Boston College football took down Louisville thanks to efforts from backup QB Dennis Grosel and the Eagles’ strong special teams.
After a horrific Week 3 showing, most, but not all of the ACC was able to get back in the win column ahead of the latest edition of our ACC Power Rankings. Clemson still remains the clear best team, though Virginia and Wake Forest are both off to 4-0 starts.
David Bailey ran for 112 yards on 28 carries as BC controlled both sides of the line of scrimmage, holding Louisville to just 47 yards rushing on 32 carries in its 38-20 win over the Cardinals Saturday.
Freshman running back David Bailey made his first appearance since Week Two and racked up 112 yards and a touchdown in just three quarters of play, enabling BC to pull away from the Cardinals in the second half.
As soon as Clemson won the 2017 National Championship, the ACC was pronounced the best conference in college football. Since then, the league has been on the decline—and it might have just hit rock bottom this past weekend.
With a monster win over Florida State—the program’s first since 1966—Syracuse is now 3-0 and one of several mid-tier ACC teams shaking up the conference in the early stages of the 2018 campaign.