|Thursday's College Football TV Capsule|
|Written by Admin|
|Tuesday, 23 October 2007 04:31|
No. 2 Boston College (7-0) at No. 8 Virginia Tech (6-1), 7:30 p.m. (ESPN)
Opening Line: Virginia Tech by 3 1/2.
Series Record: Virginia Tech leads 9-4.
Last Meeting: 2006, Boston College 22-3
Boston College QB Matt Ryan is 21-4 (.840) as a starter. ... Boston College leads the nation in rushing defense (46.4 yards per game) and interceptions (18). ... Boston College has not been held scoreless since a 17-0 loss to Virginia Tech in 1998 (122 games). ... The Eagles have their highest ranking since 1942, when they started 8-0. ... Virginia Tech is 13-2, all-time in Thursday night ESPN games (.867) with both losses coming to Boston College. ... Virginia Tech has won eight of its last 10 games against Boston College. ... Virginia Tech has won 34 straight games when scoring first. The last time Tech scored first and lost was against West Virginia in 2002.