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Boston College AD Brad Bates to step down

BOSTON (AP) Boston College athletic director Brad Bates is stepping down to work as a consultant. Bates will be a vice president at Collegiate Sports Associates in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, which works in executive search and consulting for college athletics. Bates took over as the Eagles AD in 2012. He helped create a strategic plan that includes more than $200 million in...
Via Associated Press
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

What’s Up With Boston College Men’s Hockey?

The Eagles are 1-3-2 in February. Boston College MIH is one of the best teams on campus year in and year out, and Coach York is one of the most respected guys in hockey. Being one of the top teams in the conference and ending the season on the NCAA Tournament bubble would be a good year for most teams, but for Eagles fans this feels like a let down. BC looked decent for much of...
Via BC Interruption
17 hours ago

Boston College AD Search: 6 Essentials For New Hire

What does BC need from their new AD? With news breaking today that Boston College Athletic Director Brad Bates stepping down in June, the next logical step is to start talking about his replacement. Of course there will be loads of rumors floating around, and writers who will be pronouncing every possible candidate the next AD. You will hear the usual names with connections like...
Via BC Interruption
23 hours ago

No. 19 Florida St. bounces back with rout of Boston College

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) A short turnaround ended up being the perfect remedy for Florida State. The 19th-ranked Seminoles were playing their second game in three days, but bounced back from Saturday's loss at Pittsburgh in a big way, routing Boston College 104-72 on Monday night. ''A one-day turnaround is sometimes not always the easiest. But I think we did a really, really exceptional...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: FSU Basketball: Top 3 Dunks vs. Boston College

FSU put on a dunk contest in their 104-72 win over Boston College. The ACCDN counts down the top 3 jams for Noles vs. the Eagles, which included aerial acts from Dwayne Bacon, Trent Forrest and Jarquez Smith.
Via ACC Digital Network
1 day ago

WATCH: Boston College vs. Florida State Men's Basketball Highlights (2016-17)

Boston College vs. Florida State: The No. 19 Seminoles rolled at home against the Eagles, 104-72. Dwayne Bacon led the way for FSU with 16 points, including going over 1,000 career points in the contest. Thirteen Noles got on the scoreboard in the victory.
Via ACC Digital Network
1 day ago

WATCH: FSU's Dwayne Bacon: 1-Handed Hammer Dunk vs. Boston College

FSU guard Dwayne Bacon goes baseline and throws down a 1-handed hammer jam against Boston College in this ACC Must See Moment! Check out the elevation and power of Bacon's dunk right here courtesy of the ACC Digital Network.
Via ACC Digital Network
1 day ago

Florida State-Boston College Delayed By Shot Clock Malfunction

The shot clock at the Tucker Center is on the fritz. In Monday’s evening ACC matchup between Boston College and Florida State, the tip-off was delayed due to a malfunctioning shot clock. Tip off was delayed about ten minutes before they were able to get things going. The student section put in their bid to count in unison while they got the shot clock sorted. The officials weren’t...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago

Boston College Men’s Basketball vs. Florida State 2/20/17: Complete Coverage

Here’s how to tune into the game in Tallahassee Monday Night The Boston College Eagles takes on the #17 ranked Florida State Seminoles Monday night as they look for their first win in 39 long days. Game Day Info Boston College Eagles (9-18, 2-12) at #17 Florida State University Seminoles (21-6, 9-5) Date: Monday, February 20, 2017 Tip Off Time: 7:00 PM ET Venue: Donald L...
Via BC Interruption
1 day ago

Boston College AD Brad Bates Resigns

On Monday morning, Boston College athletic director Brad Bates announced he will be resigning from his position with the school. Bates is leaving his current gig to join the Collegiate Sports Associates (CSA) — an executive search and consulting firm — as its vice president. Boston College made the news public in a press release on its official website. Bates will continue to...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago

WATCH: Women's Hockey Postgame: Feb. 19, 2017 vs. Providence

Boston College women's hockey head coach Katie Crowley met with media following the Eagles' 2016-17 regular-season finale against Providence - a 3-1 win at Kelley Rink on Feb. 19, 2017
Via Boston College Athletics
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Baseball: Get to know Birdball - 2017

As the 2017 Boston College baseball season is about to get underway, learn a little more about the Birdballers.
Via Boston College Athletics
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Shook scores 14, No. 14 Louisville women coast past BC 68-43

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) Kylee Shook had 14 points and Myisha Hines-Allen had a double-double and No. 12 Louisville rolled to a 68-43 win over Boston College on Sunday. The Cardinals (22-6, 9-4 ACC) limited the Eagles to two baskets on 16 shots in the first quarter and used a 12-0 run to take a 14-4 lead. Louisville added 7-0 and 8-0 runs in the second quarter to lead 35-16 at the...
Via Associated Press
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Women's Hockey Postgame: Jan. 12 vs. Vermont

After picking up five points and leading the Eagles to a 7-1 win over Vermont, junior defenseman Megan Keller and Boston College women's hockey head coach Katie Crowley met with the media.
Via Boston College Athletics
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: 2017 Boston College Beanpot Preview

2017 Boston College Beanpot Preview
Via Boston College Athletics
16 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Boston College at Super Bowl LI

Former ACC Player of the Year Matt Ryan and Josh Keyes will represent Boston College in Super Bowl LI in Houston.
Via Boston College Athletics
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College lands top running back A.J. Dillon

BOSTON (AP) Boston College coach Steve Addazio thinks running back A.J. Dillon could be the best player ever recruited by the Eagles. Dillon was the No. 1 player in New England, and he would help an offense that has struggled. He was coached by former BC captain Paul Zukauskas, who was a seventh-round pick of the Cleveland Browns. Other things to know: Top 25 Class: No Best...
Via Associated Press
20 days ago  |  Discuss

College athletes at private schools should be considered employees, according to NLRB

The National Labor Relations Board struck a big blow for college athletes on Wednesday. Well, not for all college athletes. But the ruling could ignite a big change, particularly in college football, where the debate over whether or not to pay athletes has been consistently argued.According to a memorandum sent from the NLRB’s general counsel, Richard F. Griffin, to the board...
Via The Comeback
20 days ago  |  Discuss
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