The senior running back ties a BC record with five touchdowns
Football game notes - Army at Boston College
Chase Rettig completed 19 of 29 passes for 197 yards and a career-high four touchdowns.
Football game notes -- Boston College at USC
Senior running back, sophomore defensive back help propel BC in week win over Wake Forest
Spiffy Evans talks about his experience thus far at Boston College and the upcoming game against Clemson.
EVANS' CAREER HIGHS
NOTES: Earned 2013 Phil Steele preseason All-America third-team honors as a punt return specialist; also captured All-ACC first-team accolades at the position from the publication.
2013 (JUNIOR): Played in 8 games, started two... recorded seven catches for 97 yards and one touchdown ... returned four kicks for 64 yards; averaged 16.0 yards per kickoff return ... registered 13 punt returns for 154 yards; averaged 11.8 yards per punt return ... tallied 315 all-purpose yards... scored a 22-yard touchdown on his only reception of the day against Wake Forest (Sept. 06); also returned two kickoffs for 34 yards and two punts for 25 yards (68 all-purpose yards) ... had four receptions for 63 yards and returned one punt for 28 yards against Army (Oct. 05) ... returned a kickoff for a season-long 19 yards against Villanova (Aug. 31) ... recorded a season-long punt return of 34 yards against Florida State.
2012 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in 11 games; recorded nine starts at wide receiver ... finished the season ranked second on the team with 1,165 all-purpose yards ... ranked fourth among all receivers on the team with 22 receptions for 257 yards ... enjoyed six multiple-reception games, including three four-reception performances ... returned 11 punts for 257 yards and one touchdown - an 82-yard return for touchdown against Maine (Sept. 8); averaged 25.3 yards per punt return ... registered 34 kick returns for 631 yards; averaged 18.6 yards per kickoff return ... caught four passes for 58 yards, including a season-long 36-yard reception, and one touchdown - a three-yard pass from Chase Rettig for the first of his career - in the team's 34-3 home win over the Black Bears; also recorded his first career punt return for touchdown against the Black Bears ... tallied four receptions for a season-high 70 yards against Clemson (Sept. 29) ... registered four receptions for 52 yards against Notre Dame (Nov. 10) ... posted three receptions for 26 yards at Wake Forest (Nov. 3) ... registered 179 all-purpose yards in the team's 20-17 home win over Maryland (Oct. 27); returned three punts for 109 yards, including a 72-yard return in the second quarter; returned three kickoffs for 64 yards and caught one pass for six yards in the victory ... boasted the highest single-season punt return average (25.3) in team history.
2011 (FRESHMAN): Played in 10 games; started at Clemson (Oct. 8) ... emerged as BC's primary kick returner midway through the season ... amassed 485 kick return yards in 23 attempts ... averaged 48.5 return yards per game ... returned four kickoffs for 80 yards versus Florida State (Nov. 3) ... totaled 73 kickoff return yards on three chances at Virginia Tech (Oct. 22) ... handled four kickoff returns for 81 yards against Clemson (Oct. 8) ... was second on the team with 94 all-purpose yards versus Wake Forest (Oct. 1).
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned All-State Class 2B first-team honors as a senior wide receiver at Chaminade-Madonna ... also captured Sun-Sentinel All-County honors in 2010 ... served as team captain ... totaled 1,200 receiving yards and 20 touchdowns as a senior ... recorded 40 tackles, four sacks and six interceptions on the other side of the ball ... caught 27 passes for 800 yards and 14 touchdowns in 2009; also returned two punts for scores ... led Chaminade to a 12-1 record and to the state title game as a junior ... played for Lions head coach Tim Tyrrell.
PERSONAL: Curtric Jamal Evans, born February 7, 1993 ... nicknamed "Spiffy" ... enrolled as a communications major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... is the recipient of The Philip J. McArdle '27, M.A. '28 Scholarship Fund ... Curtric is the son of Sue Funchess and Curtis Evans; has two older brothers - Deac and Curtis Jr.