2005 Boston College Eagles football team

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2005 Boston College Eagles football
ACC Atlantic Division co-champion
MPC Computers Bowl champion
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
BCSNo. 19
CoachesNo. 17
APNo. 18
2005 record9–3 (5–3 ACC)
Head coachTom O'Brien (9th season)
CaptainMathias Kiwanuka
CaptainPatrick Ross[1]
Home stadiumAlumni Stadium
(Capacity: 44,500)
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Atlantic Division
No. 23 Florida State xy$   5 3         8 5  
No. 18 Boston College x   5 3         9 3  
No. 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
No. 7 Virginia Tech x   7 1         11 2  
No. 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.

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Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 3 3:30 PM at BYU* No. 22 LaVell Edwards StadiumProvo, Utah ABC W 20–3   58,108
September 10 12:30 PM Army* No. 19 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, Massachusetts ESPN Classic W 44–7   40,166
September 17 7:45 PM No. 8 Florida State No. 17 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, Massachusetts ESPN L 17–28   44,500
September 24 12:00 PM at Clemson Memorial StadiumClemson, South Carolina JPS W 16–13 OT  77,684
October 1 1:00 PM Ball State* No. 21 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, Massachusetts W 38–0   40,162
October 8 1:00 PM Virginia No. 18 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, Massachusetts ABC W 28–17   35,286
October 15 12:00 PM Wake Forest No. 14 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, Massachusetts JPS W 35–30   33,632
October 27 7:45 PM at No. 3 Virginia Tech No. 13 Lane StadiumBlacksburg, Virginia (Rivalry) ESPN L 10–30   65,115
November 5 12:00 PM at North Carolina No. 19 Kenan Memorial StadiumChapel Hill, North Carolina JPS L 14–16   48,000
November 12 7:00 PM NC State Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, Massachusetts ESPN2 W 30–10   42,826
November 19 12:00 PM at Maryland No. 23 Byrd StadiumCollege Park, Maryland JPS W 31–16   51,585
December 28 4:30 PM Boise State No. 19 Bronco StadiumBoise, Idaho (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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