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.
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.
For the second straight night, Andie Anastos piloted an overtime victory. This time, the senior captain gathered a loose puck and flung a shot past Brittany Bulgalksi, lifting the Eagles over Northeastern and atop the Hockey East.
Two minutes into double overtime, Andie Anastos rebounded Kenzie Kent’s shot and found the back of the net, propelling BC to a 4-3 win over Vermont and sending it to Sunday’s Hockey East final.
Megan Keller scored the game-winning goal and Katie Burt registered a shutout in the Eagles’ win over the Warriors on Friday.
The Eagles dominated the Warriors in a 4-0 victory at home on Thursday afternoon to take game one of the best-of-three series.
The Eagles bounced back from a Friday loss to Providence with a convincing 3-1 victory over the Friars on Senior Day.
Providence limited the Eagles’ nation-leading power-play attack to just one special teams goal. Meanwhile, on the offensive end, the Friars lit the lamp four times, capturing a 4-1 victory over their New England rival.
The Eagles scored their first goal of the day while on the power kill, and went on to dominate their way to a 7-1 victory over Vermont.
Northeastern broke the Eagles’ 63-game unbeaten streak at Kelley Rink on Friday night, upsetting BC 2-1 in a rematch of the Beanpot Championship.