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COVID outbreaks at UVa, BC scuttle Fenway, Military bowls

Dec. 26, 2021 21:52 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Fenway Bowl and Military Bowl were both canceled due to the pandemic on Sunday as coronavirus outbreaks at Virginia and Boston College forced them to call off their postseason plans. The game scheduled for Wednesday at Fenway Park was to pit the Cavaliers against...

Boston College QB Jurkovec will return for senior season

Dec. 06, 2021 13:39 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Boston College quarterback Phil Jurkovec said on Monday that he will return for his senior season rather than enter the NFL draft. “I will be returning to Chestnut Hill in 2022 to complete my economics degree, improve all facets of my game, and compete nationally,"...

Boston College and East Carolina to meet in Military Bowl

Dec. 05, 2021 17:01 PM EST

East Carolina (7-5, American Athletic) vs Boston College (6-6, ACC), Dec. 27, 2:30 p.m. ET LOCATION: Annapolis, Maryland TOP PLAYERS East Carolina: RB Keaton Mitchell is a first-team all-conference pick who led the league with...

Boston College re-ups football coach Hafley through 2026

Nov. 29, 2021 16:45 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Boston College coach Jeff Hafley has agreed to a contract extension that will keep him in Chestnut Hill through 2026. The Eagles (6-6, 2-6 Atlantic Coast Conference) qualified for a bowl game for the second straight year despite finishing the regular...

No. 21 Wake Forest beats BC 41-10, will play for ACC title

Nov. 27, 2021 16:18 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson had no complaints about sharing the screen on his postgame video call. “Say hello to our new friend,” he said, holding up the ACC’s Atlantic Division trophy after the No. 21 Demon Deacons beat Boston College 41-10 to...

For Wake Forest, ACC title game spot is on the line at BC

Nov. 26, 2021 14:58 PM EST

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — There’s no more need for Wake Forest to wonder about the possible championship scenarios. And no more safety net. Win, and the Demon Deacons will play in the Atlantic Coast Conference title game against Pittsburgh. Lose...

Wake Forest plays Boston College for spot in ACC title game

Nov. 26, 2021 12:09 PM EST

No. 21 Wake Forest (9-2, 6-1 Atlantic Coast Conference, No. 10 CFP) at Boston College (6-5, 2-5), Saturday at noon EST (ESPN2). Line: Wake Forest by 4 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Boston College leads 14-11-2. ...

Travis throws for 3 TDs, Florida State holds off BC, 26-23

Nov. 20, 2021 17:35 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Florida State’s extra work this week figuring out how to pressure Boston College quarterback Phil Jurkovec paid off right to the end. Now, the Seminoles have a shot to keep their own season going a little extra, too. Jordan Travis...

Travis throws for 3 TDs, Florida State holds off BC, 26-23

Nov. 20, 2021 16:01 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jordan Travis threw for three touchdowns and 251 yards and Florida State stopped Boston College in their own territory in the final two minutes for a 26-23 victory on Saturday. A week after rallying from an eight-point deficit in the final five minutes for...

No surprise: Jurkovec's return has Boston College rolling

Nov. 18, 2021 18:32 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — There’s no excuse anymore for being surprised by Boston College quarterback Phil Jurkovec. The Notre Dame transfer made a last-minute return from a wrist injury to help the Eagles beat Virginia Tech on Nov. 5. Then, with a full week of practice to get...