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Red Sox, BC Eagles Wear No. 3 Jerseys To Honor Pete Frates (Photos)

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...
Via NESN.com
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Red Sox, Boston College honor ALS-stricken Frates

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...
Via AP on Fox
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Fenway Park To Host 2015 Baseball Beanpot On April 29; Tickets Now On Sale

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...
Via NESN.com
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Batten scores 18, Boston College beats Virginia Tech, 66-59

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...
Via AP on Fox
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Hanlan helps BC snap 9-game skid; 79-63 over N.C. State

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...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Tweets of the Week

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—...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
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Viewing Picks for February 27, 2015

All Times Eastern Australian Rules FootballNAB Challenge, Bendigo Bank Stadium, Mandurah, Western Australia, Australia West Coast Eagles vs. Carlton Blues — Fox Soccer Plus, 3 a.m. BoxingFriday Night Fights, Paramount Theater, Huntington, NYJunior Welterweights Johnny Garcia vs. Cletus Seldin — ESPN2, 9 p.m. Golden Boy Live, Fantasy Springs Resort Casino, Palm Springs, CAWelterweights...
Via Awful Announcing
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No. 8 Louisville cruises past Boston College 77-60

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...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

East Recruiting Notebook

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...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Young BC Fan ‘Turns Up’ to ‘Turn Down for What’ (Video)

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...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Fitzgerald, Boston College edge Harvard in OT Beanpot consolation win

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...
Via Mill City Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Young Boston College Fan Has Some Interesting Dance Moves

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...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Beanpot 2015 Live: Boston College, Harvard Square Off In Consolation Game

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...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Beanpot Live Blog: Harvard vs. Boston College

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...
Via Mill City Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 9 Florida State women beat Boston College 86-68

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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10 days ago  |  Discuss

What LSU coach Paul Mainieri says no great pitching staff can be without | Video

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.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
10 days ago

LSU 16, Boston College 2: Series wrap

The Tiger wallop the Eagles in the finale to finish a weekend sweep.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
10 days ago

How LSU freshman pitcher Jake Godfrey feels about his first two starts | Video

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.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
11 days ago

What changed for LSU hitters to complete three-game series sweep of Boston College | Video

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.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
11 days ago

Boston College at LSU in-game updates & starting lineups: Tigers look for another weekend sweep

LSU beat the Eagles by scores of 8-3 and 7-4 in doubleheader Friday
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
11 days ago

LSU sweeps Boston College: Series update

The Tigers get stout work from their bullpen, clutch and situational hitting to notch their first doubleheader sweep since 2010.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
11 days ago

UMass Lowell, Boston College skate to tie

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...
Via Mill City Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

LSU DH/1B Chris Chinea says hitting in the clutch is something the Tigers have to keep doing well | Video

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.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
11 days ago

Notre Dame-Boston College Preview

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...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss

LSU offense cures some ails as the Tigers chug past Boston College 8-3 in the series opener

Danny Zardon produced three hits and drives in three runs and Jared Poche grinds to his second victory.
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
12 days ago
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