Familiar Foes: In addition to meeting in the 2009 NCAA Championship Game and last year's ACC/Big Ten Challenge, Michigan State and North Carolina played in the first two Challenges (1999 and 2000) with the Spartans winning both games. North Carolina won both games last year.
First-Ever Meeting: Minnesota and Miami will square off in the first meeting between the two programs.
Boston College Eagles
Atlantic Coast Conference (22-11, 9-7)
Thursday & Saturday, March 26 and 28, 2009
TD Banknorth Garden
Host: Boston College
Preview & Prediction: By Raphielle Johnson
February 8th, 2009 by Shawn Siegel
February 6th, 2009 by Shawn Siegel
January 30th, 2009 by Shawn Siegel
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