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2012 Boston College Football: Florida State Game Thread (5:30 PM, ESPN2)

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The Eagles travel to Tallahassee to take on the 5-1 Florida State Seminoles. Kickoff is at 5:30 PM Eastern on ESPN2

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Boston College Eagles (1-4, 0-2 ACC) vs. Florida St. Seminoles (5-1, 2-1 ACC)

Time: 5:30 Eastern
Date: Saturday, October 13, 2012
Place: Tallahassee, Fla.
Stadium: Bobby Bowden Field at Doak S. Campbell Stadium
Capacity: 82,300
Surface: 419 Tifway Bermuda Grass

TV Announcers: Mark Jones (play-by-play), Brock Huard (analyst), Maria Taylor (sideline)
Radio: Boston College IMG Sports Network, WEEI Sports Radio, AM 850, FM 93.7, Flagship Station
Radio Announcers: Jon Meterparel (play-by-play), Pete Cronan (analyst), Brian St. Pierre (sideline)
Mobile: WEEI application, iPhone & Android)
Sirius Satellite Radio Broadcast Channel: 128
XM Satellite Radio Broadcast Channel: 197
Official BC Football Twitter News Feed: @BCFootballNews

Spread: Boston College +27.5

Opponent Team Site: Tomahawk Nation

Excitement Level: 3 / 10

Series: Florida State leads the all-time series 6-4.
First Meeting: Boston College 20, Florida State 7 (Sep. 28, 1957)
Last Meeting: Florida State 38, Boston College 7 (Nov. 3, 2011)
Last Meeting at Doak: Florida State 24, Boston College 19 (Oct. 16, 2010)
Last Five Meeting Meetings:

L - Florida State 38, Boston College 7 (Nov. 3, 2011)
L - Florida State 24, Boston College 19 (Oct. 16, 2010)
W - Boston College 28, Florida State 21 (Oct. 3, 2009)
W - Boston College 27, Florida State 17 (Nov. 15, 2008)
L - Florida State 27, Boston College 17 (Nov. 3, 2007) -- Florida State vacated game

Trends: Boston College has lost two straight against the Seminoles but is 2-1 at Doak Campbell since joining the ACC, winning in 2006 and 2008. Florida State holds a slight 4-3 edge in the ACC series. Boston College is 1-4 ATS while Florida State is 2-4. The Seminoles are a perfect 4-0 at home this season. BC is an imperfect 0-2 on the road.

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