Boston College beats Villanova 24-14
Alex Amidon had 13 catches for 146 yards and a touchdown as
Boston College recovered from a slow start to beat Villanova 24-14
on Saturday and win its first game under coach Steve Addazio.
Andre Williams ran for 114 yards on 23 carries for the Eagles
(1-0), who won just twice last season and fired coach Frank
John Robertson ran for 94 yards and passed for 158 more for
Villanova (0-1). Jamal Abdur-Rahman caught one TD pass and had a
47-yard touchdown run on a fake punt on the game’s opening
The Wildcats, a top 10 team in the Football Championship
Subdivision, also led 14-7 before Boston College scored the next 17
points. The Eagles took the lead for good on a two-play drive that
included a 36-yard pass to Bobby Wolford and a 24-yard run by
Williams to make it 21-14.