Boston College: What does Dabo Swinney think of the new-look Eagles?

October 28, 2020

It’s Clemson week ladies and gentlemen. That means that this isn’t any ordinary week. A matchup with the top-ranked team in the country warrants a little more pomp and circumstance and some above average coverage. So, with that in mind, we decided to take a listen to Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney’s press conference on Tuesday to get his initial thoughts on the Eagles. “BC is going to be a…


Boston College: Eagles run over Georgia Tech 48-27

October 25, 2020

CHESTNUT HILL — All week long, BC head coach Jeff Hafley preached trusting the process. After five turnovers in a loss to Virginia Tech last Saturday night, the Eagles returned home and put in a week of practice centered around basic fundamentals, holding on to the ball and tackling. The running game had also been awfully quiet. It arrived suddenly on Saturday, making quite a bit of noise to the…


Boston College Gameday Preview: Georgia Tech (2-3) @ Boston College (3-2)

October 24, 2020

Image courtesy of ESPN Line: Boston College -3.5 Opening Kickoff: Boston College and Georgia Tech meet for just the 10th time in series history on Saturday at Alumni Stadium (4 P.M. ACC Network). The Eagles are just 2-7 all-time against Georgia Tech and have not defeated the Yellow Jackets since 2007. Boston College has never won at home against Georgia Tech (0-3). Both wins in the series came in Atlanta…


Boston College: Georgia Tech Week – Everything you need to know before Saturday

October 23, 2020

It’s crazy to think about but, the Eagles have just two home games remaining after this weekend. Let’s jump right in, here’s everything you need to know about the BC football program heading into the Georgia Tech game on Saturday: FINAL THOUGHTS FROM THE VIRGINIA TECH LOSS Five turnovers. Five self inflicted mistakes by the Eagles at Lane Stadium last Saturday night took BC from potential upset at one point…


Boston College: Springfield Central’s Joseph Griffin Jr commits to the Eagles

October 22, 2020

Another day and another Massachusetts recruit opts to stay home. Springfield Central wise receiver Joseph Griffin Jr. has committed to Boston College. Griffin is the third Massachusetts member in the Class of 2022 in the last week and a half to commit to the Eagles joining Lawrence Academy tight end Matt Ragan and Everett wide receiver Ismael Zamor. Aside from Boston College, Griffin also had offers from UMass, Duke,…


UMass: Minutemen add game against Liberty on November 27th

October 21, 2020

Image courtesy of UMass Athletics UMass announced this morning that they have added a third game this season. The Minutemen will travel to Lynchburg, Virginia to play Liberty on Friday, November 27th. The game is scheduled for a noon kickoff. Another matchup for the #Flagship 🚩 on November 27 🏈 at Liberty📍 Lynchburg, Va.🕓 12 p.m. — UMass Football (@UMassFootball) October 21, 2020 The two schools were originally scheduled…


UMass: Minutemen add a second game with Marshall

October 20, 2020

The 2020 UMass football season will continue as the school announced yesterday that they have added a second game this season. The Minutemen will travel to Huntington, West Virginia on November 7th to take on the 22nd ranked Marshall Thundering Herd. The Herd will host the Minutemen at 2:30 p.m. at Joan C. Edwards Stadium. 𝗕𝗮𝗰𝗸 𝘁𝗼 𝘄𝗼𝗿𝗸 𝗼𝗻 𝗡𝗼𝘃𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 𝟳 🏈 at No. 22 Marshall📍 Huntington, W.V.🕓 2:30 p.m.#Flagship…


Alumni Point of View: Former Boston College quarterbacks weigh in on Phil Jurkovec and direction of the program

October 18, 2020

Saturday night’s result against Virginia Tech aside, it’s pretty safe to say that Phil Jurkovec appears to be the next great quarterback in a long line of them over at The Heights. Flutie, Foley, St. Pierre, the Hasselbecks, Ryan, Jurkovec. The name just fits, doesn’t it? The game against the Hokies wasn’t pretty, but, entering the weekend “Thrill” Jurkovec has shown that he’s capable of some pretty eye-popping performances. What’s…


Boston College: Eagles take step back with 40-14 loss in Blacksburg

October 18, 2020

Through its first four games this season, Boston College took advantage of opportunities given to them by their opponents. For weeks now, head coach Jeff Hafley has talked about needing to eliminate self inflicted mistakes despite being able to win three of his first four games as a head coach. Whether it was Texas State letting the Eagles back in the game late, or whether it was Pitt missing an…


UMass: Minutemen struggle in all three phases in 41-0 loss to Georgia Southern

October 17, 2020

Image courtesy of AJ HENDERSON/GEORGIA SOUTHERN ATHLETICS STATESBORO, GA: UMass finally made their long awaited 2020 season debut against the Georgia Southern Eagles and despite it being a new season, the results were the same as last season for the Minutemen in a 41-0 loss. Despite getting blown out. Minutemen head coach Walt Bell was just glad to be out there. “Obviously the result is not what we wanted but…