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Team preview: Boston College

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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)

COACH AND PROGRAM

Al Skinner can't remember ever coaching a team without any newcomers.
But that's what he'll do this season at Boston College.

His Eagles have no incoming freshmen, no transfers—not even a red-shirt joining the roster. Skinner will coach the same team he coached last season -- minus second-team All-ACC guard Tyrese Rice.