A lot of things have happened in the world since BC last won an ACC football game, defeating Syracuse at Alumni Stadium in November of 2014 to finish the regular season 7-5. Here are some of them.
Donald Trump Enters Presidential Race
In what is widely perceived as some sort of elaborate practical joke, Donald Trump descends an escalator to begin his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination.
Matt O’Connor’s Blunder Costs BU National Championship
BU dominated the 2014-15 college hockey season, with Jack Eichel & co. plowing their way to the Hockey East title, the Beanpot, and a national title berth. They were closing in on a national title when Matt O’Connor dropped a floating dump in to his own net to allow Providence to tie the game. The rest was history.
NOW 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58 and 59 Released
NOW That’s What I Call Music! continues to document the pop culture of our time, with NOW 53 featuring hits like “Uptown Funk,” and Coldplay's "A Sky Full of Stars."
Red Sox Finish In Last Place
The 2015 Boston Red Sox stumble to a last place finish, their second consecutive cellar dwelling and their third in four years. Despite this, there is some hope, as Jackie Bradley Jr., Mookie Betts and Rusney Castillo appear to be forming the core of a quality young outfield.
New England Patriots Win Super Bowl 49
Malcolm Butler’s dramatic interception seals New England’s fourth Super Bowl Championship.
Laura Berestecki, Arthur Bailin, Eric Hoffses and Joe Parello Join the BC Interruption Staff
Perhaps we’ve identified the problem
Taylor Swift Begins Dating Calvin Harris
The two music stars start a much-publicized happy romance in February of 2015, which includes secretly working together on a hit song.
Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris Break Up
Taylor Swift Begins Dating Tom Hiddleston
The two begin a fairy-tale romance, or whatever
Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston Break Up
All good things come to an end.
Jameis Winston’s Epic Fumble vs. Oregon
In what was probably the television highlight of the inaugural College Football Playoff, this happened:
Roggie’s Shuts Down
Beloved BC student beer-and-pizza haunt Roggie’s in Cleveland Circle shut down by the po-lice.
Boston College Women’s Hockey Makes The Frozen Four Twice
BC qualifies for the 2015 Frozen Four in Minneapolis and the 2016 Frozen Four at UNH, unfortunately falling short of the title each time.
Carli Lloyd Hat Trick Leads USA to Women’s World Cup Title
The Americans throttle Japan en route to their third world title.
NASA Flies By Freaking Pluto
NASA’s New Horizons craft flies by Pluto in summer of 2015, sending back amazing images of the dwarf planet.