Tag Archives: ACC Basketball

Boston College 74-72 Georgia Tech: Eagles Win 3rd Straight, Rematch Thursday

by ALEX FAIRCHILD CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — Pass intercepted by Hanlan – the horn sounds – Boston College win, 74-72. Three straight victories for the Eagles have propelled them to 8th best in the ACC. Despite fighting off the pesky … Continue reading

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Dick Kelley: BC’s Basketball SID Honored at Conte Forum

by ALEX FAIRCHILD CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — Boston College defeated Virginia for an inspirational man on Sunday evening. The team won the game with Dick Kelley, who was honored with the United States Basketball Writers Association’s Most Courageous Award, in … Continue reading

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Boston College 53-52 Virginia: Eagles Fly by Cavs

by ALEX FAIRCHILD CHESTNUT HILL, Massachusetts – “Not sure how it all happened, but I just appreciate these guys and their perseverance for such a young group.” Those were the words of Steve Donahue after his team pulled off a … Continue reading

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Boston College 61-62 Duke: Eagles Come Close… But Not Close Enough

by ALEX FAIRCHILD   CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — On the weekend of a top 5 storm in New England, Boston College set out to beat a top 5 team. After losing to Miami in Coral Gables by 22, Steve Donahue’s … Continue reading

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Boston College 75, Clemson 68: Eagles Cage Feisty Tigers

by ALEX FAIRCHILD and D.J. BARRILE “Every positive thing in wins is really critical,” according to BC’s Steve Donahue. In front of 5,000+ at Conte Forum Saturday afternoon, the Eagles found tons of promise, but allowed the day to end … Continue reading

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N.C. State 78, Boston College 73: Eagles fall just short to nationally-ranked ‘Pack in ACC opener

by D.J. BARRILE CHESTNUT HILL — At Conte Forum, the Boston College Eagles took on the No. 23-ranked North Carolina State Wolfpack in the first Atlantic Coast Conference game of the season. It was a valiant effort for the underdog … Continue reading

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Boston College 70, Holy Cross 60: Eagles fly past Crusaders for fourth victory in a row at Conte Forum

by Alex Fairchild CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — Coming off three consecutive victories, the Boston College Eagles took on Holy Cross at Conte Forum this afternoon with the hope of making it four. Steve Donahue looked to continue his team’s streak … Continue reading

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Boston College 71, Providence 68: Eagles claw to lead, beat Friars in New England rivalry renewed

by Joshua Kummins CHESTNUT HILL – On paper, it looked like the Providence Friars would be able to blow the water out of the host Boston College Eagles on Saturday at Conte Forum, but BC had other plans. The Maroon … Continue reading

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Boston College vs. Providence: Eagles look for third-straight victory as surging rival Friars visit Conte Forum

by Joshua Kummins CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. — Things have been quiet around the halls of Conte Forum this week as Boston College students prepare for the Christmas holiday, but the Eagles basketball team has some business to tend to first … Continue reading

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BC’s York, Duke’s Krzyzewski: Two 900-Game Winners

by Joshua Kummins CHESTNUT HILL — Boston College hockey coach Jerry York and Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski are two of the most successful head coaches in their sports and for the first time, the pair met after Sunday night’s ACC … Continue reading

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