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1998 Boston College Eagles football team

The 1998 Boston College Eagles football team represented Boston College during the 1998 NCAA Division I-A football season. Boston College was a member of the Big East Conference during the 1998 season. The Eagles played their home games in 1998 at Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, which has been their home stadium since 1957.

1998 Boston College Eagles football
ConferenceBig East Conference
1998 record4–7 (3–4 Big East)
Head coachTom O'Brien (2nd season)
Offensive coordinatorJeff Jagodzinski (2nd season)
Defensive coordinatorTim Rose (2nd season)
CaptainDoug Brzezinski
CaptainBrian Maye[1]
Home stadiumAlumni Stadium
(Capacity: 44,500)
Seasons
← 1997
1999 →
1998 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 25 Syracuse $   6 1         8 4  
No. 20 Miami (FL)   5 2         9 3  
No. 23 Virginia Tech   5 2         9 3  
West Virginia   5 2         8 4  
Boston College   3 4         4 7  
Rutgers   2 5         5 6  
Temple   2 5         2 9  
Pittsburgh   0 7         2 9  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 53:30 p.m.at Georgia Tech*ABCW 41–3138,229
September 1212:00 p.m.RutgersESPN+W 41–1438,287
September 1912:00 p.m.Temple
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
W 31–740,496
September 262:00 p.m.at Louisville*L 28–5238,231
October 88:00 p.m.No. 17 Virginia Tech
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA (rivalry)
ESPNL 0–1737,628
October 173:30 p.m.No. 23 Syracuse
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA (rivalry)
CBSL 25–4243,413
October 2412:00 p.m.Navy*
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ESPN+L 31–3242,877
October 316:00 p.m.at No. 25 Miami (FL)ESPN2L 17–3532,917
November 712:00 p.m.No. 13 Notre Dame*
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA (Holy War)
CBSL 26–3144,500
November 1412:00 p.m.at PittsburghESPN+W 23–1532,129
November 2112:00 p.m.at West VirginiaESPNL 10–3540,573
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2009-10 Boston College Record Book pg. 114
  2. ^ "1998 Archive". Boston College Athletics. Retrieved September 18, 2012.[permanent dead link]