With Boston College in town for an exhibition game Tuesday, the Boston Red Sox took the opportunity to honor former Eagles baseball player Pete Frates.
Every Red Sox and BC Eagle wore Frates’ No. 3 jersey in the spring training matchup at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Fla. Frates, who suffers from ALS, created the ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ to raise...
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) They all wore No. 3, and every player on the Boston Red Sox and Boston College had the same name on their jersey, too.
This exhibition game at JetBlue Park on Tuesday was all about Pete Frates.
Frates had that number when he played center field at Boston College. Now 30, the man who helped inspire the Ice Bucket Challenge is stricken with Lou Gehrig's disease...
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The 2015 Baseball Beanpot returns to Fenway Park this year.
The annual baseball doubleheader that will feature teams from Boston College, Harvard University, Northeastern University and the University of Massachusetts at Amherst will take place on Wednesday, April 22. The day will kick off with the consolation game at 3 p.m., with the Beanpot Championship game starting approximately...
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) Dmitri Batten scored a career-high tying 18 to lead Boston College to a 66-59 victory over Virginia Tech on Monday night.
Batten hit 7 of 9 from the field, including a career-high four 3-pointers for the Eagles (11-18, 3-14 ACC), who won their second straight after upsetting North Carolina State on Saturday.
Virginia Tech (10-20, 2-15) led 19-17 after a 3-pointer...
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BOSTON (AP) Olivier Hanlan scored 24 points and grabbed eight rebounds to help Boston College snap a nine-game losing streak on Saturday with a 79-63 victory over North Carolina State, dealing the Wolfpack's NCAA tournament chances a tough blow.
Patrick Heckmann added 14 points and seven assists, and Aaron Brown scored 13 for the Eagles (10-18, 2-14 Atlantic Coast Conference). Dimitri...
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Meanwhile BC is playing 1 on 5 pic.twitter.com/SVzdsLIY2m— Dan Lyons (@Dan_Lyons76) February 25, 2015
I've decided to play football at Boston College! #WeAreBC #beadude pic.twitter.com/kvcBR87cR5— Scooter Harrington (@scootalilcloser) February 21, 2015
Best part of Jameis Winston at the combine is Draft Twitter more than meeting its match with FSU Twitter #talkinboutthenoles—...
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Mariya Moore scored 18 points and No. 8 Louisville beat Boston College 77-60 on Thursday night in the Cardinals' regular-season home finale.
Louisville's winningest class in school history was honored on senior night. Shawnta' Dyer, Sara Hammond, Jude Schimmel, Bria Smith and Sheronne Vails have 109 victories and all five started.
Dyer scored 13 points and Smith...
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A look at the biggest developments from the last week around the East Region:
It was a nice weekend for Boston College as it hauled into a pair of New England targets.
Greenwich (Conn.) High tight end Scooter Harrington and Shrewsburg (Mass.) St. John's offensive guard prospect Sean Ragan both committed to the Eagles. That came after the Eagles kicked off their 2015 class the...
This young Boston College fan has no plans of turning down — nor sitting either.
During the Eagles’ game vs. Florida State, a youngster in the stands managed to twist and bend just enough to the Lil Jon song that even a few others in attendance joined in on the fun.
Sadly for Boston College, his moves didn’t inspire the team to victory, as they lost to the Seminoles 69-60...
Boston College defeats Harvard OT in Beanpot Consolation game. (Photo/John Corneau/Mill City Sports)BOSTON, Mass. – The Beanpot tournament normally takes place the first two Mondays of February, but this year mother nature had other plans. The final games of the tournament took place on the final Monday in February due to snow.
In the consolation game, the Boston College Eagles...
Boston College’s women’s basketball team fell 86-68 to No. 9 Florida State yesterday, but the action on the court paled in comparison to the dance moves exhibited by a young BC fan in the stands.
Check out the determination on his face:
This kid deserves a lot of props. His boys are cracking up at first but he shows no insecurity or shyness. He’s just trying to break it...
4:20 p.m. ET: For the first time in six years, Boston College will not be playing for the most coveted prize in Boston collegiate hockey.
The Eagles were knocked off by the Northeastern Huskies 3-2 in the Beanpot semifinals earlier this month, meaning that instead of competing in the annual tournament’s title game, they’ll be playing in the consolation game for the first time...
The Boston College Eagles take on the Harvard Crimson in the 2015 Beanpot Consolation game at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts on Monday, February 23 at 4:30 p.m. eastern.
The championship weekend of the Beanpot was originally scheduled for the 2nd Monday in February as it normally has been. However, mother nature had other ideas and forced the tournament to postponed until...
BOSTON (AP) Leticia Romero scored 19 points with 11 rebounds and 11 assists to lead No. 9 Florida State to an 86-68 victory over Boston College on Sunday.
It was the third straight win for the Seminoles (25-3, 12-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) since losing to then-No. 17 North Carolina on Feb. 12 to snap a nine-game winning streak.
Adut Bulgak scored 19 points and Maegan Conwright...
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LSU baseball coach Paul Mainieri talks about pitching and defense after the Tigers beat Boston College 16-2 to complete a three-game series sweep Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at Alex Box Stadium.
The Tiger wallop the Eagles in the finale to finish a weekend sweep.
LSU freshman pitcher Jake Godfrey talks about his first two college starts after the Tigers beat Boston College 16-2 and completed a three-game series sweep Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015.
LSU baseball coach Paul Mainieri talked about a changed approach for his hitters that led to a three-game series sweep of Boston College. LSU won 16-2 on Saturday, Feb. 21, at Alex Box Stadium.
LSU beat the Eagles by scores of 8-3 and 7-4 in doubleheader Friday
The Tigers get stout work from their bullpen, clutch and situational hitting to notch their first doubleheader sweep since 2010.
UMass Lowell ties Boston College on the road. (Photo/John Corneau/Mill City Sports)CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – The 2014-15 Hockey East regular season is coming close to an end and every point counts, including the single point the UMass Lowell River Hawks and Boston College Eagles picked up on Friday night as the teams skate to a tie, 2-2.
With the tie, the River Hawks now own a 17...
He produced a pair of run with a two-out 2B in the 1st inning and a sacrifice fly of a 7-4 victory over Boston College.
Time is running out in the ACC race, and the conference's leading team is playing a seemingly favorable schedule.
That means any loss for second-place Notre Dame could damage its regular-season title hopes, and a slip-up against the league's last-place squad would prove especially devastating.
The 10th-ranked Fighting Irish had to fend off a rally to beat visiting Boston College...
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Danny Zardon produced three hits and drives in three runs and Jared Poche grinds to his second victory.