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Hockey East Predictions: Week #1

Introducing a brand new segment on, Hockey East weekly predictions! This year I will be making my predictions along with Mike McMahon of College Hockey News and The Mack Report; Joshua Kummins of SB Nation and New England Hockey Journal; Shawn Hutcheon of the Lowell Sun; and Greg Celona of Mill City Sports. We will pick the winner of every regular season game...
Via Mill City Sports
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Division I NCAA Hockey: Odds to NCAA Title

Well, the early line out according to Bovada. Apparently, the oddsmakers like Boston College. Like the weekly polls, these things are fun to look at, but mean very little. Boston College - 4/1 Minnesota-Duluth - 13/2Boston University - 15/2Providence - 17/2 North Dakota - 17/2 UMass Lowell - 10/1 Minnesota State - 11/1Harvard - 11/1Minnesota - 11/1Miami - 11/1Denver - 12/1Michigan...
Via Goon's World
2 days 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...
Via Diehardsport
3 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,…
Via A Jersey Guy
3 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
9 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...
Via Fox Sports
10 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...
Via Campus Sports Net
10 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...
Via Mill City Sports
12 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...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

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
15 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...
Via Noled Out
17 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...
Via Mill City Sports
17 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...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

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

WATCH: Boston College QB Darius Wade Out For Season With Broken Ankle After Getting Crushed By FSU's Nile Lawrence-Stample

The Boston College defense was doing a great job of keeping the Eagles in the game Friday night against Florida State. Quarterback Darius Wade had his hands full against a tough Seminoles defense, but he was playing alright up until he was crushed during a fourth quarter play by  Florida State defensive lineman Nile Lawrence-Stample.Wade left the field on crutches, and now it is...
Via FatManWriting
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College QB Wade out for season with ankle injury

BOSTON (AP) Boston College starting quarterback Darius Wade will miss the rest of the season with a left ankle injury. The school made the announcement Saturday, a day after he was knocked out of the Eagles' 14-0 loss to No. 9 Florida State. Wade was helped off the field after being smothered in the backfield, a tackle that bent his left leg awkwardly. He was replaced by Jeff Smith...
Via AP on Fox
19 days ago  |  Discuss

BC QB Darius Wade out for season with broken ankle

Boston College Eagles quarterback Darius Wade suffered a broken ankle in last night’s game against Florida State and will miss the rest of the season. Pete Thamel of reported the update on Wade’s injury. A sophomore from Middletown, Delaware, Wade had thrown for 232 yards and two touchdowns this season in BC’s run-heavy offense. He also had 73 rush yards. At the time...
Via Campus Sports Net
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College’s Stellar Defense Not Enough In Loss Vs. No. 9 FSU

Boston College’s defense looked like the real deal Friday night. Unfortunately for the Eagles, their offense couldn’t have been much worse. BC held No. 9 Florida State to two touchdowns and 217 total yards, but the Eagles failed to find the end zone in a 14-0 loss at Alumni Stadium. The Seminoles (3-0, 1-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) struck quick with a touchdown on their first...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida State-Boston College quick reaction: don’t overreact

If you watched Friday night’s Florida State-Boston College game on the heels of Thursday night’s Clemson-Louisville clash, you’d swear that ACC stands for “acutely conservative conference,” with offenses unable to execute and therefore less inclined to take risks. When you wake up on the morning of Saturday, Sept. 19, you will greet an ACC that has hardly set the world...
Via The Student Section
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Florida State’s Everett Golson Lights Up A Boston College Defender With Awesome Block

Florida State’s road contest at Boston College is off to a good start.  On the Seminoles’ first drive of the game, FSU quarterback Everett Golson absolutely laid out an Eagles’ defensive lineman Kevin Kavalec. Here’s the play.   Kavalec had to be attended to by trainers after the play. Hopefully he’s OK. Kavalec being tended to by BC trainers after FSU QB Golson clocked...
Via College Spun
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Seminole Sound-off: Score Predictions for FSU-Boston College

This week, we asked our readers to give their predictions for Friday’s contest between Florida State and Boston College. From the Staff Florida State (2-0) travels to play Boston College (2-0) on a Friday night. The Eagles are coached by Steve Addazio and are a run-heavy team with the option mixed in. They are physical up front and are stingy on defense. It’s hard to know exactly...
Via Noled Out
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Steve Addazio Gives Awesome “You Get What You Deserve” Speech To Ready BC For FSU

Boston College dominated Howard this past weekend, 76-0, scoring 62 points in the first half alone, but the Eagles’ biggest challenge yet comes Friday night when No. 9 Florida State comes to town to battle it out on the gridiron. And the Seminoles will put up a much bigger fight.  While there have been some close games in recent years between these two teams, Boston College will...
Via College Spun
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida State Touchdown Favorite Over Boston College In Chestnut Hill

The Boston College Eagles will attempt to end a five-game straight up losing streak against Florida State when they face the Seminoles on Friday as 7-point betting underdogs at sportsbooks monitored by The Eagles are coming off a pair of straight-up victories over the Maine Black Bears and Howard Bison to kick off the 2015 college football season, but face their biggest...
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College, Howard coaches agree to shorten game as Eagles romp

Call it college football's version of the mercy rule. Boston College and Howard played on Saturday in Chestnut Hill. This was another in a series of games this year that has seen HBCU schools pummeled by their FBS counterparts. The Bison were down 41-0 in the first quarter -- first quarter, not first half -- en route to being pasted 76-0. The coaches for Boston College and Howard...
Via Fox Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

College Football Odds: BC Eagles Favored Over Howard Bison In Week 2

The Boston College Eagles will be gunning for their second straight win of the season when they play host to the Howard Bison on Saturday in Week 2 college football action. The Eagles opened their 2015 season last weekend with a 24-3 win over the Maine Black Bears, improving to to 8-4 straight up in their past dozen meetings with non-conference opponents but failing to cover as heavy...
27 days ago  |  Discuss

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