The College Blog

July 06, 2016 - 5:16 am
Boston College announced Tuesday that it will retire the numbers of former football stars Luke Kuechly and Matt Ryan in ceremonies this fall. Kuechly's No. 40 will be retired Oct. 22 at the Eagles' game against Syracuse, while Ryan's No. 12 will be retired Nov. 19 during a contest against UConn. "...
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Scott McLaughlin
June 29, 2016 - 9:25 am
Frozen Fenway is returning to Fenway Park with a pair of Hockey East doubleheaders on Jan. 7 and Jan. 14. The first Saturday will feature Boston University vs. UMass and Boston College vs. Providence, while the second weekend pits Maine vs. UConn and Northeastern vs. New Hampshire. College hockey...
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Charlie McAvoy went 14th overall to the Bruins. (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
Scott McLaughlin
June 24, 2016 - 6:11 pm
Boston University had a pretty good Friday night. The Terriers had a rising sophomore and three incoming freshmen selected in the first round of the NHL draft, tying a record for the most first-round picks from a college or Canadian junior team in a single draft. Incoming freshman center Clayton...
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June 12, 2016 - 12:30 pm
Boston College was eliminated from the NCAA baseball Super Regional on Sunday by Miami in a winner-take-all game that included a near-brawl after the Hurricanes gloated over the game-clinching grand slam. Needing a victory to secure their first spot in the College World Series since 1967, the...
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June 11, 2016 - 4:22 pm
The Boston College baseball team beat the Miami Hurricanes, 5-3, Saturday in Coral Gables, Fla. for its first-ever Super Regional win. For that, they can thank in large part to a player who was drafted during the game. BC pitcher Mike King was earning the win over the Hurricanes at the same time he...
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May 31, 2016 - 12:53 pm
The 2016-17 Providence Friars won't have Kris Dunn or Ben Bentil, but they will have a challenging non-conference slate before heading into Big East play for the New Year. The school on Tuesday announced the team's non-Big East schedule, which will be highlighted by games against ACC, Big Ten and...
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Troy Flutie appeared in court Monday after being arrested over the weekend for OUI. (Bob DeChiara/USA Today Sports)
May 24, 2016 - 5:02 am
Boston College announced Monday that redshirt sophomore quarterback/wide receiver Troy Flutie has been suspended from the team after his weekend arrest for operating under the influence of alcohol. Flutie, the nephew of BC legend Doug Flutie, was arrested around 1 a.m. Saturday after hitting a curb...
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May 08, 2016 - 8:29 am
On Saturday, Boston College retired the No. 3 in honor of Pete Frates. Frates played baseball at Boston College from 2003-07, including being the team's captain in 2007. He was diagnosed with ALS on March 13, 2012 and now has set out on a mission to raise awareness and find a cure for the disease,...
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Harvard's Jimmy Vesey won the Hobey Baker Award as the best player in college hockey. (Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
Scott McLaughlin
April 08, 2016 - 3:00 pm
Harvard senior forward Jimmy Vesey won the 2016 Hobey Baker Award as the best player in college hockey Friday night in Tampa. Vesey was a Hobey Hat Trick finalist last year as well, but lost out to Boston University freshman forward Jack Eichel. This year he beat out Boston College junior goalie...
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Quinnipiac is heading to the national championship game for the second time in four years after beating BC. (Kim Klement/USA Today Sports)
Scott McLaughlin
April 07, 2016 - 3:52 pm
Quinnipiac was something of an outsider at the Frozen Four given its lack of history compared to longtime powerhouses Boston College, North Dakota and Denver, but the Bobcats were the No. 1 overall seed in this year's NCAA tournament for a reason. They were the best overall team in college hockey...
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