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2001 Boston College Eagles football team

The 2001 Boston College Eagles football team represented Boston College during the 2001 NCAA Division I-A football season. Boston College was a member of the Big East Conference. The Eagles played their home games at Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, which has been their home stadium since 1957.

2001 Boston College Eagles football
Music City Bowl champion
Music City Bowl, W 20–16 vs. Georgia
ConferenceBig East Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 23
APNo. 21
2001 record8–4 (4–3 Big East)
Head coachTom O'Brien (5th season)
CaptainScott Bradley
CaptainMarc Colombo
CaptainSean Guthrie[1]
Home stadiumAlumni Stadium
(Capacity: 44,500)
Seasons
← 2000
2002 →
2001 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 1 Miami (FL) $#   7 0         12 0  
No. 14 Syracuse   6 1         10 3  
No. 21 Boston College   4 3         8 4  
No. 18 Virginia Tech   4 3         8 4  
Pittsburgh   4 3         7 5  
Temple   2 5         4 7  
West Virginia   1 6         3 8  
Rutgers   0 7         2 9  
  • # – BCS National Champion
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 112:00 p.m.West VirginiaABCW 34–1042,482
September 810:00 p.m.at Stanford*FSNL 22–3841,250
September 2212:00 p.m.at Navy*W 38–2130,064
September 2912:00 p.m.Army*
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ESPN+W 31–1043,042
October 63:30 p.m.Temple
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ESPN+W 33–1038,724
October 136:30 p.m.at No. 6 Virginia TechESPN2L 20–3453,662
October 2012:00 p.m.Pittsburgh
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ESPN+W 45–741,637
October 277:45 p.m.Notre Dame*
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA (Holy War)
ESPNW 21–1744,500
November 1012:00 p.m.No. 1 Miami
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ABCL 7–1844,500
November 1712:00 p.m.at RutgersESPN+W 38–713,012
November 247:00 p.m.at No. 22 SyracuseNo. 25ESPN2L 28–3945,063
December 285:30 p.m.vs. No. 16 Georgia*ESPNW 20–1646,125
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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RosterEdit

2001 Boston College Eagles football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
T 75 Marc Colombo Sr
RB 1 William Green Jr
C 77 Dan Koppen Jr
TE 89 Sean Ryan So
G 76 Chris Snee So
QB 2 Brian St. Pierre Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 40 Vinny Ciurciu Jr
DE 85 Antonio Garay Sr
CB 9 Lenny Walls Sr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  •   Injured
  •   Redshirt

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 2009-10 Boston College Record Book pg. 114
  2. ^ "2001 Archive". Boston College Athletics. Archived from the original on 2012-11-19. Retrieved September 18, 2012.