The Fenway Park visit will be the second for the Eagles in three seasons with a 7 p.m. kickoff and live national television coverage on CBS Sports Network.
This will be the first football game at Fenway Park for UConn and the 77th for Boston College. The game was originally scheduled to be played at UConn in East Hartford prior to moving the game to Fenway Park.
Boston College shutout UConn 30-0 in the last meeting between the two schools on Nov. 19, 2016 at Alumni Stadium. The Eagles are 11-0-2 all-time against UConn and 6-0-1 in Chestnut Hill against the Huskies. BC has won the last 10 meetings and outscored the Huskies, 297-59.
Ticket sales for this event are being handled by Fenway Sports Management and are on sale now at: www.redsox.com/gridiron.
The remainder of the 2017 television schedule and game times will be announced on a 12-day or six-day window starting in September.
2017 Boston College Schedule
Friday, Sept. 1 at Northern Illinois (9:30 p.m., CBS Sports Network)
Saturday, Sept. 9 Wake Forest* (1 p.m., ACC Network Extra)
Saturday, Sept. 16 Notre Dame (Noon, ABC or ESPN)
Saturday, Sept. 23 at Clemson*
Saturday, Sept. 30 Central Michigan
Saturday, Oct. 7 Virginia Tech*
Saturday, Oct. 14 at Louisville*
Saturday, Oct. 21 at Virginia*
Friday, Oct. 27 Florida State* (8 p.m., ESPN)
Saturday, Nov. 11 NC State*
Saturday, Nov. 18 at Connecticut (7 p.m., CBS Sports Network, Fenway Park)
Saturday, Nov. 25 at Syracuse*
*Denotes ACC game
Home games at Alumni Stadium in bold