There are several options for live streaming Boston College football games without cable. If you want every single channel that ACC games could appear on, DIRECTV STREAM “Choice” with its coverage of local, cable, and regional sports channels is the best option.
If you are OK with some gaps in coverage, there are cheaper solutions, such as fuboTV. When selecting a streaming service to watch BC football, ACC Network is a must. The Eagles were on ACC Network five times in 2021.
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The most important channels for Boston College fans
The ACC signed a TV deal with ESPN which runs through 2036. Under the terms of that deal, Boston College games will appear on one of four channels: ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, and the ACC Network. In the table below, which lists the live TV streaming providers that carry the channels you need to watch BC football, we have also included Boston’s regional sports networks, NBC Sports Boston and NESN, the local TV home of the Red Sox. ACC football TV channels are a bit more complicated than some leagues due to the ACC on Regional Sports Networks program which allows for some TV inventory of ACC football games to air on local regional sports networks.
|DIRECTV STREAM – Choice||DIRECTV STREAM||FuboTV Sports Lite||fuboTV||Hulu + Live TV||Orange Sports Extra||YouTube TV|
|ACC Network Extra|
|NBC Sports Boston|
$99.99 / month
$74.99 / month
$84.99 / month
$74.99 / month
$69.99 / month
$46 / month
$64.99 / month
How to watch this week’s BC football game
In the table below, we have listed the 2022 Boston College Football TV schedule, as well as the live TV streaming services that carry each game.
Live streaming BC football: our top picks
Hulu + Live TV offers a lot of value for BC football fans. First, the platform carries ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, and the ACC Network, as well as the ESPN+ bundle, all in the base package. This gets you all the channels you need to live stream the Eagles.
If you are a Boston sports fan beyond just Eagles football, Hulu also carries NBC Sports Boston in the base package for watching the Celtics and Bruins during the regular season.
DIRECTV STREAM “Choice” carries ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, and the ACC Network, which covers your bases for watching ACC Football. If you also want to watch the Red Sox this season live online, DIRECTV STREAM “Choice” is one of two live TV streaming services to carry NESN, the regional sports network that broadcasts the Red Sox regular season to local fans.
DIRECTV STREAM “Choice” also carries NBC Sports Boston for streaming the Celtics and Bruins.
fuboTV carries all the channels you need to live stream Boston College football and is our top pick for watching the Patriots. fuboTV also carries NBC Sports Boston and NESN, which makes the platform an excellent option for Boston sports fans.
An upgrade to the “Sports Lite” package is required if you want to access the slate of ACC football games that air on ESPNU.
YouTube TV is a leading streaming service that offers an excellent library of 4K programming and all the channels you need to live stream Boston College. NBC Sports Boston is included in the base package.
Want to save some money and still get most Boston College football games? Sling TV Orange + Sports Extra is a viable option. Although Sling doesn’t carry ABC, and doesn’t offer any regional sports networks, you can get ESPN, ESPN2, and ACC Network with this package at a competitive price.