2002 Boston College Eagles football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
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 champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2002 Boston College Eagles football team represented Boston College during the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Division I-A college football season. Boston College was a member of the Big East Conference during the 2002 season. The Eagles played their home games in 2002 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.

[1]

References[edit]

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