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Tweets of the Week

And it's Game Day! Home opener tonight - Let's GO Eagles! #WeAreBC #BeatPitt pic.twitter.com/eC09rtGY98— Boston College (@BostonCollege) September 5, 2014Entertaining myself this a.m. by providing Tyler Murphy highlights to my Gator friends. I'm thoughtful that way.— Chris Cameron (@ChrisMCameron) August 31, 2014"My lead isn't laid back. It's not cool...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
26 days ago  |  Discuss

New Tay Swift Leg Show, Kate Upton Jr. Is Back & Russ Westbrook $700k Engagement Ring

  How about a college football doubleheader with Pitt at Boston College and Washington State at Nevada. That should keep those of you...
Via Busted Coverage
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Pitt Panthers at Boston College Eagles: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

On Friday night the Pitt Panthers will travel to Alumni Stadium to take on the Boston College Eagles. Pitt and Boston College both earned wins in their opening matchups and now are seeking a second. Coverage of the game between Pittsburgh and Boston College will air on ESPN and WatchESPN beginning at 7:00 pm ET in Chestnut Hill, MA. The Odds: The Pitt Panthers are a 4.5 point favorite...
Via Tireball.com
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Against the Odds: Pitt favored on road against Boston College

Pitt faces Boston College in an important Friday night matchup on ESPN this week. It's far from a guaranteed victory for the Panthers, but Pitt's big game against Delaware seems to have impressed oddsmakers. The Panthers opened up as a one-point underdog, but as of Tuesday night, were showing up as a four to four and a half point favorite over the Eagles. We're still...
Via SCACC Hoops
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College Game Preview

Tomorrow our PITT Panther football team travels up to one of the great US cities, Boston, to play the Golden Eagles of Boston College.  BC is an old rival of ours from the Big East days and our matches with them have always been pretty close games.  They compiled a 7-6 record last year (4-4 ACC) and then ended that season in fine fashion by going 4-1 with bigger victories over...
Via Pitt Blather
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Cultural Exchange: Reconnecting With BC

BC is coming off a sound drubbing of UMass and starts their second year under Steve Addazio. A surprisingly strong debut season that reversed a 2-10 2011 to get them to 7-5 and a bowl bid. This year, the rebuilding is really expected to happen, but the strong debut of QB Tyler Murphy — transfer from Florida — gives some hope to the Eagles fans of not having to bottom out while...
Via Pitt Blather
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Murphy is THE show for BC

The numbers were impressive, using any standard. Thirteen carries for 118 yards and 1 TD rushing. 17 of 24 passes completed for 173 yards and another TD. Tyler Murphy is the Boston College quarterback. Tyler Murphy is the leader of…Read more →
Via A Jersey Guy
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Know your Enemy: Boston College's Tyler Murphy

If there is one Boston College you need to worry about, it's their quarterback Tyler Murphy. Tyler Murphy Height/Weight - 6'2" 213 Senior Quarterback 2014 stats (one game) - 17-24 173 passing yards. 1 touchdown-1 INT. 118 rushing yards. Pitt player that needs to "step up" - Matt Galambos Boston College is relying a lot of their hopes for the 2014 season on...
Via SCACC Hoops
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College Opens 2014 College Football Season With 30-7 Win Over UMass

Boston College took a positive step toward building on last season’s success with a 30-7 win over in-state rivals UMass at Gillette Stadium on Saturday. It was the season opener for both schools. The Minutemen kept the score close for much of the game and trailed only 6-0 at halftime. The Eagles’ offense exploded for 24 points in the second half en route to an easy win. Eagles...
Via NESN.com
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Tweets of the Week

New heights today! Eagle's eye view courtesy of @dtvblimp: #BlimpParade #BlimpsOverBoston pic.twitter.com/nxVKiyMkA1— Boston College (@BostonCollege) August 27, 2014UMass coach Mark Whipple on BC defensive coordinator Don Brown: ``He plays defense the way I like to coach offense. He’s fun to watch.''— Michael Vega (@MBVEGA) August 25, 2014 USF sent #BCEagles commit...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

UMass Fans Prank Doug Flutie Statue, Flutie Reacts

Former Boston College quarterback Doug Flutie has an awesome statue on campus commemorating his epic Hail Mary pass. UMass fans decided to troll him and the Eagles by putting a UMass jersey on it and Flutie wasn’t thrilled. Ew pic.twitter.com/2lL54zBAoc — DOUG FLUTIE (@DougFlutie) August 27, 2014 The post UMass Fans Prank Doug Flutie Statue, Flutie Reacts appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
August 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Doug Flutie Does Not Approve Of His Statue Being Defaced By A UMass Jersey

UMass and Boston College will meet for the first time as FBS teams at Gillette Stadium on Saturday and it seems like UMass has fired the first shot in what it obviously hopes will be a heated rivalry. It was reported on Tuesday that a maroon no. 3 UMass jersey was draped over Boston College’s Doug Flutie statue and a photo of the UMass-ed Flutie was trumpeted by Gold Group, a marketing...
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 27, 2014  |  Discuss

UMass Fans Give Boston College’s Doug Flutie Statue A Makeover (Photo)

The Minutemen have fired their shots. In anticipation of the “Battle for the Bay State” football game, one UMass fan — or maybe a few — decided to switch Doug Flutie’s allegiances. The statue of the legendary Boston College quarterback was discovered Tuesday morning wearing a UMass jersey. Someone put a @UMASSFootball jersey on the @DougFlutie Statue @BostonCollege...
Via NESN.com
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Southern Miss transfer lands at Boston College

Boston College added a transfer this week in 6-5 Aaron Brown.  Brown has already graduated and will be eligible immediately for the Eagles next season. Brown will likely start at shooting guard for Boston College after averaging 10 points per game and 4.3 rebounds per game for Southern Miss last season.  Brown shot nearly 46% of his shots from long range and made 39% of his 3 point...
Via SCACC Hoops
August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston College lands ex-Southern Miss, Temple player Aaron Brown

Southern Miss transfer Aaron Brown has committed to Boston College, sources told CBSSports.com. The 6-5 wing -- who was granted his release last week -- will be eligible immediately next season since he's already graduated, and will likely be the Eagles' starting shooting guard alongside returnee Olivier Hanlan.
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Tweets of the Week

From Boston College to (left to right) Rangers, Flames, Flames. #cawlidgehawkey pic.twitter.com/fFB9R4FbmO— John Buccigross (@Buccigross) August 20, 2014"Ice bucket challenge? We call that Syracuse in March." - Jim Boeheim, probably— NunesMagician.com (@NunesMagician) August 15, 2014A friend at #NotreDame just found this inscribed on a desk on 13th floor of ND library...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles ending camp with ???

Phase One of the pre-season is now over for Boston College. Another scrimmage on Wednesday morning, marked improvement in holding onto the ball by the offense, but… Yes, there is a but. Here’s what we know about the Eagles in…Read more →
Via A Jersey Guy
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Pete Frates’ Fight Against ALS That Inspired Viral Movement Featured On SportsCenter (Video)

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge stemmed from a simple idea with a simple goal — to strike out ALS — and turned into a viral phenomenon. By now you’ve seen countless friends, family members, athletes and celebrities participate in the challenge by dousing themselves with a bucket of ice water, but how did the incredible movement start? SportsCenter did a feature on the man, former...
Via NESN.com
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Former BC Hockey Player Dies After Diving From Building In Nantucket

Nantucket, Mass., police confirmed tragic news Saturday regarding a former Boston College hockey player. Corey Griffin, a 27-year-old Scituate, Mass., resident, died early Saturday morning after jumping from the Juice Guys building in Nantucket, according to The Boston Globe. The incident happened around 2 a.m., and after police officers administered CPR, Griffin was pronounced...
Via NESN.com
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Pete Frates, Charlie Moore Make Most Out Of Unsuccessful Fishing Trip (Video)

Former Boston College baseball captain Pete Frates hit the high seas with Charlie Moore on the Mad Fish’s latest episode. While the pair didn’t have much luck catching any fish, they did accomplish another goal of theirs, which was to help raise awareness for ALS. The Ice Bucket Challenge has also been instrumental in raising awareness and funds — a movement that was inspired...
Via NESN.com
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Tweets of the Week

ACC Soccer Concepts pic.twitter.com/Qp3t2V4tdN— Kevin Ives (@AUPPL) August 1, 2014 BC on the road. Photo by @BCAlumni #EaglesAreEverywhere pic.twitter.com/QCr9AEPl2T— Boston College (@BostonCollege) August 6, 2014 Milano "I Am going to BC" let's gooooooooo wooooooooooooooooooooooooooo.— BC Hockey Blog (@bchockeyblog1) August 4, 2014 Don't turn the #IceBucketChallenge...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
August 08, 2014  |  Discuss

BC Football Coach Steve Addazio Completes ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ For ALS (Video)

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — Boston College football head coach Steve Addazio completed the “Ice Bucket Challenge” on Thursday, aimed at raising awareness and funds for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). Addazio turned to those on hand for BC’s annual media day after practice had ended, explaining his reasoning for the gesture and challenging the next set of people tasked with...
Via NESN.com
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

New-Look BC Football Team Aims At Building On Last Year’s Success

CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — The Boston College football program will head into the 2013-14 season with some major holes to fill, starting with replacing the school’s all-time leading rusher, Andre Williams. Williams, the 2013 Doak Walker Award winner, carried the offensive load last season, when he gained 2,177 yards on the ground with 18 touchdowns. They won’t have four-year...
Via NESN.com
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Charlie Moore Does Ice Bucket Challenge; Pete Frates On Sunday’s Episode

As the Ice Bucket Challenge goes viral and raises awareness of ALS, you can meet the man who inspired it. Former Boston College baseball captain Pete Frates appears on this week’s episode of “Charlie Moore Outdoors.”  Tune in to NESN on Sunday night at 8:30 p.m. ET. Meanwhile, you can check out Mad Fish taking the challenge in the video below. ...
Via NESN.com
August 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Sonny Milano Watch is on

This would be a big loss for the Boston College Eagles if this happens. #MilanoWatch But those that think the Eagles cupboard is bare is highly mistaken. The Eagles will probably be one of the top teams in Hockey East this year. Milano has told those around him that he'd make a decision -- BC or OHL -- after the US national junior camp is finished.— Aaron Portzline (@Aportzline...
Via Goon's World
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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