The 2021 Military Bowl between Boston College football and East Carolina has been canceled due to COVID-19 issues within BC’s program.
Cobb previously served as the director of academic and membership affairs at the NCAA and also has experience working in the ACC.
Boston College men’s basketball recently hired Earl Grant as its new head coach. Grant spent the last seven seasons as head coach at College of Charleston.
Since the 1930s, Black athletes, coaches, and athletic administrators have frequently led the fight against racial discrimination at BC.