2005 Boston College Eagles football team

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2005 Boston College Eagles football
ACC Atlantic Division Co-Champions
Conference ACC
Ranking
BCS #19
Coaches #17
AP #18
2005 record 9-3 (5-3 ACC)
Head coach Tom O'Brien
Home stadium Alumni Stadium
(Capacity: 44,500)
Seasons
« 2004 2006 »
2005 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Atlantic Division
#23 Florida State xy   5 3         8 5  
#18 Boston College x   5 3         9 3  
#21 Clemson   4 4         8 4  
Wake Forest   3 5         4 7  
NC State   3 5         7 5  
Maryland   3 5         5 6  
Coastal Division
#7 Virginia Tech x   7 1         11 2  
#17 Miami   6 2         9 3  
Georgia Tech   5 3         7 5  
North Carolina   4 4         5 6  
Virginia   3 5         7 5  
Duke   0 8         1 10  

Championship: Florida State 27, Virginia Tech 22
† – BCS representative as conference champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2005 Boston College Eagles football team represented Boston College during the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. Boston College was in their first year 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. Their offense included QB#12 Matt Ryan, QB#10 Chris Crane, RB#32 Andre Callender (SO), WR#2 Brandon Robinson, WR#84 Kevin Challenger (SO), RB#16 Brian Toal, RB#28 A.J. Brooks (SO), WR#13 Taylor Sele (JR), WR#82 Jason Lilly (JR), and WR#7 Will Adrian (FR).

Schedule[edit]

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Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 3:30 PM at BYU* #22 LaVell Edwards StadiumProvo, UT ABC W 20–3   58,108
September 10 12:30 PM Army* #19 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ESPN Classic W 44–7   40,166
September 17 7:45 PM #8 Florida State #17 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ESPN L 17–28   44,500
September 24 12:00 PM at Clemson Memorial StadiumClemson, SC JPS W 16–13 OT  77,684
October 1 1:00 PM Ball State* #21 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA W 38–0   40,162
October 8 1:00 PM Virginia #18 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ABC W 28–17   35,286
October 15 12:00 PM Wake Forest #14 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA JPS W 35–30   33,632
October 27 7:45 PM at #3 Virginia Tech #13 Lane StadiumBlacksburg, VA ESPN L 10–30   65,115
November 5 12:00 PM at North Carolina #19 Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, NC JPS L 14–16   48,000
November 12 7:00 PM NC State Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ESPN2 W 30–10   42,826
November 19 12:00 PM at Maryland #23 Byrd StadiumCollege Park, MD JPS W 31–16   51,585
December 28 4:30 PM Boise State #19 Bronco StadiumBoise, ID (MPC Computers Bowl) ESPN W 27–21   30,493
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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