List of Boston College Eagles football seasons

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The 1893 Boston College football team.

The Boston College Eagles college football team competes as part of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Football Bowl Subdivision, representing Boston College in the Atlantic Division of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). Boston College has played their home games at Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts since 1957.[1] Boston College claims one national championship in 1940, though the NCAA doesn't recognize it, and have played in 22 Bowl Games, winning 13. With 626 wins over 120 seasons of football, Boston College ranks 51st all-time in win-loss records in the NCAA.[2] Boston College played as an Independent until joining the Big East Conference in 1991. Boston College later joined the Atlantic Coast Conference in 2004.

Seasons[edit]

National Champions dagger Conference Champions * Division Champions double-dagger Bowl game berth ^
Season Head coach Season results Bowl result< Final ranking
Conference finish Division finish
[A 1]
Wins Losses Ties[A 2] Associated Press Poll
[A 3]
Coaches' Poll
[A 4]
Boston College Eagles
1893 Joseph Drum Independent 3 3 0 N/A N/A
1894 William Nagle 1 6 0 N/A N/A
1895 Joseph Lawless 2 4 2 N/A N/A
1896 Frank Carney 5 2 0 N/A N/A
1897 John Dunlop 4 3 0 N/A N/A
1898 2 5 1 N/A N/A
1899 8 1 1 N/A N/A
Boston College did not field a football team for the 1900 season
1901 John Dunlop 2 7 0 N/A N/A
1902 Arthur White 0 8 0 N/A N/A
Boston College did not field a football team for the 1903-07 seasons
1908 Joe Reilly & Joe Kenney 2 4 2 N/A N/A
1909 Charles McCarthy 3 4 1 N/A N/A
1910 James Hart 0 4 2 N/A N/A
1911 Joseph Courtney 0 7 0 N/A N/A
1912 William Joy 2 4 1 N/A N/A
1913 4 3 1 N/A N/A
1914 Stephen Mahoney 5 4 0 N/A N/A
1915 3 4 0 N/A N/A
1916 Charles Brickley 6 2 0 N/A N/A
1917 6 2 0 N/A N/A
1918 Frank Morrissey 5 2 0 N/A N/A
1919 Frank Cavanaugh 5 3 0 N/A N/A
1920 8 0 0 N/A N/A
1921 4 3 1 N/A N/A
1922 6 2 1 N/A N/A
1923 7 1 1 N/A N/A
1924 6 3 0 N/A N/A
1925 6 2 0 N/A N/A
1926 6 0 2 N/A N/A
1927 D. Leo Daley 4 4 0 N/A N/A
1928 Joe McKenney 9 0 0 N/A N/A
1929 7 2 1 N/A N/A
1930 5 5 0 N/A N/A
1931 6 4 0 N/A N/A
1932 4 2 2 N/A N/A
1933 8 1 0 N/A N/A
1934 5 4 0 N/A N/A
1935 Dinny McNamara (4 Games) & Harry Downes (5 Games) 6 3 0 N/A N/A
1936 Gil Dobie 6 1 2 N/A
1937 4 4 1 N/A
1938 6 1 2 N/A
1939 Frank Leahy 9 2 0 Lost 1940 Cotton Bowl Classic against Clemson Tigers, 6–3 ^ 11 N/A
1940 dagger* 11 0 0 Won 1941 Sugar Bowl against Tennessee Volunteers, 19–13 ^ 5 N/A
1941 Denny Myers 7 3 0 N/A
1942 8 2 0 Lost 1943 Orange Bowl against Alabama Crimson Tide, 37–21 ^ 8 N/A
1943 Moody Sarno 4 0 1 N/A
1944 4 3 0 N/A
1945 4 5 0 N/A
1946 Denny Myers 6 3 0 N/A
1947 5 4 0 N/A
1948 5 2 2 N/A
1949 4 4 1 N/A
1950 0 9 1
1951 Mike Holovak 3 6 0
1952 4 4 1
1953 5 3 1
1954 8 1 0
1955 5 2 1
1956 5 4 1
1957 7 2 0
1958 7 3 0
1959 5 4 0
1960 Ernie Hefferle 3 6 1
1961 4 6 0
1962 Jim Miller 8 2 0
1963 6 3 0
1964 6 3 0
1965 6 4 0
1966 4 6 0
1967 4 6 0
1968 Joe Yukica 6 3 0
1969 5 4 0
1970 8 2 0
1971 9 2 0
1972 4 7 0
1973 7 4 0
1974 8 3 0
1975 7 4 0
1976 8 3 0
1977 6 5 0
1978 Ed Chlebek 0 11 0
1979 5 6 0
1980 7 4 0
1981 Jack Bicknell 5 6 0
1982 8 3 1 Lost 1982 Tangerine Bowl against Auburn Tigers, 33–26 ^
1983 9 3 0 Lost 1983 Liberty Bowl against Notre Dame Fighting Irish, 19–18 ^ 19 20
1984 10 2 0 Won 1985 Cotton Bowl Classic against Houston Cougars, 45–28 ^ 5 4
1985 4 8 0
1986 9 3 0 Won 1986 Hall of Fame Bowl against Georgia Bulldogs, 27–24 ^ 19 18
1987 5 6 0
1988 3 8 0
1989 2 9 0
1990 4 7 0
1991 Tom Coughlin Big East Conference 7th 4 7 0
1992 3rd 8 3 1 Lost 1993 Hall of Fame Bowl against Tennessee Volunteers, 38–23 ^ 21 21
1993 3rd 9 3 0 Won 1994 Blockbuster Bowl against Virginia Cavaliers, 31–13 ^ 13 12
1994 Dan Henning 5th 7 4 1 Won 1994 Aloha Bowl against Kansas State Wildcats, 12–7 ^ 23 22
1995 4th 4 8 0
1996 6th 5 7
1997 Tom O’Brien 5th 4 7
1998 5th 4 7
1999 3rd 8 4 Lost 1999 Insight.com Bowl against Colorado Buffaloes, 28–62 ^
2000 5th 7 5 Won 2000 Aloha Bowl against Arizona State Sun Devils, 38–17 ^
2001 3rd 8 4 Won 2001 Music City Bowl against Georgia Bulldogs, 20–16 ^ 21 23
2002 4th 9 4 Won 2002 Motor City Bowl against Toledo Rockets, 51–25 ^
2003 5th 8 5 Won 2003 San Francisco Bowl against Colorado State Rams, 35–21 ^
2004 1st 9 3 Won 2004 Continental Tire Bowl against North Carolina Tar Heels, 37–24 ^ 21 21
2005 Atlantic Coast Conference T-1st 9 3 Won 2005 MPC Computers Bowl against Boise State Broncos, 27–21 ^ 18 17
2006 Tom O'Brien (Regular Season) & Frank Spaziani (Bowl Game) T-2nd 10 3 Won 2006 Meineke Car Care Bowl against Navy Midshipmen, 25–24 ^ 20 20
2007 double-dagger Jeff Jagodzinski 2nd 1st double-dagger 11 3 Won 2007 Champs Sports Bowl against Michigan State Spartans, 24–21 ^ 10 11
2008 double-dagger 2nd 1st double-dagger 9 5 Lost 2008 Music City Bowl against Vanderbilt Commodores, 16–14 ^
2009 Frank Spaziani 2nd 8 5 Lost 2009 Emerald Bowl against USC Trojans, 24–13 ^
2010 4th 7 6 Lost 2011 Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl against Nevada Wolf Pack, 20–13 ^
2011 5th 4 8
2012 6th 2 10
Total 613 443 37 (regular season games)
0 2 0 (ACC Championship Games; 2 appearances)
13 9 0 (bowl games; 34 appearances)
626 454 37 (all games)
  1. ^ The Atlantic Coast Conference introduced divisional play in 2005; the divisional winners advance to the ACC Championship Game to determine the conference champion.[3]
  2. ^ Overtime rules in college football were introduced in 1996, making ties impossible in the period since.[4]
  3. ^ The Associated Press began conducting a weekly college football poll in 1936.[5]
  4. ^ The college football coaches' was created in 1950.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Alumni Stadium". bceagles.com. CBS Interactive. Archived from the original on 14 November 2012. Retrieved 14 November 2012. 
  2. ^ NCAA Records, p. 70
  3. ^ Mitchell, Mike (18 May 2005). "College Football Landscape Will Change Drastically With Realignment for 2005". CollegeFootballPoll.com. Archived from the original on 25 May 2011. Retrieved 25 May 2011. 
  4. ^ Whiteside, Kelly (August 25, 2006). "Overtime system still excites coaches". USA Today. Archived from the original on 25 May 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2011. 
  5. ^ NCAA Records, pp. 96–99
  6. ^ "USA Today/ESPN Final Polls (Coaches)" (pdf). Football Bowl Subdivision Records. National Collegiate Athletic Association. pp. 104–105. Archived from the original on 24 May 2011. Retrieved 24 May 2011.