ACC schools averaged $16.9 million payout from league in '11-'12 (News-Record.com)
The ACC's 12 schools split more than $203 million in revenue for an average of $16.9 million a school during the 2011-12 school year, according to ACC tax documents filed to the IRS and obtained Friday by the News & Record.
Dexter offensive lineman James Hendren verbals to Boston College (Boston Herald)
"It's always been a dream of his to able to play at Boston College. He's a local kid from Medfield and his family is from the Boston area," said Dexter coach Casey Day. "It's something he really wanted and when they offered, he jumped on it. The new coaching staff, from coach (Steve) Addazio to his position coach (Justin Frey) to the local recruiter (Kevin Lempa) really wanted him."
At 6-7, WR Momah stands out (phillyburbs.com)
“I'm a bigger receiver, but I think all these guys are legitimate receivers,” said Momah. “With this offense, it doesn't matter who's getting it in the red zone, I think we're going to put up a lot of points no matter who it is. We have some great receivers as you know. It's going to be an exciting year. It's going to be crazy.”
Montel Harris, Former Boston College Running Back, Signs With CFL’s Hamilton Tiger-Cats (NESN.com)
Montel Harris won’t be suiting up for an NFL team this fall, but he will be continuing his football career north of the border.
Greatest Coaches in NFL History - Tom Coughlin (ESPN)
Coughlin is a resilient, old-school coach with two Super Bowl titles highlighting a long, successful career. Known as a strict disciplinarian, Coughlin quickly built the Jaguars into contenders from scratch before turning the Giants into two-time champions.
Alabama quarterback Phillip Ely is transferring to Toledo (al.com)
Toledo recruited Ely heavily out of high school, the quarterback's father said. "The MAC is an up-and-coming conference," Bruce Ely said. He noted that Northern Illinois went 12-2 and faced Florida State in the Orange Bowl, and Ohio was ranked for much of the season. Ohio State, Illinois and Boston College were among other schools that Phillip Ely considered, the father said.
Know Your Enemy: Boston College (Without a Peer)
It's worth noting that, as of this publication, the actual date and location of the game against the Eagles isn't 100% known. It's listed on the schedule for October 13, a Sunday, at Conte Forum in Chestnut Hill. It would be the back end of a Saturday-Sunday road trip including the opening game of the season at Sacred Heart if that stays accurate, which gives the Engineers a short turnaround time (since Sunday games during the regular season are usually in the afternoon).
How to Work Out Like the Boston College Soccer Team (Boston Magazine)
BC women’s head coach Alison Foley, athletic trainer Donna Bennett, and strength and conditioning coach Nick Asermelly consistently keep their team in the NCAA Division I top 10. “Soccer is a great workout,” Asermelly says, “because it encompasses so many aspects of physical training. No other sport combines creative and quick thinking with the multitude of body parts engaged—it’s cardiovascular, aerobic and anaerobic, polymeric, and muscle toning all in one.”
ACC Announces Women's Basketball Conference Opponents (BCEagles.com)
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced the 2013-14 conference opponents for each team this afternoon. Boston College will face Notre Dame and Virginia Tech twice next season.
Denver Lacrosse to Big East? (VU Hoops)
Guess there wasn't any room in the NCHC ...