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September 12, 2017 - 2:58 pm
By John Rooke When you are expected to be a contender, you can’t expect to receive any favors from anyone – including the schedule-maker. But all in all, as the 2017-18 Big East men’s basketball schedule was released Tuesday by the conference, Providence fared about as well as any of the preseason...
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Brooks Sutherland
September 09, 2017 - 4:18 pm
Turnovers. The oldest killer in the book. Saturday, Boston College couldn’t shake the cliché. Three of the team’s four turnovers led to 21 easy points for Wake Forest as the Demon Deacons capitalized on those costly mistakes. They cruised to win the conference opener 34-10. “We turned the ball over...
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Brooks Sutherland
September 09, 2017 - 12:33 pm
Boston College senior center Jon Baker will miss the remainder of the 2017 season following a knee injury suffered in the fourth quarter of the team’s 23-20 win at Northern Illinois last Saturday. NEWS: Jon Baker Out for the Season; Charlie Callinan Added as Team Captain https://t.co/vZwxZgkgRh #...
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Brooks Sutherland
September 08, 2017 - 9:24 pm
Boston College showcased a new style in last Saturday’s 23-20 win over Northern Illinois. Head coach Steve Addazio not only elected to start redshirt freshman Anthony Brown in the game, but had enough trust in the youngster to throw the ball 42 times, the most a BC quarterback has thrown during his...
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Brooks Sutherland
September 02, 2017 - 2:36 am
Redshirt freshman Anthony Brown is 1-0 as the starting quarterback at Boston College. It wasn’t pretty at times, and had not been for a missed field goal from Northern Illinois kicker Christian Hagan with less than 30 seconds remaining, the two teams would have had to duke it out some more in...
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Brooks Sutherland
September 01, 2017 - 9:35 pm
The much-anticipated Boston College quarterback battle is over. Redshirt freshman Anthony Brown will become the second-ever freshman in school history to start an opener. The announcement came all the way down to the very last minute before coach Steve Addazio elected to go with potential in his...
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Brooks Sutherland
August 31, 2017 - 11:26 am
Friday night under the lights in Dekalb, Illinois, lots of questions surrounding Boston College will be answered. Who gets the nod at quarterback, senior Darius Wade or freshman Anthony Brown? How many running backs will emerge from BC’s five-deep backfield? Will Rimington watch-lister Jon Baker...
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Scott McLaughlin
May 26, 2017 - 1:39 pm
Last summer, the Boston University Terriers had four players drafted in the first round. When they hit the ice this fall, only one will still be on the team. After Clayton Keller signed with the Arizona Coyotes and Charlie McAvoy signed with the Boston Bruins following the end of the Terriers’Â...
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Scott McLaughlin
April 20, 2017 - 2:49 pm
Boston College announced on Thursday that it has hired Martin Jarmond as its new director of athletics. Jarmond comes to Chestnut Hill from Ohio State, where he served as the deputy director of athletics. He succeeds Brad Bates, who resigned in February and took a job as vice president with...
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Providence beat Boston University to win the national championship the last time Boston hosted the Frozen Four in 2015. (Greg M. Cooper/USA Today Sports)
Scott McLaughlin
April 18, 2017 - 1:38 pm
It felt like an eternity when Boston went 11 years without a Frozen Four before TD Garden hosted college hockey’s 2015 championship. The city and the Garden won’t have to wait as long this time, as the NCAA announced on Tuesday that Boston will host the 2022 Frozen Four. The NCAA also announced the...
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