Ryan, Eagles soar past Deacons

Matt Ryan threw five TD passes to lead the Boston College Eagles to a 38-28 season-opening win over the Wake Forest Demon Deacons on Saturday.

Boston College managed to cover the 6-point spread at home, while the combined score sailed OVER the posted total of 42.

Ryan made good on 32-of-52 pass attempts and garnered 406 yards for the Eagles.

Kenneth Moore caught 15 passes for 125 yards with one TD in a losing effort for Wake Forest.