1992 Boston College Eagles football team

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1992 Boston College Eagles football
Boston College Eagles wordmark.png
ConferenceBig East Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 21
APNo. 21
1992 record8–3–1 (2–1–1 Big East)
Head coachTom Coughlin (2nd season)
Home stadiumAlumni Stadium
(Capacity: 32,000)
Seasons
← 1991
1993 →
1992 Big East football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 3 Miami (FL) 4 0 0     11 1 0
No. 6 Syracuse 6 1 0     10 2 0
Rutgers 4 2 0     7 4 0
No. 21 Boston College 2 1 1     8 3 1
West Virginia 2 3 1     5 4 2
Pittsburgh 1 3 0     3 9 0
Virginia Tech 1 4 0     2 8 1
Temple 0 6 0     1 10 0
  • The Big East did not crown an official champion until 1993 when full league play began.
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1992 Boston College Eagles football team represented Boston College in the 1992 NCAA Division I-A football season. The Eagles were led by second-year head coach Tom Coughlin, and played their home games at Alumni Stadium in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts. They competed as members of the Big East Conference, playing a limited conference schedule in the league's second year of football. Boston College was invited to play in the 1993 Hall of Fame Bowl, where they lost to Tennessee, 23–38.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 5RutgersW 37–20
September 12Northwestern*
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
W 49–0
September 19Navy*
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
W 28–0
September 26Michigan State*No. 25
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
W 14–0
October 3at West VirginiaNo. 22T 24–24
October 17at No. 9 Penn State*No. 20W 35–32
October 24at Tulane*No. 11W 17–13
October 31TempleNo. 11
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA
W 45–6
November 7at No. 8 Notre Dame*No. 9L 7–54
November 14No. 10 SyracuseNo. 17
  • Alumni Stadium
  • Chestnut Hill, MA (rivalry)
L 10–27
November 21at Army*No. 19W 41–24
January 1, 1993vs. No. 17 Tennessee*No. 16L 23–38
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

Source:[1]

Roster[edit]

1992 Boston College Eagles football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 13 Glenn Foley Jr
RB 30 David Green So
G 66 Pete Kendall Fr
TE 88 Gordon Laro So
TE 82 Pete Mitchell So
C 64 Tom Nalen Jr
QB 8 Jeff Ryan Fr
T 67 Ron Stone Sr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
FS 28 Charlie Brennan Sr
LB 50 Stephen Boyd So
LB 91 Dan Kerr Jr
DT 75 Nelson Long Jr
DE 59 Mike Mamula Fr
LB 53 Tom McManus Sr
DB 17 Michael Reed So
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1992 Boston College Eagles Schedule & Results". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved May 11, 2017.