Monday, April 4, 2011
Passing game highlights BC scrimmage
By Heather Dinich
Boston College quarterback Chase Rettig threw two touchdown passes on Saturday in the Eagles' first scrimmage of the spring. It was also the debut for first-year offensive coordinator Kevin Rogers.
- Rettig completed 11 of 16 passes for 171 yards.
- Dave Shinskie, who lost the starting job to Rettig last year, completed 8 of 10 passes for 97 yards and three touchdowns.
- Junior Mike Marscovetra (11-13, 86 yards) and redshirt freshman Josh Bordner (5-13, 32 yards) were also in the quarterback rotation.
- Sophomore Alex Amidon led all receivers with four catches for 79 yards and a touchdown.
- Senior Ifeanyi Momah had four catches for 74 yards and two touchdowns.
- Linebacker Luke Kuechly led the defense with eight tackles.
- Linebacker Kevin Pierre-Louis had seven tackles and a pass breakup.