BC to host Penn State in Challenge

Boston College will host Penn State in Conte Forum on Nov. 30 in the 13th annual Big Ten-ACC Challenge, the conferences and ESPN announced today.

ESPN, ESPN2, ESPNU and ESPN3.com will combine to televise all 12 games of the two-day event, one more than in the previous 12 challenges.

The game will mark the Eagles' sixth appearance in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge. BC is the only undefeated team in challenge play.

The game will mark the 12th meeting between BC and Penn State, with the Eagles holding a 6-5 lead in the series. The Eagles won the most recent contest, an 88-65 home victory on Nov. 21, 2001.