2006 Boston College Eagles football team

The 2006 Boston College Eagles football team represented Boston College during the 2006 NCAA Division I FBS football season. Boston College competed 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.

2006 Boston College Eagles football
Meineke Car Care Bowl champion
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
DivisionAtlantic
Ranking
CoachesNo. 20
APNo. 20
2006 record10–3 (5–3 ACC)
Head coachTom O'Brien (10th season)
Frank Spaziani (interim, bowl game)
Captains
Home stadiumAlumni Stadium
(Capacity: 44,500)
Seasons
← 2005
2007 →
2006 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Atlantic Division
No. 18 Wake Forest x$   6 2         11 3  
No. 20 Boston College   5 3         10 3  
Maryland   5 3         9 4  
Clemson   5 3         8 5  
Florida State   3 5         7 6  
NC State   2 6         3 9  
Coastal Division
Georgia Tech x   7 1         9 5  
No. 19 Virginia Tech   6 2         10 3  
Virginia   4 4         5 7  
Miami   3 5         7 6  
North Carolina   2 6         3 9  
Duke   0 8         0 12  

Championship: Wake Forest 9, Georgia Tech 6
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

ScheduleEdit

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DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
August 316:00 p.m.at Central Michigan*ESPN2W 31–2425,418
September 93:30 p.m.No. 12 ClemsonABCW 34–33 2OT44,500
September 1612:00 p.m.BYU*No. 25
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ESPN2W 30–23 2OT40,233
September 238:00 p.m.at NC StateNo. 21ESPN2L 17-1557,583
September 301:00 p.m.Maine*
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ESPN360W 22–041,162
October 127:30 p.m.No. 22 Virginia Tech
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA (rivalry)
ESPNW 22–344,500
October 213:30 p.m.at Florida StateNo. 21ABCW 24–1983,043
October 281:00 p.m.Buffalo*No. 17
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ESPN360W 41–014,682
November 47:00 p.m.at No. 23 Wake ForestNo. 16ESPN2L 14–2132,633
November 117:00 p.m.DukeNo. 22
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ESPNUW 28–342,326
November 1812:00 p.m.No. 21 MarylandNo. 20
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
ESPNW 38–1644,500
November 237:30 p.m.at Miami (FL)No. 18ESPNL 14–1723,308
December 301:00 p.m.vs. NavyNo. 23ESPNW 25–2452,303
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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