sports)CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — Boston College Eagles head coach Steve Addazio has used the word “tough” quite a bit over the first four weeks of the season, and he didn’t shy away from doing so again on Saturday. The Northern Illinois University Huskies proved to be a tough challenge, but the Eagles responded to...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College RB Jon Hilliman out with broken foot

Bad news came for Boston College Eagles running back Jon Hilliman earlier today when it was announced that Hilliman would be out indefinitely with a broken foot after undergoing surgery yesterday. The sophomore was injured in Saturday night’s winning game against Northern Illinois, in which Hilliman rushed for a touchdown and 119 yards, and there is no clear timetable for his...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

BC's top RB Hilliman out indefinitely with broken foot

Boston College’s ground game took a severe hit over the weekend when the Eagles learned that star running back Jon Hilliman will be out indefinitely after having foot surgery on a broken foot on Sunday. Running the football has been a staple of the Eagles offense during the Steve Addazio era, but that will be a lot harder now without Hilliman. "We will be without Jon Hilliman...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

BC loses top RB Jon Hilliman to foot surgery

Boston College’s featured tailback Jon Hilliman had foot surgery on Sunday and will be out for an extended period according to Eagles head coach Steve Addazio. The sophomore rushed for a season-high 122 yards on 24 carries in Saturday’s 17-14 upset victory over Northern Illinois at Alumni Stadium before exiting the game. Tailbacks Myles Willis and Marcus Outlow both sustained...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

BC needs to look to future–now

In honor of the late, great Yogi Berra, I will use his “it gets late early” phrase, when talking about the discussions with other ADs that Boston College athletic director Brad Bates is having these days as he attempts to fill the final two games of the 2016 Eagles’ football schedule. Normally, this wouldn’t be…
Via A Jersey Guy
6 days ago  |  Discuss

4-Star WR Kelvin Harmon Commits To South Carolina

Palmyra (N.J.) four-star wide receiver Kelvin Harmon committed to South Carolina moments ago during a ceremony at his high school. The 6-foot-3, 190-pound Harmon chose the Gamecocks over Rutgers and also held offers from UNC, NC State, Temple. Boston College, Syracuse and others.  Palmyra WR Kelvin Harmon announces his commitment to South Carolina — Philip Anastasia (@PhilAnastasia...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

College Football Odds: Boston College Eagles Heavy Underdogs Vs. Duke

The Boston College Eagles will gun for their first ACC victory this season when they visit the Duke Blue Devils on Saturday as 7-point betting underdogs at sportsbooks monitored by The Eagles improved their overall record to 3-1 last week, as the nation’s top-ranked defense held the Northern Illinois Huskies to just 153 total yards of offense in a 17-14 victory...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Women Sailing Set for NEISA Championship, Coed Vessels Take On Four Regattas

The Harvard sailing team aims to capture multiple trophies this weekend as it competes at the NEISA Women’s Singlehanded Championship hosted by Boston College, its own Harvard Invitational, the Danmark Trophy hosted by Coast Guard, the Smith Trophy hosted by MIT and the Mystic Lake Invitational hosted by Tufts. The championship, the Danmark Trophy and the Smith Trophy will take...
Via Harvard Crimson - Official Site
4 days ago

BC into playoff mind set

The standard answer you hear from college football coaches about how they do their weekly business is “one game, one week at a time.” It makes sense in some ways. But most coaches are also attempting to create a foundation for long term success of the program. This season at Boston College, Coach Steve Addazio…
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Duke Vs. Boston College ACC College Football Live On NESN

The New England Patriots are on a bye in Week 4 of the NFL season, which gives sports fans in the region an opportunity to check out the exciting action of college football. One game of note Saturday is Boston College traveling on the road to take on Duke in an ACC showdown. The Blue Devils are 3-1 with a win over a talented Georgia Tech squad in their last game. The Eagles also...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

BC holds key to New England series

The support and endorsement has been given at UMass and at UConn. All that is necessary is for Boston College to sign an agreement that will start the process of the three New England FBS schools to begin playing each other on an annual basis. If that happens–and it could be officially done this week,…
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13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Michigan’s Ryan Glasgow: “Our Goal Is To Be Best Defense In Country”

The Michigan defense, which currently has the No. 2 defense nationally in the country (only behind Boston College), wants to be No. 1 when it’s all said and done. Ryan Glasgow, Michigan’s nose tackle, had the following quotes during Monday’s media session: R Glasgow: "Our goal is to be the best defense in the country. We don't shy away from thinking that." — Nick Baumgardner...
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10 hours ago  |  Discuss


Rk. School (First place votes) Record Pts. PR1. Boston College (18) 21-14-3 469 142. Boston University (5) 28-8-5 436 23. Minnesota Duluth (7) 21-16-3 422 74. North Dakota ...
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