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2011 Boston College Football: Clemson Game Thread (3:00 PM Eastern, RSN)

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Boston College Eagles (1-4, 0-2 ACC) vs. Clemson Tigers (5-0, 2-0 ACC)

Time: 3:00 PM
Date: Saturday, October 8, 2011
Place: Clemson, S.C.
Stadium: Clemson Memorial Stadium
Capacity: 80,301
Surface: Grass

TV Announcers: Rich Waltz, Keith Jones, Jenn Hildreth
Online: (subject to blackout)
Radio: AM 850 WEEI or AM 680 WRKO. Can also be heard live on XM / SIRIUS Satellite Radio (channel 91)
Radio Announcers: Jon Meterparel, Pete Cronan, Brian St. Pierre

Spread: Boston College +21
Weather: Sunny, high 79 degrees, 0% chance of rain

Opponents Sites: Shakin The Southland

Excitement Level: 1 / 10

Series: All-time series tied at 9-9-2
First Meeting: Clemson 6, Boston College 3 (January 1, 1940, Cotton Bowl)
Last Meeting: Boston College 16, Clemson 10 (October 30, 2010)
Last Meeting at Memorial Stadium: Clemson 25, Boston College 7 (September 19, 2009)
Trends: Clemson hasn't started the season 6-0 since 2000, while BC hasn't started the season 1-5 since 1991. The Eagles have a 4-2 edge in the all-time series with the Tigers as a member of the ACC. Clemson has played BC the closest of any ACC Atlantic Division opponent during the Eagles' time in the conference, with an average margin of victory of just 6.17.

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