Birdball withstood a comeback scare, hanging on to defeat Northeastern 10-7.
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Birdball dropped all three of its weekend games to the No. 1 Cardinals following a shutout opener, a would-be comeback stopped short, and an error-filled defeat.
With 43 seconds left in the Hockey East final, Ryan Fitzgerald slapped the puck past a crowd of River Hawks. But instead of hitting the twine, it bounced off the crossbar, and the Eagles’ third-period comeback fell short.
The Eagles’ bid for a 12th Hockey East title failed against Massachusetts Lowell, mathematically ending their chances for a berth in the NCAA Tournament.
Kayla O’Connor scored five goals as the Eagles defeated Louisville, earning their first ACC victory of the year.
Mellissa Channell broke a scoreless deadlock with 16 seconds remaining in the third period, lifting No. 1 Wisconsin over the Eagles, 1-0, in the Frozen Four.
For the first time all season, BC scored first against its crosstown rivals. It set the tone for what was a dominant Eagles performance. But many will remember the final five minutes of play and its ensuing fight.
After a season of struggles against Boston University, Boston College bit back when it mattered most, shutting out the Terriers at TD Garden.
In St. Charles, Mo., the Eagles will be tasked with facing the nation’s top-ranked team in their second straight trip to the Frozen Four.