ABC Sports To Televise BC-West Virginia Football
June 27, 2001
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. - The Boston College vs. West Virginia football game on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2001, will be televised on a regional basis by ABC Sports with a 12:00 p.m. kickoff at Alumni Stadium.
The game will be part of a college football tripleheader on ABC, the new national network home of BIG EAST football, and the other game in that timeslot will be the North Carolina vs. Maryland matchup. Exact regional distribution will be announced at a later date.
Three of Boston College's first four games will be televised as ABC will handle the West Virginia game, Fox Sports Net will televise the Boston College at Stanford game on Sept. 8 at 10 p.m. Eastern time (7:00 p.m. Pacific) and the Army at BC game on Sept. 29 will be at 12:00 p.m. with ESPN Regional as the television entity (seen locally in the Boston area on WCVB-TV Channel 5).
Here's an updated look at the 2001 Boston College football schedule with times and television plans:
Date Opp. Time Television Sep. 1 WEST VIRGINIA 12:00 p.m. ABC Sep. 8 at Stanford 10:00 p.m. Fox Sports Net Sep. 22 at Navy 12:00 p.m. None Sep. 29 ARMY 12:00 p.m. ESPN Regional Oct. 6 TEMPLE 12:00 p.m. TBA Oct. 13 at Vir. Tech TBA TBA Oct. 20 PITTSBURGH 12:00 p.m. TBA Oct. 27 NOTRE DAME TBA TBA Nov. 10 MIAMI (FLA.) TBA TBA Nov. 17 at Rutgers TBA TBA Nov. 24 at Syracuse TBA TBAAll times are Eastern and subject to change