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Take Ten: Quarterback Anthony Brown

Get to know the Eagles' quarterback with these ten fast facts.

Class: Redshirt Freshman

Hometown: Cliffwood, NJ

Roster Number: 13

High School Stats: Threw 58 career touchdowns and amassed 4,496 passing yards as a two-year starter at St. John Vianney.

Decisions, Decisions: Brown received 14 college offers, including Virginia Tech, Wake Forest, Northwestern, and Syracuse. On May 22, 2015, the New Jersey native committed to BC as a dual-threat quarterback, and never wavered since.

Education: Enrolled in the Lynch School of Education as an applied psychology and human development major.

A Little Competition: Head Coach Steve Addazio named Brown the starter over graduate student Darius Wade right before BC’s season opener at Northern Illinois.

Starting Strong: In his first collegiate game at NIU on Sept. 9, Brown threw for 191 yards and two touchdowns.

The Holy War: Against the Irish, Brown threw for 215 yards and two touchdowns.

Addazio is excited about #13: “You couldn’t get excited watching Anthony Brown play today? Of course you could. He bounced right back against a marquee opponent in a big-time atmosphere and performed,” said Addazio, following Saturday’s 49-21 loss to Notre Dame.





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