Director of Athletics Brad Bates has stepped down after a five-year tenure in which the Eagles’ for-profit sports have consistently failed to win.
The Eagles will play at Fenway Park for the second time in three years after Connecticut decided it would move its game there on Nov. 18.
The Eagles snagged another Power Five opponent—granted, one that recruits like a mid-major—when it scheduled a home-and-home series with Kansas in 2019 and 2020.
The Eagles will play former Big East rival Rutgers in a four-game series. Rutgers is the third Big Ten team to be added to BC’s future schedule.
Associate head coach Michael Stephens will take Groden’s place leading the men’s and women’s swim teams.
Boston College football will play Rutgers in a home-and-home series in 2026 and 2027.
The Eagles will host the Tigers on Sept. 25, 2021, and will travel to Columbia, Mo. on Sept. 14, 2024.
Boston College men’s basketball head coach Jim Christian has signed a one-year extension on top of his five-year contract.
The Eagles will host Temple on Sept. 29, 2018, and will go to Philadelphia on Sept. 18, 2021.
Two of the biggest legends in Boston College football history, Matt Ryan and Luke Kuechly, will receive the one of the highest honors that can be bestowed upon a player.