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2013 Boston College Football: New Mexico State Game Thread (3:30 PM, ESPN3)

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Boston College, which is coming off a 34-27 Atlantic Coast Conference victory over Virginia Tech on Nov. 2, travels to Las Cruces, N.M. to face the New Mexico State Aggies in a non-conference match-up on Saturday, Nov. 9 at 3:30 p.m. EST. The game will be broadcast by ESPN3.

Stephen Dunn

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Boston College Eagles (4-4, 2-3 ACC) vs. New Mexico St. Aggies (1-8)

Time: 3:30 PM
Date: Saturday, November 9, 2013
Place: Las Cruces, N.M.
Stadium: Aggie Memorial Stadium
Capacity: 30,393
Surface: Hybrid Bermuda

TV: ESPN3 / Aggie Vision (Comcast New Mexico, CSN-Houston, CW-El Paso, Altitude 2, FS-Arizona and KASY in Albuquerque)
TV Announcers: Jeff Matthews (play-by-play), Danny Knee (analyst)
Radio: Boston College IMG Sports Network AM 850
Radio Announcers: Jon Meterparel (play-by-play), Pete Cronan (analyst), Scott Mutryn (sideline)
Official BC Football Twitter News Feed: @BCFootballNews
Hashtags: #BCvsNMSU #BCFootball #WeareBC

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Excitement Level: 2 / 10

First ever meeting between two programs.

Trends: Boston College is the first ever ACC program to play in Aggie Memorial Stadium. This will be the third ACC program N.M. State has faced, having previously met Florida State and Georgia Tech on the gridiron (0-2). With 24 sacks through the first eight games, Boston College has achieved their highest single-season sack total since 2008 when they recorded 35 in 13 games and finished 8-5. Boston College's 24 sacks in 2013 and ranks third in the ACC -- and 12th among all teams in FBS -- in sacks per game (3.00).

Leave your pre-, in- and post-game comments below! Go Eagles!