The College Blog

February 17, 2010 - 5:39 am
According to reports in the Tallahassee Democrat , a police report was filed after an incident before Sunday's basketball game between Boston College and Florida State alleging that a BC assistant coach pushed a member of the FSU pep band. The band member stated in writing that he was shoved by BC...
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February 15, 2010 - 8:31 am
Just when it looked like Boston College might be taking a step forward, albeit a tiny one, last night was a move in the wrong direction for coach Al Skinner '€™s team. Though the Eagles did not have any wins to show for it, they had been playing well over the course of the last couple of weeks,...
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February 15, 2010 - 8:04 am
Bracket 101 examines the week that was in college basketball and gives you a list of 16 teams that are poised to dance their way into the Round of 16 in the 2010 NCAA tournament. Rapid Rewind '€œI'm embarrassed.'€ '€“ Jim Calhoun UConn postgame press conferences can be filled with emotion...
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February 15, 2010 - 7:23 am
Coming out of the half tied at 30, Boston College needed a spark. It never got one. Instead, Florida State rode a juiced, full-capacity crowd to a runaway 62-47 victory over the Eagles. It'€™s becoming increasingly clear what the issue is for BC '€” consistency. At times, the Eagles look like a...
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Mike Petraglia
February 09, 2010 - 6:15 am
It's hard to watch John Muse and not think of Mike Lowell . Boston College coach Jerry York feels that way. His star goalie, who played every minute of the team's 2008 NCAA title run as a freshman, had surgery last April 30 to repair a torn labrum in his right hip, the same injury to the same hip...
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February 08, 2010 - 9:00 pm
Boston College wins the 58th annual Beanpot. Coaches and players from both teams talk.
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Mike Petraglia
February 08, 2010 - 5:37 pm
Boston College erased a 1-0 deficit with a flurry of three second-period goals on its way to a 4-3 win over the Boston University Terriers in 58th Beanpot championship game Monday night at TD Garden. Kevin Shattenkirk gave BU a 1-0 lead with his even strength goal at 13:36 of the first. But BC...
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Mike Petraglia
February 08, 2010 - 4:58 pm
BC started the second period with a 5-on-3 power play and with BU on the verge of killing off both penalties, Steven Whitney scored 61 seconds into the period - and with 15 seconds left on the power play - to knot the game, 1-1. Carl Sneep fired a shot from the right point that beat Kieran Millan...
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Mike Petraglia
February 08, 2010 - 3:50 pm
Boston University's Kevin Shattenkirk capitalized on a bad clearing pass by BC defenseman Philip Samuelsson to score the first goal of the game at 13:36 of the first period. And the first period ends with BU leading, 1-0. BU's Sean Escobedo and Colby Cohen take penalties in the final 90 seconds of...
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Mike Petraglia
February 08, 2010 - 3:03 pm
Tyler McNeely scored twice while Wade McLeod and Greg Costa added single tallies as the Northeastern Huskies beat Harvard, 4-1 , to claim the consolation game of the Beanpot tournament on Monday at TD Garden. McLeod also assisted on McNeely's second goal, a power play score 6:29 into the third that...
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