Team preview: Boston College

Blue Ribbon Yearbook previews the 2009-10 season, exclusively on Insider

Updated: October 20, 2009, 10:29 AM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)


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 transfersnot 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.