Jurkovec went down in the third quarter with a knee injury but Dennis Grosel stepped up admirably and led BC to a 34-27 win.
While it ultimately fell to the No. 1 Tigers, Boston College football showed improvements that allude to a bright future for the Eagles.
Boston College football had a 28-13 lead going into halftime, but No. 1 Clemson came back to win in the second half 34-28.
Boston College football’s run game was finally up to snuff, and the Eagles forced three turnovers in a 48-27 win over Georgia Tech.
Boston College football notched 409 yards, including 264 on the ground, in a 48-21 dismantling of Georgia Tech in Alumni Stadium.
Boston College football recently released the depth chart for its matchup with Duke. ‘The Heights’ examine the “two-deep” ahead of the game.
Last season, BC rode a second half surge to the Pinstripe Bowl. After adding several new coaches and returning plenty of experience, the Eagles enter spring practice with an optimism unrivaled over the past few years.