Thursday Oct. 25
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
Figures
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.

Recent NCAAF Discussions

2016 College Conference Previews on Tue, Jun 2016 by Blade
2016 QB Rankings on Wed, Jun 2016 by Blade
2016 Coaching Changes on Wed, Jun 2016 by Blade

NCAAF Headlines

More inNCAAF News  

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail Saban not focused on satellite camps After spending part of last week lashing out about satellite camps, Alabama coach Nick Saban now says...
Thumbnail Briles out, Grobe in at Baylor The Baylor football team has a new coach as Art Briles has been fired and Jim Grobe will be...
Thumbnail Cal lands Davis Webb The Cal Bears may have lost the No. 1 pick in the NFL Draft at quarterback, but the Golden Bears seem to have found a good replacement...
Thumbnail FSU dismisses running back The Florida State Seminoles have parted ways with running back Mario Pender after a recent arrest.
Thumbnail Hokies suspend two defenders The Justin Fuente era of Virginia Tech football isn’t off to a great start, as two defensive players have been indefinitely...
More inNCAAF Articles  

NCAAF Team Pages