Who is Phil Jurkovec?

Ray Olivier

Anchor Staff

Following their 51-0 victory over Colgate University, the Boston College Eagles were off to a hot start. Former Notre Dame transfer Phil Jurkovec, was under center for the Eagles to begin his second season in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts.

Coming off an impressive first year with Boston College (BC), where he completed 61% of his passes with 17 touchdowns and a quarterback (QB) rating of 138.7 in just 11 games. The junior from Pittsburgh carried that success into the blowout over Colgate where he threw for 325 yards and three touchdowns while completing 67.9% of throws made.