A noon kickoff for the FSU game makes it clear: in future years, the Red Bandanna Game should always be scheduled as close to Sept. 11 as possible.
In an emphatic win against Syracuse, BC football’s offensive line paved the way for a dominant performance both running and throwing the ball. The Eagles finished the game with a program-record 691 total yards.
Aside from No. 4 Clemson, it’s clear that every team in the ACC is capable of beating every other, after a week that saw Pittsburgh lose to Miami and Wake Forest barely escape an upset at home against Florida State.
With the Eagles in the midst of a dominant six-game win streak, head coach Kelly Doton has finally found a winning formula, one that includes a dominant defense and a suddenly potent attack led by freshman Margo Carlin.
The Eagles took the lead three times, but conceded an equalizer in the 88th minute and had to settle for a 3-3 draw with Wake Forest on Senior Day.
Amanda West scored the game-winning goal in the 94th minute, helping Pittsburgh beat the Eagles, 2-1, in overtime Thursday to notch their first ACC win in three years and one day.
Thanks to a game-high 19 kills from Clare Naughton, the Eagles beat Wake Forest, 3-1, to move to 4-0 in conference play for the first time since joining the ACC in 2005.
Anthony Brown left the game with a knee injury in the second quarter and Dennis Grosel threw three touchdown passes in relief, but the Eagles allowed 664 total yards in a 41-39 loss to Louisville.