The Eagles once had a guaranteed path to the NCAA Tournament. Now, after their seventh-straight winless game, they’re all but guaranteed to need to win the Hockey East Tournament.
Despite taking two one-goal leads, BC failed to hold off Vermont for the second night in a row. Fueled by physical play and Brian Bowen, the Catamounts forced a 2-2 tie on Senior Night in Conte Forum.
Despite owning a 3-1 lead in the third period, No. 11 BC couldn’t hang on for the win, ultimately tying Vermont, 3-3.
The Eagles’ road to repeating as Beanpot champions runs through Boston University, as the two suit up for the first round of play on Monday. To this point, BC has failed to earn a point versus its crosstown rival this season.
DURHAM, N.H. — Danny Tirone slammed his stick down in frustration, echoing the obscenities from the New Hampshire men’s hockey faithful. For the second time against Boston College, Hockey East’s infamous, often-bumbling referees hadn’t a clue whether a puck should have counted. On the first one, there was no doubt that Colin White found the…
Without a lead for the first 56 minutes of the game, Chris Calnan’s third-period goal capped off an emotional comeback for the Eagles against the Irish in their final Hockey East matchup.
DJ Recny examines how BC’s stifling defense managed to overpower the Minutemen and lead to scoring opportunities for the Eagles.
Having only one win in their last six contests, the Eagles should be looking at Friday’s matchup with the Minutemen as a must-win.
The Eagles will look to regain bragging rights over their Green Line rivals in part two of the Battle of Comm. Ave., as they face off against Boston University on Monday night.
Boston University defeated Boston College, 2-1, at Agganis Arena for the first time since David Quinn became head coach.