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.
With another dreadful performance on the power play, the Eagles lost to the Terriers in the Beanpot for the first time since 2007.
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.
Behind 34 saves from Jake Oettinger, the Terriers defeated the Eagles in multiple games for the first time since the 2011-12 season.
Boston University defeated Boston College, 2-1, at Agganis Arena for the first time since David Quinn became head coach.