Boston College

Mike Petraglia
November 21, 2015 - 6:04 pm
In the end, the Boston College defense couldn't do it all Saturday night against the fifth-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish . In a festive atmosphere before 38,686 fans at Fenway Park , the Fighting Irish played a sloppy game but came away with a 19-16 win over the Boston College Eagles in the...
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Rob Bradford
November 20, 2015 - 2:52 am
The friendship between Torii Hunter and David Ortiz has been well documented. The pair go all the way back to the early 1990's, when both were breaking into professional baseball with the Minnesota Twins . So it should be no surprise that when afforded the opportunity to make the son of his buddy...
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John Tomase
November 18, 2015 - 11:14 am
[caption id="attachment_101330" align="alignright" width="350"] Doug Flutie, pictured at a Celtics game in 2012, lost his parents on Wednesday. (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)[/caption] Former Boston College and Patriots quarterback Doug Flutie revealed on his Facebook page on Wednesday afternoon...
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Steve Addazio lost his starting quarterback for the season to an ankle injury Friday night. (Mike Petraglia/WEEI.com)
Mike Petraglia
September 19, 2015 - 9:56 am
It truly was a lost night for Boston College Friday at Alumni Stadium. Not only did they lose the game to the ninth-ranked Florida State Seminoles, they lost their starting quarterback for the year. The Eagles announced Saturday afternoon that Darius Wade suffered a serious left ankle injury in the...
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Mike Petraglia
September 18, 2015 - 10:22 pm
CHESTNUT HILL -- To say Friday night was a tough pill to swallow for Steve Addazio is doing an injustice to bad-tasting medicine. What made the 14-0 loss to No. 9 Florida State so hard to take for the Boston College head coach was that there was a legitimate chance to spring an upset like they...
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Troy Flutie fires a pass in the 4th quarter Friday night in a loss to Florida State. (Mike Petraglia/WEEI.com)
Mike Petraglia
September 18, 2015 - 6:59 pm
CHESTNUT HILL -- Another big upset was not in the cards Friday night at Alumni Stadium. Just over a year after knocking off Southern Cal with an offensive explosion on the Alumni Stadium turf, Boston College couldn't get on the scoreboard and fell to ninth-ranked Florida State, 14-0, in the ACC...
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Luke Kuechly prepares to make a tackle during his days at Boston College. (Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
August 21, 2015 - 8:32 am
Few defensive players at Boston College had the career Luke Kuechly enjoyed in just three seasons at Chestnut Hill. Now, he's being recognized nationally as one of the best to ever play the college game. The former linebacker has been named to the Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) 75th...
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Damien Woody (63) salutes the Boston College fans following a victory in 1998. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
July 23, 2015 - 12:47 pm
Former Boston College football players Doug Brzezinski and Damien Woody are two of the eight former student-athletes who will be inducted into the BC Varsity Club Hall of Fame this fall. The honorees will be inducted in a ceremony on Friday, Oct. 9 at Conte Forum. They will also be recognized at...
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June 09, 2015 - 5:50 am
With the 31st pick in the 2015 MLB draft, the Giants selected Chris Shaw, a first baseman from Boston College . The Giants had received the compensation pick for Pablo Sandoval, who signed a $95 million deal with the Red Sox this offseason after the Giants had given him a qualifying offer. The...
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Mike Petraglia
June 03, 2015 - 6:32 am
WALTHAM -- Can Olivier Hanlan help the Celtics ? The Celtics would certainly seem to have more than enough data and research at their disposal after watching him for the last three seasons at Boston College and right in their own practice facility. The point guard sensation broke onto the national...
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