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Miami Is The Latest School To Use Drake Meme To Recruit Football Prospects

Last week, Boston College used Drake’s mixtape If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late as part of a recruiting letter to wide receiver Seth Dawkins in Ohio. Back in March, Tennessee head coach Butch Jones mimicked the mixtape cover as part of a tweet geared toward recruits and Volunteer fans.  Today, Miami got in on the act. Defensive assistant Kareem Brown posted this picture...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Tweets of the Week

Proud to see alumnus Patrick Downes at #BCStrong last night, and with fellow survivor Jeff Bauman at Fenway today.— Boston College (@BostonCollege) April 15, 2015 Forget Drake-themed letters. An Addazio plushie or a glitter-bomb envelope will land recruits.— Michael Sullivan (@SullyHeights) April 14, 2015...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
3 days ago  |  Discuss

BC needs to tell ND, No Thanks

The story came out this week that Boston College fans wanting tickets for next season’s game “at” Notre Dame will have to make a donation of 25,000 in order to purchase 4 tickets. Under most circumstances that would be outrageous.…Read more →
Via A Jersey Guy
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College G Olivier Hanlan declares early for NBA draft

BOSTON (AP) Boston College guard Olivier Hanlan has decided to enter the NBA draft. The BC junior from Aylmer, Quebec, thanked the school for giving him an opportunity to develop. Coach Jim Christian thanked Hanlan and said he supported the decision. Hanlan was a first-team All-Atlantic Coast Conference selection this season. Hanlan led all players in major conferences in scoring...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College Wants a Small Fortune for Four Tickets to Notre Dame Game

The Notre Dame-Boston College rivalry is not one of the biggest ones in the world of college football, but as far as fans of the Eagles are concerned it is pretty darn huge. The school knows this and is counting on it to raise a ton of money.If fans want tickets to the Notre Dame game at Fenway this coming season it is going to cost them quite a bit.via TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

BC has become Irrelevant

Another fall and winter season is now over at Boston College and the Eagles have taken another step closer to a status that ranks at the bottom of the evaluation list. And let’s make it clear from the start that…Read more →
Via A Jersey Guy
6 days ago  |  Discuss

The Mob is after the KSR caller Chester…

Are you familiar with the Boston College Point Shaving Scandal of 1979? Essentially mobster Henry Hill, along with the Perla Brothers, conceived a plot to fix college basketball games for one season through Boston College players Rick Kuhn and Jim Sweeney. This is probably the most famous ties that the mafia has with the game. […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Olivier Hanlan Leaving Boston College For NBA Draft

Olivier Hanlan will leave Boston College to declare for the NBA Draft. Hanlan averaged 19.5 points, 4.2 rebounds and 4.2 assists per game in his junior season at Boston College. Hanlan projects as a second round pick or could be an undrafted free agent.
Via RealGM
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Boston College Sends Recruit Drake-Themed Recruiting Letter

Rapper Drake’s latest mixtape If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late has spurred on numerous jokes and memes, and we’ve seen various college sports programs make them on social media. Now, Boston College football is getting in on the trend in its recruiting efforts. Three star wide receiver Seth Dawkins, of Columbus, Ohio, posted a letter he received from the Eagles staff...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Gleaning Draft stuff from

We know Andy Gallik performed well at the NFL Combine. We know the turnout was good for BC's Pro Day. But will any of it lead to a big group of BC draftees? One of the best ways to gauge what NFL Teams are thinking is through the NFL's own website. Every year prior to the Draft the NFL loads up profiles of potential draftees. This year three Eagles are already in the system: Andy...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
18 days ago  |  Discuss

NCAA Hockey Tournament Roundup: Denver Gives BC Early Exit In 5-2 Win

After getting bounced in the quarterfinals of the Hockey East tournament, Boston College entered the Division I Men’s Ice Hockey Championship searching for redemption. But Denver had other plans. The second-seeded Pioneers scored three goals in the third period and held off a late comeback to hand the third-seeded Eagles a 5-2 loss in the opening round...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Isn't it suppose to be Spring?

It is only fitting that following a winter that no one in Boston will forget, the first Boston College "open scrimmage" was filled with snow. The team started things early just to avoid the worst part of the scheduled storm. With the bubble down, the forecast becomes a much more important part of the planning process.According to Adam Kurkjian, all three QBs looked green. But how...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Despite Kazmaier, Alex Carpenter’s legacy far from complete

Alex Carpenter is going to rewrite the Boston College women’s hockey record book. There is no sense in disputing that, seeing how she still has a full season with which to nab the nine goals she needs to eclipse Kelli Stack’s career total of 98. She only needs to tack on a dozen assists to surpass […] The post Despite Kazmaier, Alex Carpenter’s legacy far from complete appeared...
Via Along the Boards
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

BC’s Thatcher Demko Makes Incredible Diving Save In Loss To UVM (Video)

The Boston College Eagles lost their Hockey East playoff series, but goalie Thatcher Demko might have made the play of the year in a losing effort. The Eagles were shocked when they were upended by the University of Vermont on Sunday night, as UVM took the do-or-die Game 3 battle in Chestnut Hill. The Catamounts wound up with a stunning 1-0 win, but it could have been worse had it...
March 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Kevin Hayes Goes Beast Mode, Scores On Great Individual Effort

Former Boston College standout Kevin Hayes is having quite the impressive first season in New York this year, and this highlight from last night’s game against the Islanders might end up being one of the best from his rookie campaign. Hayes took a breakout pass after sneaking behind the Islanders’ defense, then shrugged off the Isles’ Thomas Hickey Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

FSU Streak at Nine as ‘Noles Sweep Eagles

Florida State began ACC play on the right foot as FSU completed a 3-game weekend sweep of Boston College to improve to 13-3 for the season. Florida State opened the weekend at Dick Howser Stadium with a shutout and concluded it by rallying past the Eagles in each of the final two games. Florida State will conclude a 14-game homestand this week with a 2-game set against UCF on Tuesday...
Via Noled Out
March 08, 2015  |  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
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Game Preview: UMass Lowell at Boston College

The UMass Lowell River Hawks offense finally came alive on Saturday against the UMass Minutemen, 7-1. Now they will be even more tested when the drop the puck on the road against the Boston College Eagles. The River Hawks face the Eagles opening night at the Tsongas Center on Friday, October 10, 2014. UMass Lowell managed to pick up a huge win over Boston College, 5-2. ...
Via Mill City Sports
February 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Vine: Miami Forgot To Box Out BC’s Garland Owens, And A Vicious Put-Back Dunk Resulted

Miami and Boston College are playing an President’s Day matinee in Chestnut Hill this afternoon, and it’s a close game right before halftime. Earlier in the first half, Miami made the fundamental mistake of not boxing out a BC player, and the Hurricanes paid for it. Eagles’ forward Garland Owens, no-stranger to getting some air, slipped behind the Miami defense and jammed home...
Via College Spun
February 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Hockey East Roundup: Vermont Survives No. 10 BC In 3-2 Overtime Win

It took a miracle for Boston College to reach overtime, but in the extra period, its luck finally ran out. Freshman forward Alex Tuch scored for the No. 10 Eagles (17-10-2) with 9.6 seconds remaining in regulation to send the game into overtime, but Vermont forward Anthony Petruzzelli scored 1:47 into added time to help the No. 17 Catamounts (17-10-2)...
February 14, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Syracuse Guard Kaleb Joseph Throws Down Awesome Dunk Against Boston College

Syracuse guard Kaleb Joseph had a pretty good game Wednesday night against Boston College. The freshman guard only had 2 rebounds to go with 4 assists, a steal and 14 points, but it is how he came about the 14 points that makes the night awesome. The man did not miss a shot going 7-7 on the night.Of course when you throw down dunks like this it is not hard to have a perfect night...
Via FatManWriting
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Boston College Unveils Throwback Uniforms For Syracuse Game

Last season, Syracuse basketball opened the season 25-0 before falling to a lowly Boston College team. The shocking loss was notable for those who believe in jinxes, because it was the game for which Syracuse broke out throwback uniforms. Including the BC game, Syracuse finished the season 3-6, with a second round NCAA Tournament loss to Dayton.  This year’s Boston College team...
Via College Spun
February 10, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Beanpot: Northeastern nips Boston College

BOSTON, Mass – Even after the clock struck midnight at TD Garden, Northeastern’s Cinderella Beanpot story didn’t end. Rather, time expired on Boston College’s dynasty, as the Huskies held on to top the tournament’s five-time defending champion, 3-2. Dustin Darou netted the game-winner from the blue line at 18:26 in the third, just minutes after […] The post 2015 Beanpot...
Via Along the Boards
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Northeastern Ends Boston College’s Beanpot Streak, Will Face BU In Final

BOSTON — Northeastern’s 26-year drought without a Beanpot championship is the longest active drought of the four teams that compete in Boston’s annual college hockey tournament. The Huskies are one win away from ending more than a quarter century of frustration after defeating Boston College 3-2 with a late third-period goal from defenseman Dustin Darou in the semifinals Tuesday...
February 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Boston College Shoots For Upset Of No. 2 Virginia At Conte Forum

The Boston College Eagles will be shooting for their fourth straight win against the spread and first straight-up win of the season against an ACC conference rival when they welcome No. 2 Virginia to town this weekend. The Eagles are coming off a 64-57 victory over the Harvard Crimson on Wednesday night, winning outright as three-point home underdogs and...
January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

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