1951 Boston College Eagles football team

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1951 Boston College Eagles football
Conference Independent
1951 record 3–6
Head coach Mike Holovak (1st season)
Captain Mike Roarke[1]
Home stadium Braves Field
Seasons
← 1950
1952 →

The 1951 Boston College Eagles football team represented Boston College during the 1951 college football season. The Eagles were led by first-year head coach Mike Holovak and played their home games at Braves Field in Boston, Massachusetts.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result Attendance
September 21 Wake Forest Braves FieldBoston, MA L 6–20   20,587
October 5 at Ole Miss Crump StadiumMemphis, TN L 7–34   9,000
October 12 Fordham Braves Field • Boston, MA L 19–35   16,763
October 19 Detroit Braves Field • Boston, MA L 13–19   10,123
October 27 at Georgia Sanford StadiumAthens, GA L 28–35   18,000
November 2 Richmond Braves Field • Boston, MA W 21–7   5,514
November 10 at Clemson Memorial StadiumClemson, SC L 2–21   14,000
November 17 Villanova Braves Field • Boston, MA W 20–13   7,782
December 1 No. 19 Holy Cross Braves Field • Boston, MA (Rivalry) W 19–14   41,000
#Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game time.

Sources:[2][1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 2016 Boston College football media guide. p. 180.
  2. ^ "1951 Boston College Eagles Schedule and Results". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved May 10, 2018.