2002 Boston College Eagles football team

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2002 Boston College Eagles football
Motor City Bowl Champions
Motor City Bowl, W 51–25 vs. Toledo
Conference Big East
2002 record 9–4 (3–4 Big East)
Head coach Tom O'Brien
Home stadium Alumni Stadium
(Capacity: 44,500)
Seasons
« 2001 2003 »
2002 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#2 Miami (FL)   7 0         12 1  
#25 West Virginia   6 1         9 4  
#19 Pittsburgh   5 2         9 4  
#18 Virginia Tech   3 4         10 4  
Boston College   3 4         9 4  
Syracuse   2 5         4 8  
Temple   2 5         4 8  
Rutgers   0 7         1 11  
† – BCS representative as conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2002 Boston College Eagles football team represented Boston College during the 2002 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.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 12:00 PM Connecticut* Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ESPN+ W 24–16   40,066
September 7 3:30 PM Stanford* Alumni Stadium • Chestnut Hill, MA ESPN2 W 34–27   41,065
September 21 7:45 PM at #1 Miami Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL ESPN L 6–38   73,622
September 28 12:00 PM Central Michigan* Alumni Stadium • Chestnut Hill, MA W 43–0   41,826
October 10 7:45 PM #4 Virginia Tech Alumni Stadium • Chestnut Hill, MA (Rivalry) ESPN L 23–28   42,826
October 19 12:00 PM Navy* Alumni Stadium • Chestnut Hill, MA W 46-21   41,322
October 26 12:00 PM at Pittsburgh Heinz FieldPittsburgh, PA L 16–19 OT  45,060
November 2 2:30 PM at #4 Notre Dame* Notre Dame StadiumNotre Dame, IN (Holy War) NBC W 14–7   80,795
November 9 12:00 PM at West Virginia Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV ESPN L 14–24   48,474
October 16 12:00 PM Syracuse Alumni Stadium • Chestnut Hill, MA ESPN+ W 41–20   36,221
November 23 12:00 PM at Temple Veterans StadiumPhiladelphia, PA W 36–14   14,278
November 30 12:00 PM Rutgers Alumni Stadium • Chestnut Hill, MA ESPN+ W 44–14   33,786
December 26 5:00 PM vs. Toledo* Ford FieldDetroit, MI (Motor City Bowl) ESPN W 51–25   51,872
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2002 Archive". Boston College Athletics. Retrieved September 18, 2012.