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Mike Petraglia
September 22, 2009 - 7:25 am
NCAA organizers can only hope Boston delivers them another another thrilling performance after it was announced on Monday that  TD Garden has been chosen as the East Regional site for the 2012 men's tournament. In March, in one of the best games ever played in the building, Villanova beat...
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September 19, 2009 - 6:43 pm
Boston College had questions. Clemson had answers. The Tigers claimed the O'€™Rourke-McFadden Trophy as they proved to be too much for the Eagles en route to a 25-7 victory in Death Valley ( recap ). The game was delayed twice in the second half due to torrential rains and lightning in the area...
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September 19, 2009 - 12:29 pm
Boston College has finally broken the spell. Justin Tuggle has put the Eagles on the board with a 13 yard completion to Justin Jarvis early in the fourth quarter to make the score Clemson 19 Boston College 7. Rightfully enough, the score was set up by the defense. Clemson, starting at their own 8...
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September 19, 2009 - 11:04 am
The teams are back out on the field after a 45 minute rain delay that started at 2:15 p.m. They will be given a 10 minute warm-up period which means that play should resume around 3:10 p.m. Clemson will start with the ball at their own 15 yard line a after another Eagles drive fizzled forcing a...
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September 19, 2009 - 10:23 am
The game in Clemson, SC has been delayed with 5:02 left in the third quarter because of torrential rain, thunder and lightning at Raycom Stadium. Reports are that there is a severe thunderstorm five miles away from the stadium forcing the teams to take cover in their respective locker rooms for the...
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September 19, 2009 - 9:47 am
Clemson leads Boston College 16-0 at halftime. Yet, this game should be a blowout. The only thing that is keeping Boston College from being down 30-0 at this point is that the defense is playing extremely well. They Eagles are keeping Clemson out of the end zone by some type elastic miracle,...
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September 19, 2009 - 8:57 am
It looks like it will come down to the defenses. Boston College is doing its best to contain the explosive Clemson duo of C.J. Spiller and Jacoby Ford and, except for Spiller's punt return for a touchdown, have been doing pretty well. They are also getting a little help from Kyle Parker. The Tigers...
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September 19, 2009 - 8:24 am
It's Saturday and that means it is time for college football. The Eagles are down in Clemson, South Carolina to take on the Tigers in Death Valley this afternoon and the BC Blog will be with you all day bringing updates and analysis. This Eagles squad is looking to really evaluate what this team is...
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September 16, 2009 - 6:05 pm
It's time for the Eagles to up the ante. Thus far, Boston College has had it easy. Presented before the Eagles have been cupcakes and candy, and they have wolfed them down like an 8-year-old after a Halloween romp. Northeastern and Kent State at home to start the year? Child's play. It's now time...
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Mike Petraglia
September 12, 2009 - 4:48 pm
CHESTNUT HILL - Frank Spaziani realizes when it comes to quarterbacks, two heads are not better than one. The quarterback in the undeniable leader of the offense, if not the entire team and it's practically impossible to go through a season platooning signal-callers. About the only place it works...
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