BC clawed back in the second half but could not overcome Phil Jurkovec’s struggles and a dominant Seminoles passing game and fell 26-23.
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.
NC State beat Boston College football 33–7 at home after a BC second-half meltdown.
Boston College football struggled to convert on its opportunities to score against Clemson but managed a close game nonetheless.