Boston College Athletics Director Pat Kraft signed a contract on Friday to become Penn State’s next director of athletics. He will assume the role on July 1.
In Phil Trautwein’s two years as the Eagles’ offensive line coach, the position group produced nine total All-ACC selections.
With Chris Lindstrom as the latest example for BC, no other school has had a higher percentage (36 percent) of their draft picks come from the offensive line since 2000.
The Eagles emerged winners against Tennessee Chattanooga and Central Michigan, but also blew a lead against Penn State and fell to St. Johns and Georgia Southern at the Madeira Beach tournament in Florida.
In his youth, Ingram often pored over pictures of Mass., thinking, “You know, someday, my life’s going to look like that. I’m going to move to New England and wear khakis and penny loafers without socks, and tweed jackets, and strut around, and go out on my friends’ boats. And it’s weird…that was when I was eight and all of that has come true somehow.”
In 2014, the Eagles lost the Pinstripe Bowl on a missed extra point in overtime. Four years later, head coach Steve Addazio and Co. will get the chance to avenge their heartbreaking defeat.
The Lady Lions drained some late free throws to give Penn State a 60-56 victory despite a career-high 29 points from BC center Mariella Fasoula.