With the 2021 college football season coming to a close, Boston College fans were unable to celebrate a bowl victory due to COVID-19, but were able to celebrate its current draft-eligible players highlighted by offensive guard Zion Johnson. Johnson composed a stellar 2021 season, and his postseason awards piled on in surplus amounts.
Boston College football faces East Carolina for its first meeting all-time in the 2021 Military Bowl. For the first time in his BC tenure, head coach Jeff Hafley goes bowling.
Phil Jurkovec had moments of greatness, BC ground the game to a halt through Pat Garwo, and the offensive line finally found some traction.
Quarterback Phil Jurkovec made his return to the field, and Boston College football earned a 17–3 win over Virginia Tech.
Boston College football dropped its fourth straight ACC game thanks to a struggling offensive line and a quarterbacking deficit.