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2013 Boston College Football: Wake Forest Game Thread (8:00 PM Eastern, ESPN2)

The Eagles (1-0) take on the Demon Deacons (1-0) in the ACC opener for both teams.


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Wake Forest Demon Deacons (1-0, 0-0 ACC) vs. Boston College Eagles (1-0, 0-0 ACC)

Time: 8 PM Eastern
Date: Friday, September 6, 2013
Place: Chestnut Hill, Ma.
Stadium: Alumni Stadium
Capacity: 44,500
Surface: AstroTurf

TV Announcers: Carter Blackburn (play-by-play), Danny Kanell (analyst), Allison Williams (sideline)
Radio: Boston College IMG Sports Network
Radio Announcers: Jon Meterparel (play-by-play), Pete Cronan (analyst), Scott Mutryn (sideline)

Official BC Football Twitter News Feed: @BCFootballNews
Hashtags of choice: #BCvsWFU #BCFootball

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Opponent Team Site: Blogger So Dear

Excitement Level: 8 / 10

Series: BC and Wake Forest have met 20 times previously. Boston College leads the all-time series 10-8-2.
First Meeting: Boston College 26, Wake Forest 6 (Nov. 8, 1941)
Last Meeting: Wake Forest 28, Boston College 14 (Nov. 3, 2012)
Last Meeting at Alumni Stadium: Wake Forest 27, Boston College 19 (Oct. 1, 2011)

Last Five Meeting Meetings:

L - Wake Forest 28, Boston College 14 (Nov. 3, 2012)
L - Wake Forest 27, Boston College 19 (Oct. 1, 2011)
W - Boston College 23, Wake Forest 13 (Nov. 6, 2010)
W - Boston College 27, Wake Forest 24 (OT) (Sep. 26, 2009)
W - Boston College 24, Wake Forest 21

Trends: Since joining the ACC in 2005, Boston College is 5-3 against Wake Forest. BC has won four of the last six meetings between the two, but has lost each of the last two. The two programs are 5-5 over the last decade. Wake Forest is 17-26 (.395) in road games since 2005. BC is 38-16 (.704) in home games over the same time period.

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