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BC squanders another chance

This one–like the last second loss to Colorado State–will linger through the fall and well into the winter. It will be picked at like a scab and bleed every time. Boston College lost it’s third game of the season on…

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BC puts it all together against NC State

It was a game that Boston College needed to win. Style points didn’t matter. Just get the W, which is what exactly what the Eagles did on Saturday at North Carolina State in posting a 30-14 victory. But they also…

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BC-NC State in ex-Fla QB showdown

They have had a week to ponder what happened in the first half of the season. They have had two weeks to allow the bumps and bruises of a season which now goes into the survive and advance mode. For…

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Bounce Back Time for Top 10 teams?

A week ago there was little joy in Tuscaloosa, College Station, Norman or Eugene as Alabama, Texas A&M, Oklahoma and Oregon all were knocked out of the ranks of unbeaten teams in one of the wildest rank-busting college football weekends…

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BC comes up one play short

It was there for Boston College. One play. One stop on a 4th and 10 situation. So close to trotting off the field at Alumni Stadium with another win, ans a glittering 4-1 record going into the Eagles bye week.…

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BC at another cross roads

So this is it. The end of the non-conference phase of the Boston College season. After Saturday’s game against Colorado State at Alumni Stadium, the Eagles will have a week off and then dive into ACC play. The good news…

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