Boston University

Nickerson Field

College Stadium
285 Babcock St (at Ashford St), Boston, MA 02215, United States
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    • 5:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Sat
    • 11:00 AM–8:00 PM
  • Sun
    • 9:00 AM–9:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 7:00 PM–8:00 PM
  • Tue
    • 6:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Wed
    • 5:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Thu
    • 7:00 PM–8:00 PM

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  • What you need to know
    Takuo U.
    "where teams like the Boston Cannons and the Boston Braves"(2 Tips)
    Boston University Panhellenic Council
    "BU athletics"(2 Tips)
    Sigma Kappa BU
    "We cheer on our intramural flag football team here on Thursdays!"(2 Tips)
    BU FYI Student Blog
    "groups like Quidditch and Ultimate Frisbee practice"(2 Tips)
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  • Ben F.

    Amazing stadium to graduate in.

    Ben Feder · May 19, 2013
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  • Dean Elmore

    Hey, don't tell your friends and loved ones to meet you at the Harry Agganis statue! Everybody does that. Pick a new place - and not at Cane's!

    Dean Elmore · May 19, 2013
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  • Dean Elmore

    When you consider all caps, gowns, and tassels on the field, you could have 80 different looks/combos for your ensemble

    Dean Elmore · May 19, 2013
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  • Boston University Panhellenic Council

    Catch a season game or come out for Greek night to support BU athletics with your sisters!

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  • Boston University

    On November 8, 1997, BU played its final football game on Nickerson, defeating UMass, 33-8 in a driving rain.

    Boston University · December 18, 2012
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  • Boston University

    On September 10, 1981, BU Women's cross country coach, Joan Benoit, worked out at Nickerson Field. She became the first-ever women's Olympic marathon champion at the 1984 games in Los Angeles.

    Boston University · December 18, 2012
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  • Sigma Kappa BU

    We cheer on our intramural flag football team here on Thursdays!

    Sigma Kappa BU · October 15, 2012
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  • Boston University

    On April 17, 1962, a powder puff football team discussed strategy on the sidelines with coaches. Obviously the game plan included confusing the other team by wearing multiple numbers.

    Boston University · July 3, 2012
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  • Boston University

    On April 2, 1953, arrows were being shot toward the beloved "Jury Box" bleacher section below the right field scoreboard, where the most boisterous Braves fans used to sit.

    Boston University · July 3, 2012
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  • Luis G.

    It's hot sitting here during the day.

    Luis Garcia · May 20, 2012
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  • Peggy L.

    It is hot.......

    Peggy L · May 20, 2012
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  • BU Quidditch

    You can find the Quidditch team constantly on Nickerson practicing to dominate in World Cup!

    BU Quidditch · April 11, 2012
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  • Kappa Sigma Boston University

    Kappa Sig and Gamma Phi Beta host Kick for a Cure every fall semester at Nickerson Field!

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  • BU FYI Student Blog

    Catch a game or two at BU's athletic field. Besides our NCAA teams, groups like Quidditch and Ultimate Frisbee practice here.

    BU FYI Student Blog · March 7, 2012
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  • Boston University

    Nickerson Field was formerly Braves Field, home for the National League Boston Braves. They played the longest baseball game in history there versus the Brooklyn Dodgers. It lasted 26 innings.

    Boston University · August 24, 2010
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  • HISTORY

    This field was once home to Boston's other Major League team: the Braves who took the name in 1912. Part of the stadium's concrete wall still stands. The Braves moved to Atlanta in 1966 & remain there

    HISTORY · March 31, 2010
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  • Takuo U.

    Play soccer/sports on the field where teams like the Boston Cannons and the Boston Braves used to play!

    Takuo Urushihara · November 28, 2009
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