Alabama schedules series with Boston College

Alabama has scheduled a home-and-home series with Boston College for the 2031 and 2034 seasons.The Crimson Tide will visit Chestnut Hill, Mass., on Sept. 13, 2031, and the Eagles will come to Tuscaloosa on Sept. 16, 2034.”Our future schedules continue to fill out nicely with quality home-and-home series, many of which present us with opportunities to play opponents and go places we haven’t been to in a while or ever,” Alabama athletic director Greg Byrne said in a news release Wednesday. “The 2031 matchup in Chestnut Hill will be a great trip for our team and our fans, and we look forward to hosting the Eagles here in Tuscaloosa in 2034.”The programs will meet for the first time since 1984. Boston College holds a 3-1 lead in the series. Alabama won the first meeting, 37-21, at the 1943 Orange Bowl.