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.
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.
For the first time since January 2008, Boston College tied for the second game in a row, putting its place in the hunt for a Hockey East regular-season title in a precarious position.
The Eagles’ depth showed on Saturday night against Notre Dame. Three Different lines contributed to the six-goal outburst, which ultimately lifted BC over its storied rival.
Six different Eagles found the back of the net in a dominating victory against Hockey East’s basement dweller.
JD Dudek notched his first career hat trick as the Eagles trounced the Huskies on the road, 5-2.
The Eagles finally broke through on the power play after going 0-for-23 in their first four games, taking down NCHC opponent Colorado College, 4-1, in the home opener.
4,000 miles away from their native Finland, Julius and Jesper Mattila are looking right at home on the Kelley Rink ice with this year’s Eagles squad.