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2005 Boston College Eagles football team

The 2005 Boston College Eagles football team represented Boston College during the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. Boston College was in their first year as a member of the Atlantic Coast Conference. The Eagles played their home games at Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, which has been their home stadium since 1957.

2005 Boston College Eagles football
ACC Atlantic Division co-champion
MPC Computers Bowl champion
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
BCSNo. 19
CoachesNo. 17
APNo. 18
2005 record9–3 (5–3 ACC)
Head coachTom O'Brien (9th season)
CaptainMathias Kiwanuka
CaptainPatrick Ross[1]
Home stadiumAlumni Stadium
(Capacity: 44,500)
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Atlantic Division
No. 23 Florida State xy$   5 3         8 5  
No. 18 Boston College x   5 3         9 3  
No. 21 Clemson   4 4         8 4  
Wake Forest   3 5         4 7  
NC State   3 5         7 5  
Maryland   3 5         5 6  
Coastal Division
No. 7 Virginia Tech x   7 1         11 2  
No. 17 Miami   6 2         9 3  
Georgia Tech   5 3         7 5  
North Carolina   4 4         5 6  
Virginia   3 5         7 5  
Duke   0 8         1 10  

Championship: Florida State 27, Virginia Tech 22
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

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DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 33:30 p.m.at BYU*No. 22ABCW 20–358,108
September 1012:30 p.m.Army*No. 19ESPN ClassicW 44–740,166
September 177:45 p.m.No. 8 Florida StateNo. 17
ESPNL 17–2844,500
September 2412:00 p.m.at ClemsonJPSW 16–13 OT77,684
October 11:00 p.m.Ball State*No. 21
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
W 38–040,162
October 81:00 p.m.VirginiaNo. 18
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ABCW 28–1735,286
October 1512:00 p.m.Wake ForestNo. 14
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
JPSW 35–3033,632
October 277:45 p.m.at No. 3 Virginia TechNo. 13ESPNL 10–3065,115
November 512:00 p.m.at North CarolinaNo. 19JPSL 14–1648,000
November 127:00 p.m.NC State
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ESPN2W 30–1042,826
November 1912:00 p.m.at MarylandNo. 23JPSW 31–1651,585
December 284:30 p.m.Boise StateNo. 19ESPNW 27–2130,493
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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