With a new starting quarterback in Dennis Grosel, BC welcomes in an N.C. State side that has struggled offensively with replacing Ryan Finley but boasts a formidable defense.
Abe Bibas saved a goal with a goal line block and scored on a diving header, but the Eagles were outshot 14-7 and did not register a shot for the final 28 minutes in their ACC Tournament loss to the Wolfpack.
The Eagles were led on Sunday by Jewel Strawberry’s 14 kills, while McKenna Goss recorded 11 kills and one block in a losing effort against the Wolfpack on Friday.
In a game plagued by miscues on both sides, the Eagles spoiled a great defensive performance in a 17-14 loss to the Wolfpack on Saturday.
Johnny Piedmonte improved to 7-0 after tossing five strong innings in a 6-1 win against the Eagles in the ACC Tournament.
Ky Bowman and Jerome Robinson continued their scoring dominance in the ACC, taking down Dennis Smith, Jr. and the Wolfpack at Conte Forum.
Steve Addazio’s club proved it has plenty of fight left in it. Now the Eagles have to finish the job and make a bowl game.
First, Darius Wade was sidelined by an ankle injury. Then, it was graduate transfer Patrick Towles. Now, he has a chance to give BC its first ACC win in nearly two years.
The Eagles are off to a roaring start, taking down the Wolfpack twice in a best-of-three series.