» Boston College returns home after back-to-back national games to host Duke on Friday, Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. 7pm from Alumni Stadium.
» The Eagles are 2-6 overall after a 13-3 loss to Connecticut in East Hartford on Saturday.
» Friday’s game will be broadcast nationally on ESPN2. Clay Matvick (play-by-play) and Rocky Boyman (analyst) is in the booth with Dawn Davenport (reporter) on the sidelines.
» Boston College Sports Network coverage begins 30 minutes before kickoff on WEEI 93.7 FM and 850 AM. Jon Meterparel (play-by-play) is joined in the conversation by former BC linebacker Pete Cronan in the booth and quarterback Scott Mutryn on the sideline.
» Boston College leads the all-time series, 5-3.
» In the first game i Jeff Hafley era, Boston College beat Duke 26-6 to open the Covid-delayed 2020 season.
» The BC defense totaled five takeaways in the last meeting, while the quarterback Phil Jurkovec passed for 300 yards in his BC debut.
» The all-time series between Boston College and Duke began in 1927 with three meetings played in Boston in consecutive years. The series was not resumed until 2006; BC’s second year in the ACC.
» Since joining the ACC for the 2005 season, BC has played 18 regular season games on a Thursday or Friday with an overall record of 10-8.
» The Eagles are 8-7 against ACC opponents on a Thursday or Friday and 5-4 specifically on Fridays with the most recent defeat being Virginia Tech, 17-3, at Alumni Stadium in 2021. BC has won four consecutive Thursday or Friday games. in conference beginning with a 35-3 win in 2017 over Florida State.