Boston College senior tailback Andre Williams, who has gone from draft afterthought to possible mid-round pick with his on-field performance this season, is expected to play in the Eagles' bowl game.
Chris Davis ran into the end zone and etched his name in college football lore. Doug Flutie welcomes him to the club.
In evenings after classes or practice, tired of homework or simply to pass the time, Matthew Gaudreau will wander over to big brother John's dorm room on the Boston College campus and drop the gloves in a heated game of NHL Xbox. "It's gonna be weird, next year if he goes (pro)," concedes the soon-to-be 19-year-old freshman forward enrolled in arts and sciences. "Weird. There'll be me playing Xbox and like ‘Wow! There's my brother! Right there!'
Guerin joins Brian Leetch (Class of 2008), John Cuniff (Class of 2003), Len Ceglarski (Class of 1992) and John A. Snooks Kelley (Class of 1974) as former Eagles inducted into the United States Hockey Hall of Fame
About Boston College: Has won two straight after a 1-4 start. ... Five of seven games decided by three or fewer points or in overtime. ... Four losses came against teams with a combined 26-2 record through Sunday. ... Is 6-1 all-time in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge and 3-0 on the road, losing only to Penn State in 2011. ... Averages 79.9 points after averaging 67.6 through seven games last season. ... Leads the nation in free throw percentage (84.3) and scored 28 percent of its points at the line.
A bad first half and a good second against Oklahoma State. A good first half and a bad second against Washington State. A bad first half and a good second against Siena. Such was Purdue's wild inconsistency at the Old Spice Classic, in which it
Junior Ryan Anderson has been named a nominee for the 2014 Allstate NABC Good Works Team, announced today by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) and Allstate Insurance Company.