The College Blog

Mike Petraglia
February 01, 2010 - 10:04 pm
BOSTON Â -- Â A wise old hockey adage goes roughly like this: You can't score if you don't shoot. There's no need to remind Northeastern coach Greg Cronin of that after he watched his team try to be too cute with the Boston University and wind up on the short end of a 2-1 decision in the Beanpot...
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Mike Petraglia
February 01, 2010 - 7:33 pm
Even though his team just dispatched Northeastern, 2-1, in a hard-fought Beanpot semifinal at TD Garden Monday night, Boston University coach Jack Parker was very honest about playing Boston College next Monday night in yet another BU-BC showdown for the 58th Beanpot championship game. "The...
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Mike Petraglia
February 01, 2010 - 5:57 pm
Alex Chiasson's shot dribbled past Chris Rawlings with 5:47 left in the third to lead the Boston University Terriers to a 2-1 win over the Northeastern Huskies in the second Beanpot semifinal on Monday night at TD Garden. Northeastern had a power play and pulled the goalie for the final 88 seconds...
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Mike Petraglia
February 01, 2010 - 2:53 pm
Boston College advanced to its 30th Beanpot championship game with a 6-0 win over Harvard on Monday night at TD Garden. The Eagles had six different goal scorers and netted three power play goals in 11 chances on the night in what turned into a chippy game. The Eagles (14-8-2) will play Boston...
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February 01, 2010 - 8:05 am
Despite coming off a frustrating loss Saturday at Conte Forum against Florida State, Boston College coach Al Skinner and the Eagles are upbeat about their recent efforts. But despite a noticeable difference in BC'€™s play at the end of January in comparison to a disastrous three-game stretch that...
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January 30, 2010 - 4:57 pm
Conte Forum was a safe-haven for Boston College when the Florida State Seminoles would invade the Heights, but after Saturday that is no more. Derwin Kitchen '€™s late 3-pointer and clutch free throw shooting from Kitchen and Michael Snaer down the stretch helped the Seminoles earn a 61-57...
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January 27, 2010 - 8:21 am
Dartmouth. Bryant. New Jersey Tech. Those are just some of the teams that Boston College played at home this season. The best opponent to come to Conte Forum (unless you are putting a ton of stock in South Carolina'€™s upset of top ranked Kentucky Tuesday night) this year was current ACC leader...
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Mike Petraglia
January 27, 2010 - 7:17 am
CHESTNUT HILL Â -- Â Reggie Jackson had a vision for what would get his Eagles headed back in the right direction. This season, the swingman witnessed his teammates get humiliated at home by Harvard [for a second straight season], Maine and Maryland. On the road, they lost by 22 at Clemson earlier...
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January 26, 2010 - 7:00 pm
Welcome to the topsy-turvy ACC. Less than three weeks after a 22-point loss to Clemson in South Carolina, Boston College pulled off a 75-69 upset of the Tigers Tuesday at Conte Forum. BC improved to 12-9 overall and 3-4 in the ACC and kept within shouting distance of conference leader Maryland...
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January 26, 2010 - 5:07 pm
CHESTNUT HILL --The Boston College men's basketball team held on to a 73-69 win over Clemson , Tuesday night at the Conte Forum, giving the Eagles their second win in the last six games. The win avenges a 72-56 loss BC suffered at the hands of the Tigers (15-6, 3-4 in the ACC) back on Jan. 9, in...
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