Boston College

Mike Petraglia
April 16, 2014 - 2:23 pm
CHESTNUT HILL -- While new coach Jim Christian is looking to rebuild the basketball program, he is getting a big piece back from the Steve Donahue era. Sophomore Olivier Hanlan announced Tuesday that he will forego the NBA draft this spring and return to Boston College for his junior year. Hanlan,...
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Mike Petraglia
April 14, 2014 - 1:42 pm
CHESTNUT HILL '€“ The first major move of the Jim Christian era is complete. The new head coach of the men's basketball program at Boston College announced Monday that he has hired recruiting specialist Scott Spinelli away from the University of Maryland. The news first broke minutes after...
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Mike Petraglia
April 11, 2014 - 3:37 pm
After dominating his sport in his junior season at Boston College , Johnny Gaudreau won the hockey equivalent to the Heisman Trophy Friday as he was awarded the Hobey Baker award as the most outstanding player in college hockey. He joins Mike Motteau (2000) and David Emma (1991) as previous winners...
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Mike Petraglia
April 08, 2014 - 5:18 pm
CHESTNUT HILL -- Jim Christian was officially introduced by athletic director Brad Bates Tuesday as the new head coach of the men's basketball program at Boston College . Christian, who replaces the fired Steve Donahue , says he plans on boosting the image of Boston College through selective...
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Mike Petraglia
April 08, 2014 - 3:09 pm
CHESTNUT HILL -- Boston College standout freshman goalie Thatcher Demko is looking forward to heading to Philadelphia and taking on Union College in the NCAA Frozen Four national semifinal on Thursday at Wells Fargo Center . "Unspeakable amount of excitement I think," Demko said before hopping on a...
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March 20, 2014 - 7:02 am
ESPN'€™s Jeff Goodman joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday to talk about coaching changes at Boston College and March Madness . To hear the full interview, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page . Boston College announced Tuesday that it has fired basketball coach Steve Donahue...
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Mike Petraglia
February 28, 2014 - 3:19 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The Red Sox opened their spring game schedule on Thursday with their annual college doubleheader against Northeastern and Boston College . The Red Sox won a pair of 5-2 seven-inning games at JetBlue Park. Grady Sizemore started in Game 1 against NU and had two fly outs while...
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Mike Petraglia
February 27, 2014 - 12:48 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Travis Shaw drilled a three-run double to break open a close game as the Red Sox completed a sweep of their college doubleheader with a 5-2 win over Boston College Thursday at JetBlue Park. The Red Sox had to come from behind in the opener to escape with a 5-2 win over...
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Mike Petraglia
November 16, 2013 - 12:19 pm
CHESTNUT HILL -- After Saturday's 339-yard rushing effort in a 38-21 win over North Carolina State, Boston College head coach Steve Addazio feels Andre Williams has certainly earned a December trip to New York City as a Heisman Trophy finalist. "Absolutely, I think that any time you have a dominant...
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Mike Petraglia
November 16, 2013 - 11:06 am
CHESTNUT HILL -- Senior Andre Williams set a single-game school and ACC record with 339 yards rushing on 42 carries and set the new single-season school record for rushing as the Boston College Eagles beat North Carolina State, 38-21, Saturday afternoon at Alumni Stadium. The Eagles raced out to a...
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