Boston College Eagles (3-1)
Virginia Tech Hokies (2-1)
Last week, for the second straight week, the Eagles experienced late fourth quarter drama. This time the ball sailed (right) in their favor. It may be another close game this week as BC travels to Blacksburg to take on the 23rd ranked Hokies.
Lane Stadium/Worsham Field, Blacksburg, VA
Saturday, October 17th, 2020
Kickoff set for 8:00 PM EST
How to Watch
The game is going to be broadcast on the new ACC Network, which can be accessed on some cable networks. The game will also be available to those subscribed to the ACC Network via the ESPN app. The ACC Network is also available to those with subscriptions to Hulu + Live TV, YouTube TV, Sling TV, Charter/Spectrum TV, or Playstation VUE. You can find a TV provider with ACC Network by going on GetACC.com.
How to Listen
Coverage on the Boston College Learfield IMG Sports Network begins at 5:30 p.m. with Jon Meterparel, Pete Cronan and Scott Mutryn. Fans can listen to the game locally on WEEI 93.7 FM, nationally on TuneIn and on Sirius channel 134, XM channel 382 and online via SiriusXM channel 973.
How to Follow Along on Twitter
For complete coverage, follow @bcinterruption to get every soaring high and heart wrenching low.
For the second week in a row the Eagles enter their matchup as the underdog, with the Hokies being a 12 point favorites. The money line according to ESPN.com is BC +340 and Virginia Tech -420. The Over/Under is 62.
The Hokies have been devastated by absences due to either injury or Covid, yet this is a team that still nearly completed a massive comeback against (now top 10 ranked) UNC. Virginia Tech hasn’t scored under 30 points in any game this season, meaning we are likely in for another shoot-out. Look for Phil Jurkovec to continue to put up big numbers while hoping the defense can get a turnover or two in key situations.
Take a look at our in-depth game preview on the homepage as well!