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2009-01-14 01:11:30

Long-time assistant Frank Spaziani took over as head football coach at Boston College Tuesday. Spaziani, 61, was named the Eagles' coach just eight days after Jeff Jagodzinsk was fired for interviewing for the head coaching position with the New York Jets. Spaziani has been with the Eagles for 12 seasons and has been defensive coordinator since 1999. This past season, Spaziani's defense allowed 268.1 yards per game, good for fifth best in the nation. He previously was an assistant at...

2009-01-07 14:51:59

Boston College has fired head football Coach Jeff Jagodzinski, who had met with the NFL's New York Jets about their coaching vacancy. BC Athletic Director Gene DeFilippo made the announcement Wednesday at a news conference.

2008-12-25 14:12:34

Notre Dame Coach Charlie Weiss says his team did a heck of a job ignoring Honolulu's tropical distractions to rip Hawaii 49-21 in Christmas Eve's Hawaii Bowl. Notre Dame snapped an NCAA-record nine-game bowl losing streak.

2008-12-03 13:52:09

Notre Dame officials said Wednesday that Fighting Irish Coach Charlie Weis would return for a fifth season to lead the school's football team. Notre Dame is 28-21 in four seasons under Weis, including 3-9 in 2007 and 6-6 in 2008.

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