2006 Boston College Eagles football team

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2006 Boston College Eagles football
Meineke Car Care Bowl champion
Conference Atlantic Coast Conference
Ranking
BCS No. 23
Coaches No. 20
AP No. 20
2006 record 10–3 (5–3 ACC)
Head coach Tom O'Brien (10th year)
Frank Spaziani (interim, bowl game)
Captain Josh Beekman
Captain Jo-Lonn Dunbar
Captain Matt Ryan[1]
Home stadium Alumni Stadium
(Capacity: 44,500)
Seasons
← 2005
2007 →
2006 ACC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Atlantic Division
No. 18 Wake Forest x$   6 2         11 3  
No. 20 Boston College   5 3         10 3  
Maryland   5 3         9 4  
Clemson   5 3         8 5  
Florida State   3 5         7 6  
NC State   2 6         3 9  
Coastal Division
Georgia Tech x   7 1         9 5  
No. 19 Virginia Tech   6 2         10 3  
Virginia   4 4         5 7  
Miami   3 5         7 6  
North Carolina   2 6         3 9  
Duke   0 8         0 12  

Championship: Wake Forest 9, Georgia Tech 6
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2006 Boston College Eagles football team represented Boston College during the 2006 NCAA Division I FBS football season. Boston College competed 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.

Schedule[edit]

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Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 6:00 PM at Central Michigan* Kelly/Shorts StadiumMount Pleasant, MI ESPN2 W 31–24   25,418
September 9 3:30 PM No. 12 Clemson Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ABC W 34–33 2OT  44,500
September 16 12:00 PM BYU* No. 25 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ESPN2 W 30–23 2OT  40,233
September 23 8:00 PM at NC State No. 21 Carter–Finley StadiumRaleigh, NC ESPN2 L 38–13   57,583
September 30 1:00 PM Maine* Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ESPN360 W 22–0   41,162
October 12 7:30 PM No. 22 Virginia Tech Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA (Rivalry) ESPN W 22–3   44,500
October 21 3:30 PM at Florida State No. 21 Doak Campbell StadiumTallahassee, FL ABC W 24–19   83,043
October 28 1:00 PM Buffalo* No. 17 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ESPN360 W 41–0   14,682
November 4 7:00 PM at No. 13 Wake Forest No. 16 Groves StadiumWinston-Salem, NC ESPN2 L 14–21   32,633
November 11 7:00 PM Duke No. 22 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ESPNU W 28–3   42,326
November 18 12:00 PM No. 21 Maryland No. 20 Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ESPN W 38–16   44,500
November 23 7:30 PM at Miami No. 18 Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL ESPN L 14–17   23,308
December 30 1:00 vs. Navy No. 23 Bank of America StadiumCharlotte, NC (Meinke Car Care Bowl) ESPN W 25–24   52,303
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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