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Boston College Eagles Rumors & News
Hoover was cut by Indianapolis, signed by Philadelphia, cut by the Eagles, worked out by Oakland and is back with the Colts.
BC Interruption 17 hours ago
A major Connecticut recruit has switched his commitment from Northwestern to the Eagles! Boston College got some big news on Saturday when weakside defensive end Zach Allen switched his commitment from Northwestern to Boston College Connecticut Gatorade Player of the Year Zach Allen of New Canaan...
Boston Herald 11 hours ago
STATESBORO, Ga. — Jelani Hewitt scored 17 points with four 3-pointers and Angel Matias added 14 as Georgia Southern defeated Arkansas-Little Rock 76-61 on Saturday night.Hewitt also added six assists for Georgia Southern (15-4, 8-2 Sun Belt), which maintains a slender hold on first place in conference. The Eagles dropped 12 3-pointers in 28 tries while Arkansas-Little Rock was just 6 of 22 from long range.Curtis Diamond scored 13 for Georgia Southern.
Boston Herald 13 hours ago
CHENEY, Wash. — Drew Brandon capped a furious rally with a buzzer-beating layup to force overtime and finished a rebound shy of a triple-double on Saturday as Eastern Washington shocked Idaho 98-95.Freshman Bogdan Bliznyuk had his second double-double for the Eagles (16-5, 7-1 Big Sky) with 21 points and a career-high 15 rebounds to help offset a season-low 13 points for Tyler Harvey, the nation's leading scorer.Mike Scott had 23 points to lead the Vandals (8-11, 3-5), who went 5 of 10 from the foul line to see an 11-point lead evaporate in the final 1:33.
Boston Herald 18 hours ago
YPSILANTI, Mich. — Mike Talley scored a career-high 24 points and Eastern Michigan pulled away in the second half to beat Western Michigan 69-63 on Saturday.Talley scored Eastern Michigan's final seven points of the first half to tie the score at 31-all. Western Michigan led 43-40 with 12:14 to play, but another seven-straight points from Talley — including two 3-pointers — put the Eagles in front.
Boston Herald 19 hours ago
CLEMSON, S.C. — A personal 11-point run by junior guard Jordan Roper set the tone for Clemson early in a 64-49 win over Boston College Saturday at Littlejohn Coliseum.It was Clemson's third straight ACC victory as the Tigers improved to 13-8 overall and 5-4 in league. BC fell to 9-11 overall and 1-7.After a 3-pointer from BC's Patrick Heckmann to start the game, Roper answered with 11 straight points, including three 3-pointers of his own.Roper finished with a game-high 24 points, including 13 in the first half. Jaron Blossomgame added 16.
The Boston College football team will open its 2015 schedule with four home games as coach Steve Addazio and the Eagles look to repeat on their successful 2014 campain which ended with an appearance in the Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium.The Eagles annoucned their schedule today and the early highlight of the campaign will be a Sept. 18 showdown with Florida State at the Heights. The game will be played in primetime and carried by the ESPN network.
Colleges Blog | ESPN Boston Jan 29, 2015
The 2015 schedule is out, and once again Boston College football won’t leave the state in September due to a home-heavy early slate. In 2014, BC didn’t have to leave Massachusetts for its first five games -- which included a season-opening road game at Gillette Stadium against UMass -- and turned that home cooking into a 3-2 start. This time Steve Addazio’s Eagles will host their first four opponents, including College Football Playoff semifinalist Florida State in a Friday night matchup on Sept.
CONWAY, S.C. — Keon Moore scored 22 points and Andre Smith scored all of his eight points in the final six minutes as Winthrop battled past Coastal Carolina 75-68 on Wednesday night.Smith sank a pair of 3-pointers on back-to-back possessions, each on an assist from Moore, as Winthrop fought into the lead for good. Smith's first 3 put the Eagles up 59-57. His next, coming after a Warren Gillis jumper put Coastal Carolina up a point, made the score 62-59 Winthrop and the Eagles didn't trail again.
Rick Pitino returned last night to coach a game in Boston for what, as best he can figure, was the first time since he resigned from the Celtics in January 2001.It’s truly a small world, considering that the man he coached against last night –— Boston College’s Jim Christian — was one of Pitino’s first players at Boston University. Christian, a Long Island native, played at BU for two years before transferring to Rhode Island.
BOSTON — Chris Jones scored 28 points, including a pair of 3-pointers after Boston College cut a 10-point deficit to one, and No. 10 Louisville held on to beat the Eagles 81-72 on Wednesday night.Jones scored 10 of the Cardinals' next 12 points after BC cut the lead to 62-61 with just over 5 minutes left. Terry Rozier scored 23 for Louisville (17-3, 5-2 Atlantic Coast Conference), making a pair of 3s down the stretch as the Cardinals struggled to hold on.
YPSILANTI, Mich. — Raven Lee scored 19 points and Mike Talley added 16 with seven assists as Eastern Michigan broke out of its conference slump to beat Ohio 76-40 Tuesday night.The Eagles (13-7, 2-5 Mid-American Conference) held Ohio to a single basket for nearly four minutes while building a 31-16 lead by halftime. Ohio shot 16 percent in the opening half (5 of 31). Eastern Michigan opened the second half on an 8-2 run including dunks from Karrington Ward and Brandon Nazione.
TULSA, Okla. — Denell Henderson threw down a dunk 12 seconds into the game and Oral Roberts thundered off to a 16-0 lead on the way to its 94-53 defeat of NAIA foe Tabor College on Tuesday night.Obi Emegano hit 10 of 14 shots to lead the Golden Eagles with 22 points. Korey Billbury added 14 points with four steals and four assists. Henderson and Albert Owens added 10 points each. All 11 players scored.
ATLANTA — Boston College coach Jim Christian says Olivier Hanlan has "kicked it into another gear" in the Eagles' Atlantic Coast Conference schedule.That new gear finally delivered an ACC win.Hanlan scored 25 points, including a go-ahead basket with 1:10 remaining, and Boston College held off Georgia Tech 64-62 on Sunday for its first ACC win.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Morgan Jones came off the bench to score 16 points and the five starters all scored between nine and 15 and No. 17 Florida State rolled to a 110-80 win over Wake Forest on Sunday.For the Seminoles (19-2, 6-1 ACC), who have their best record ever after 21 games, it was the second highest offensive output in school history — a 114-71 win over Stetson in the 1990-91 season. It was their first time over 100 in an ACC game since beating Boston College 102-98 in 2010-11.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — Josiah Moore sank the winning bucket with eight seconds left in overtime to lift Tennessee Tech to an 83-81 win over Eastern Kentucky on Saturday night.Moore went 1 of 2 from the line with 1:09 left in overtime, enabling Eastern Kentucky's Eric Stutz to tie it at 81 with a layup 34 seconds later. Moore then hit the jumper to put the Golden Eagles (10-11, 2-6 Ohio Valley) back up by two and Eastern Kentucky's Corey Walden, who had forced the OT with a pair of free throws at the end of regulation, missed a 3-pointer at the other end.